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Highest Paying Cities for Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

The top 69 highest paying cities for aerospace engineering and operations technicians (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of aerospace engineering and operations technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $88,640, Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington is the highest paying city for aerospace engineering and operations technicians. It is followed by Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington (average annual salary $88,640). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of aerospace engineering and operations technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 69 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$88,640
370
2 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$88,640
370
3 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$83,530
50
4 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$79,940
220
5 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$74,900
120
6 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$74,640
40
7 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$74,620
100
8 California-Lexington Park, USA
$74,200
60
9 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$74,040
70
10 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$74,020
50
11 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$73,670
110
12 Boulder, Colorado
$73,590
150
13 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$73,200
80
14 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$72,030
n/a
15 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$71,800
650
16 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$71,560
920
17 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$71,320
390
18 Tucson, Arizona
$71,290
n/a
19 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$71,220
310
20 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$70,780
740
21 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$70,640
120
22 Urban Honolulu, USA
$70,570
30
23 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$69,920
640
24 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$69,840
60
25 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$69,590
40
26 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$69,390
110
27 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$67,610
70
28 Jacksonville, Florida
$67,570
40
29 St Louis, Missouri
$67,470
90
30 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$66,430
130
31 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$65,100
200
32 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$64,810
n/a
33 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$64,650
100
34 Wichita, Kansas
$64,550
510
35 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$63,810
100
36 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$63,730
230
37 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$62,650
460
38 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$62,620
740
39 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$61,960
40
40 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$60,800
400
41 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$60,770
100
42 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$60,390
240
43 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$60,290
n/a
44 Salt Lake City, Utah
$59,810
60
45 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$59,210
240
46 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$59,050
110
47 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$58,590
80
48 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$58,480
70
49 Dayton, Ohio
$58,470
80
50 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, Florida
$58,210
50
51 Huntsville, Alabama
$58,120
340
52 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$56,770
60
53 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$56,770
70
54 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$56,590
n/a
55 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$56,570
n/a
56 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$56,100
60
57 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$55,320
50
58 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$55,040
n/a
59 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$55,010
n/a
60 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$53,670
220
61 Waco, Texas
$53,600
280
62 North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$53,210
n/a
63 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$52,110
90
64 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$51,650
410
65 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$50,400
340
66 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$49,100
n/a
67 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$48,760
40
68 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$48,260
80
69 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$45,670
40
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