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Highest Paying Cities for Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

The top 41 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 $88,900, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania is the highest paying city for aerospace engineering and operations technicians. It is followed by Baltimore-Towson, Maryland (average annual salary $79,640). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of aerospace engineering and operations technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 41 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$88,900
70
2 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$79,640
200
3 Boulder, Colorado
$77,200
110
4 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$74,640
40
5 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$74,470
230
6 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$74,040
60
7 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$73,670
110
8 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$73,440
90
9 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$73,210
220
10 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$72,750
840
11 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$72,750
840
12 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$72,690
240
13 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$72,680
n/a
14 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$71,560
920
15 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$71,500
600
16 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$70,810
670
17 Huntsville, Alabama
$69,980
120
18 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$69,840
60
19 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$69,390
110
20 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$69,270
140
21 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$69,030
310
22 St Louis, Missouri
$67,470
90
23 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$63,810
100
24 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$63,730
230
25 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$63,120
80
26 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$61,960
40
27 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$61,330
90
28 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$60,180
200
29 Wichita, Kansas
$59,530
400
30 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$58,590
80
31 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$58,380
480
32 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, Florida
$58,210
50
33 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$57,780
510
34 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$56,770
70
35 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$56,590
n/a
36 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$56,570
n/a
37 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$56,100
60
38 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$53,960
240
39 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$52,110
90
40 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$48,260
80
41 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$47,500
260
See also: Highest paying industries for aerospace engineering and operations technicians.