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Highest Paying Cities for Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate

The top 100 highest paying cities for appraisers and assessors of real estate (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 appraisers and assessors of real estate in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $95,280, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for appraisers and assessors of real estate. It is followed by San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California (average annual salary $86,660). 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 appraisers and assessors of real estate in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$95,280
190
2 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$86,660
590
3 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$85,710
1,060
4 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$84,170
550
5 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$83,510
390
6 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$83,460
650
7 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$82,720
40
8 Anchorage, Alaska
$82,450
70
9 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$80,910
220
10 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$79,980
1,890
11 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$79,930
290
12 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$79,600
650
13 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$79,370
30
14 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$78,610
360
15 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$77,000
220
16 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$76,330
370
17 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$76,160
860
18 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$75,800
70
19 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$75,800
400
20 Manchester, New Hampshire
$75,610
60
21 Fresno, California
$75,020
70
22 Salinas, California
$74,730
n/a
23 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$73,560
380
24 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$73,160
50
25 College Station-Bryan, Texas
$72,800
60
26 Lincoln, Nebraska
$72,610
80
27 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$72,230
30
28 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$72,180
810
29 Tacoma, Washington
$70,680
110
30 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$70,110
40
31 New Haven, Connecticut
$69,880
60
32 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$69,850
n/a
33 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$69,660
110
34 Ocean City, New Jersey
$69,320
40
35 Boulder, Colorado
$69,310
80
36 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$68,790
50
37 Visalia-Porterville, California
$68,650
40
38 Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$68,610
50
39 Tyler, Texas
$68,130
100
40 Salem, Oregon
$67,930
150
41 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$67,750
570
42 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$67,750
390
43 Dayton, Ohio
$67,260
60
44 Longview, Texas
$66,920
70
45 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$66,610
100
46 Framingham, Massachusetts
$66,420
30
47 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$65,960
250
48 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$65,630
30
49 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$65,330
240
50 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$64,950
1,620
51 Waco, Texas
$64,280
90
52 Wilmington, New Jersey
$64,230
150
53 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$63,940
150
54 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$63,780
50
55 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$63,470
270
56 Charlottesville, Virginia
$62,830
40
57 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$62,700
420
58 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$62,140
420
59 Modesto, California
$61,680
30
60 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$61,580
1,830
61 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$61,490
410
62 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$61,440
490
63 Asheville, North Carolina
$61,240
80
64 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$61,180
1,160
65 Rochester, Minnesota
$60,900
60
66 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$60,700
80
67 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$60,190
130
68 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$60,130
280
69 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$59,730
120
70 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$59,520
1,570
71 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$59,510
1,180
72 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$59,030
n/a
73 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$59,010
240
74 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$58,990
80
75 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$58,650
1,410
76 Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$58,590
50
77 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$58,390
2,730
78 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$58,190
70
79 Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$58,160
80
80 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$58,060
50
81 Springfield, Massachusetts
$58,030
120
82 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$57,930
30
83 Duluth, Wisconsin
$57,840
40
84 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$57,750
420
85 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$57,660
940
86 Peabody, Massachusetts
$57,510
30
87 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$57,170
520
88 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$56,960
500
89 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$56,920
40
90 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$56,870
210
91 Roanoke, Virginia
$56,870
130
92 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$56,620
150
93 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$56,530
40
94 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$56,410
80
95 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$56,260
250
96 Tuscaloosa, Alabama
$56,190
40
97 Fargo, North Dakota
$56,130
60
98 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$56,120
50
99 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$55,980
60
100 Ames, Iowa
$55,970
30
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