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Highest Paying Cities for Architectural and Engineering Managers

The top 100 highest paying cities for architectural and engineering managers (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 architectural and engineering managers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $174,650, San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California is the highest paying city for architectural and engineering managers. It is followed by Vallejo-Fairfield, California (average annual salary $173,300). 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 architectural and engineering managers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Architectural and Engineering Managers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$174,650
5,660
2 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$173,300
140
3 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$173,040
4,170
4 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$170,900
200
5 Framingham, Massachusetts
$170,740
820
6 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$169,760
2,590
7 Boulder, Colorado
$168,010
550
8 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$167,720
130
9 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$165,430
1,210
10 Los Alamos County, New Mexico
$163,790
200
11 Camden, New Jersey
$162,390
380
12 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$162,390
2,060
13 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$162,130
5,510
14 Nashua, New Hampshire
$160,030
560
15 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$159,760
550
16 Pueblo, Colorado
$159,620
30
17 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$159,320
5,550
18 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$159,110
8,820
19 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$157,680
260
20 Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, South Carolina
$157,670
50
21 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$156,700
180
22 Longview, Texas
$156,390
40
23 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$156,250
2,720
24 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$156,170
310
25 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$155,960
7,000
26 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$155,730
4,590
27 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$155,680
1,440
28 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$155,670
770
29 Lafayette, Indiana
$155,550
150
30 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$155,180
2,890
31 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$154,550
3,000
32 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$154,220
3,310
33 Salinas, California
$153,340
70
34 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$152,900
860
35 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$152,540
1,110
36 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$151,880
940
37 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$151,670
4,120
38 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$151,360
2,870
39 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$151,090
1,230
40 Peoria, Illinois
$150,830
730
41 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$150,640
140
42 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$150,510
2,970
43 St Marys County, Maryland
$150,440
130
44 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$150,330
210
45 Corpus Christi, Texas
$150,210
220
46 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$150,180
2,850
47 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$150,120
3,610
48 Wilmington, New Jersey
$149,960
380
49 San Rafael, USA
$149,860
110
50 California-Lexington Park, USA
$149,490
200
51 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$149,450
1,390
52 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$149,330
5,310
53 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$149,010
330
54 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$148,940
980
55 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$148,880
320
56 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$148,770
590
57 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$148,740
300
58 Binghamton, New York
$148,660
110
59 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$148,390
10,440
60 Decatur, Alabama
$148,320
70
61 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$148,290
6,150
62 Huntsville, Alabama
$148,210
910
63 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$148,090
150
64 Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, USA
$148,080
n/a
65 Kokomo, Indiana
$147,850
n/a
66 Decatur, Illinois
$147,830
90
67 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$147,830
3,980
68 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, Virginia
$147,680
140
69 Tyler, Texas
$147,600
40
70 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$147,520
3,690
71 State College, Pennsylvania
$147,400
100
72 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$147,210
380
73 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$147,160
330
74 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$146,520
40
75 North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$146,440
90
76 Amarillo, Texas
$146,310
50
77 Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$145,860
40
78 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$145,860
150
79 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$145,820
1,090
80 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$145,340
810
81 Savannah, Georgia
$145,300
230
82 Corvallis, Oregon
$145,080
90
83 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$145,030
170
84 St Louis, Missouri
$145,030
1,450
85 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$145,010
460
86 Midland, Texas
$144,990
190
87 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$144,950
460
88 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$144,940
1,190
89 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$144,900
400
90 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$144,330
1,520
91 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$144,270
200
92 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$144,210
50
93 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$144,180
4,260
94 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$143,910
1,160
95 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$143,550
520
96 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$143,510
3,600
97 Lafayette, Louisiana
$143,510
100
98 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$143,460
520
99 Mobile, Alabama
$142,780
220
100 Greeley, Colorado
$142,530
70
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