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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers

The top 71 highest paying cities for postsecondary area, ethnic, and cultural studies teachers (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 postsecondary area, ethnic, and cultural studies teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $110,030, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania is the highest paying city for postsecondary area, ethnic, and cultural studies teachers. It is followed by Newark-Union, Pennsylvania (average annual salary $96,370). 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 postsecondary area, ethnic, and cultural studies teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 71 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$110,030
270
2 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$96,370
30
3 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$95,790
180
4 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$91,040
30
5 Springfield, Massachusetts
$90,700
120
6 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$90,580
50
7 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$90,150
180
8 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$88,170
840
9 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$86,270
950
10 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$86,200
830
11 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$86,200
830
12 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$86,200
320
13 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$85,720
130
14 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$84,970
210
15 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$83,710
n/a
16 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$83,400
430
17 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$82,490
30
18 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$81,580
40
19 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$81,410
160
20 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$81,310
830
21 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$81,010
210
22 Syracuse, New York
$80,420
50
23 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$79,790
60
24 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$79,770
210
25 Columbus, Ohio
$75,840
80
26 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$75,830
70
27 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$75,780
130
28 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$75,340
50
29 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$75,120
50
30 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$75,110
110
31 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$74,640
80
32 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$73,970
60
33 Rochester, New York
$73,870
110
34 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$72,470
110
35 St Cloud, Minnesota
$71,580
50
36 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$70,900
170
37 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$70,680
170
38 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$70,310
170
39 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$70,220
40
40 Urban Honolulu, USA
$70,120
110
41 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$70,020
90
42 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$69,750
n/a
43 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$69,180
60
44 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$68,550
60
45 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$68,300
140
46 St Louis, Missouri
$68,140
50
47 Honolulu, Hawaii
$67,930
120
48 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$67,440
110
49 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$66,980
370
50 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$66,940
50
51 Akron, Ohio
$66,890
40
52 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$64,970
40
53 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$64,960
40
54 Richmond, Virginia
$61,040
100
55 Flagstaff, Arizona
$60,260
40
56 Columbia, South Carolina
$60,130
80
57 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$59,800
50
58 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$59,090
50
59 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$57,910
30
60 Boulder, Colorado
$57,900
80
61 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$57,820
70
62 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$57,340
30
63 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$54,840
n/a
64 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$53,390
40
65 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$50,810
80
66 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$50,220
120
67 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$47,040
80
68 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$45,510
210
69 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$43,150
70
70 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$39,580
40
71 Bloomington, USA
$37,480
n/a
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