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

The top 43 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 $111,370, Baltimore-Towson, Maryland is the highest paying city for postsecondary area, ethnic, and cultural studies teachers. It is followed by Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida (average annual salary $96,890). 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 postsecondary area, ethnic, and cultural studies teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 43 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$111,370
50
2 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$96,890
30
3 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$96,370
30
4 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$94,320
160
5 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$90,580
50
6 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$89,210
190
7 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$86,950
110
8 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$86,200
310
9 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$85,370
130
10 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$83,710
n/a
11 Springfield, Massachusetts
$83,010
110
12 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$82,490
30
13 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$81,920
970
14 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$81,580
40
15 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$81,410
160
16 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$81,310
830
17 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$81,030
60
18 Syracuse, New York
$80,420
50
19 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$79,780
570
20 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$79,780
570
21 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$79,770
210
22 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$75,830
50
23 Columbus, Ohio
$75,500
80
24 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$75,120
50
25 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$74,350
110
26 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$73,970
60
27 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$72,720
90
28 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$72,680
110
29 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$70,310
170
30 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$69,580
160
31 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$69,340
170
32 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$66,980
370
33 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$66,630
130
34 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$66,400
270
35 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$65,490
220
36 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$64,970
40
37 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$61,740
110
38 Flagstaff, Arizona
$60,260
40
39 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$59,090
50
40 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$57,910
30
41 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$54,840
n/a
42 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$53,390
40
43 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$37,650
80
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