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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers

The top 68 highest paying cities for postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences 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 atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $136,000, Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California is the highest paying city for postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers. It is followed by Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA (average annual salary $133,240). 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 atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 68 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$136,000
170
2 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$133,240
160
3 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$132,190
40
4 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$124,330
150
5 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$121,850
50
6 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$118,870
170
7 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$116,970
60
8 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$115,990
90
9 Springfield, Massachusetts
$115,740
80
10 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$112,710
100
11 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$105,790
210
12 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$104,920
450
13 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$103,540
130
14 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$102,280
240
15 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$101,780
420
16 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$101,120
70
17 Columbus, Ohio
$99,490
100
18 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$98,830
550
19 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$98,800
250
20 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$97,090
610
21 Madison, Wisconsin
$96,930
n/a
22 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$96,910
70
23 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$96,710
250
24 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$95,200
100
25 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$94,280
160
26 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$94,280
160
27 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$93,960
60
28 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$92,890
120
29 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$92,860
800
30 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$92,150
40
31 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$91,390
120
32 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$90,520
400
33 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$88,850
360
34 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$87,450
30
35 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$86,860
30
36 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$85,420
200
37 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$85,320
60
38 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$84,180
40
39 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$84,080
60
40 Syracuse, New York
$83,690
50
41 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$81,920
60
42 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$80,750
40
43 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$78,260
150
44 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$78,010
120
45 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$77,480
30
46 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$75,960
90
47 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$75,780
110
48 Kansas City, Missouri
$73,430
60
49 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$73,220
n/a
50 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$73,150
40
51 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$72,750
70
52 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$71,350
30
53 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$69,400
40
54 Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$69,370
40
55 Tacoma, Washington
$66,570
30
56 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$65,910
40
57 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$63,500
60
58 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$63,460
140
59 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$62,120
80
60 Knoxville, Tennessee
$62,010
30
61 St Louis, Missouri
$61,440
70
62 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$61,300
110
63 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$58,870
80
64 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$58,020
140
65 North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$55,900
70
66 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$55,630
n/a
67 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$53,530
30
68 Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$52,910
n/a
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