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Highest Paying Cities for Avionics Technicians

The top 72 highest paying cities for avionics technicians (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 avionics technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $80,870, Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington is the highest paying city for avionics technicians. It is followed by Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington (average annual salary $78,470). 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 avionics technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 72 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Avionics Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$80,870
920
2 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$78,470
970
3 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$76,060
360
4 Honolulu, Hawaii
$74,020
120
5 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$73,390
210
6 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$72,660
200
7 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$71,840
90
8 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$71,830
90
9 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$70,670
80
10 Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$70,540
280
11 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$68,690
270
12 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$67,490
130
13 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$67,320
60
14 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$67,200
90
15 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$67,010
750
16 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$66,890
300
17 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$66,680
50
18 Tucson, Arizona
$65,490
310
19 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$65,400
50
20 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$65,150
40
21 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$65,070
900
22 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$65,040
30
23 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$64,310
790
24 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$63,190
140
25 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$60,930
370
26 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$60,680
170
27 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$60,370
290
28 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$60,220
90
29 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$60,090
450
30 Dayton, Ohio
$59,980
30
31 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$59,880
550
32 Huntsville, Alabama
$59,800
290
33 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$59,780
90
34 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$59,760
90
35 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$59,610
190
36 Wichita, Kansas
$59,520
650
37 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$59,040
200
38 Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$58,810
40
39 Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi
$58,770
40
40 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$58,740
390
41 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$58,250
40
42 Spokane, Washington
$58,100
n/a
43 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$57,840
40
44 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$57,760
180
45 Nashua, New Hampshire
$57,190
70
46 Toledo, Ohio
$57,130
40
47 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$56,980
120
48 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$56,470
140
49 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$56,120
1,090
50 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$55,910
910
51 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$55,690
40
52 New Haven, Connecticut
$55,480
n/a
53 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$55,310
530
54 Jacksonville, Florida
$53,710
260
55 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$53,710
200
56 Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$52,710
200
57 Fresno, California
$52,550
40
58 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$52,550
90
59 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$52,510
400
60 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$52,090
730
61 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$52,040
40
62 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$51,540
30
63 Columbus, Ohio
$51,090
190
64 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$51,030
170
65 Memphis, Tennessee
$49,720
90
66 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, Virginia
$49,650
190
67 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$47,710
80
68 Springfield, Missouri
$46,090
40
69 Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$45,020
200
70 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$37,560
n/a
71 Sebastian-Vero Beach, Florida
$36,220
n/a
72 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$24,260
30
See also: Highest paying industries for avionics technicians.