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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for postsecondary biological science 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 biological science teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $123,230, Camden, New Jersey is the highest paying city for postsecondary biological science teachers. It is followed by Honolulu, Hawaii (average annual salary $120,960). 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 biological science teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Camden, New Jersey
$123,230
210
2 Honolulu, Hawaii
$120,960
560
3 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$120,690
200
4 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$120,620
370
5 Salt Lake City, Utah
$120,140
250
6 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$119,480
60
7 Ithaca, New York
$116,520
190
8 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$114,880
1,780
9 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$113,920
260
10 College Station-Bryan, Texas
$113,580
180
11 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$113,130
1,420
12 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$109,490
310
13 Fresno, California
$107,280
80
14 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$105,360
530
15 Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$105,110
40
16 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, Florida
$105,080
50
17 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$104,010
1,250
18 Corpus Christi, Texas
$100,690
60
19 Worcester, Massachusetts
$100,640
310
20 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$98,960
680
21 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$98,640
140
22 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$97,590
120
23 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$97,570
330
24 North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$97,570
100
25 Columbia, Missouri
$95,670
260
26 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$95,490
110
27 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$95,180
2,200
28 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$94,740
180
29 Akron, Ohio
$92,980
70
30 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$92,020
540
31 Fargo, North Dakota
$91,920
50
32 Auburn-Opelika, Alabama
$91,500
80
33 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$91,320
1,390
34 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$91,020
100
35 Urban Honolulu, USA
$90,440
530
36 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$90,420
50
37 Toledo, Ohio
$90,120
80
38 Columbus, Ohio
$90,060
300
39 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa
$89,250
40
40 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$89,160
280
41 Madison, Wisconsin
$89,010
430
42 South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan
$88,910
200
43 St Louis, Missouri
$88,770
380
44 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$88,680
1,380
45 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$88,230
450
46 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$88,080
2,970
47 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$88,080
60
48 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$87,940
1,990
49 Provo-Orem, Utah
$87,800
150
50 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$87,750
1,370
51 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$87,380
560
52 Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota
$87,110
110
53 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$86,820
290
54 Lincoln, Nebraska
$86,750
150
55 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$86,080
250
56 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$85,890
1,600
57 Lafayette, Indiana
$85,860
110
58 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$85,780
3,790
59 Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$85,540
70
60 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$85,160
360
61 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$84,520
330
62 Erie, Pennsylvania
$83,560
70
63 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$83,270
40
64 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$82,580
520
65 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$82,340
200
66 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$82,230
60
67 Tallahassee, Florida
$81,820
110
68 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$81,790
180
69 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$81,660
300
70 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$81,640
600
71 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$81,470
370
72 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$81,420
40
73 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$81,220
150
74 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$81,060
540
75 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$80,990
40
76 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$80,590
80
77 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$80,530
120
78 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$80,370
210
79 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$80,320
260
80 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$80,170
300
81 Macon, Georgia
$79,930
70
82 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$79,630
1,050
83 East Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$79,590
90
84 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$79,490
400
85 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$79,000
60
86 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$78,650
130
87 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$78,500
1,140
88 Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska
$78,320
30
89 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$78,320
300
90 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$78,200
140
91 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$78,160
140
92 West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$78,080
30
93 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$77,960
390
94 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$77,800
60
95 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$77,740
250
96 Kansas City, Missouri
$77,700
130
97 Tyler, Texas
$77,190
80
98 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$77,070
680
99 Columbia, South Carolina
$77,020
100
100 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$76,950
770
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