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Highest Paying Cities for Boilermakers

The top 100 highest paying cities for boilermakers (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 boilermakers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $90,450, West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky is the highest paying city for boilermakers. It is followed by Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (average annual salary $89,450). 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 boilermakers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Boilermakers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$90,450
30
2 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$89,450
310
3 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$88,520
40
4 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$85,860
50
5 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$85,020
40
6 Kansas City, Missouri
$84,960
n/a
7 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$84,470
n/a
8 Springfield, Massachusetts
$81,830
n/a
9 Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$80,320
30
10 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$79,250
100
11 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$78,840
n/a
12 Knoxville, Tennessee
$77,580
40
13 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$77,550
80
14 Gary, Indiana
$76,300
130
15 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$76,170
150
16 St Louis, Missouri
$75,820
250
17 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$75,420
60
18 Toledo, Ohio
$73,760
190
19 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$73,260
n/a
20 Richmond, Virginia
$72,940
100
21 Farmington, New Mexico
$72,600
180
22 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$71,600
n/a
23 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$71,270
540
24 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$70,980
30
25 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$70,310
n/a
26 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$70,160
n/a
27 Evansville, Kentucky
$69,950
550
28 Akron, Ohio
$69,910
70
29 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$69,770
n/a
30 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$69,560
30
31 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$68,280
410
32 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$68,280
400
33 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$67,600
760
34 Greeley, Colorado
$67,410
30
35 Billings, Montana
$67,280
80
36 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$67,240
80
37 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$66,680
60
38 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$66,210
40
39 Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$65,850
n/a
40 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$65,700
90
41 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$65,540
70
42 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$64,270
n/a
43 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$64,010
n/a
44 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$63,910
160
45 Lake Charles, Louisiana
$63,820
200
46 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$63,670
210
47 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$63,350
470
48 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$63,260
50
49 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$63,260
40
50 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$62,730
n/a
51 Springfield, Illinois
$62,100
n/a
52 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$62,010
90
53 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$61,850
n/a
54 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$61,340
70
55 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$60,910
120
56 Memphis, Tennessee
$60,810
40
57 Jacksonville, Florida
$60,800
n/a
58 Corpus Christi, Texas
$60,500
80
59 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$60,180
110
60 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$59,710
60
61 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$59,300
220
62 Salt Lake City, Utah
$59,100
50
63 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$59,060
220
64 Savannah, Georgia
$58,920
200
65 Chattanooga, Tennessee
$58,780
110
66 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$58,730
360
67 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$58,690
70
68 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$58,410
n/a
69 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$58,120
60
70 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$58,100
1,310
71 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$57,410
90
72 Fresno, California
$56,830
50
73 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$56,790
1,000
74 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$56,670
30
75 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$56,290
80
76 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$55,990
90
77 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$55,630
50
78 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$55,320
190
79 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$52,940
160
80 York-Hanover, Pennsylvania
$52,920
40
81 Columbia, South Carolina
$52,830
80
82 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$51,480
40
83 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, Virginia
$49,550
n/a
84 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$48,860
60
85 Worcester, Massachusetts
$48,100
110
86 Camden, New Jersey
$47,910
n/a
87 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$47,660
260
88 Fargo, North Dakota
$47,240
n/a
89 Mobile, Alabama
$47,210
30
90 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$46,960
n/a
91 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$46,140
n/a
92 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$45,890
n/a
93 Jackson, Mississippi
$45,640
30
94 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$44,450
n/a
95 Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$44,040
60
96 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$44,000
40
97 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$42,800
110
98 Columbus, Ohio
$39,500
30
99 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$39,350
30
100 Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$38,950
90
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