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Highest Paying Cities for Boilermakers

The top 62 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 $88,520, Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California is the highest paying city for boilermakers. It is followed by Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California (average annual salary $85,860). 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 boilermakers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 62 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Boilermakers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$88,520
40
2 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$85,860
50
3 Kansas City, Missouri
$84,960
n/a
4 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$84,470
n/a
5 Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$80,320
30
6 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$78,930
300
7 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$76,500
100
8 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$76,010
n/a
9 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$75,940
320
10 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$74,960
80
11 Gary, Indiana
$74,320
120
12 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$73,260
n/a
13 St Louis, Missouri
$73,230
230
14 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$70,980
30
15 Mobile, Alabama
$70,720
60
16 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$70,310
n/a
17 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$69,980
400
18 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$69,940
230
19 Akron, Ohio
$69,910
70
20 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$67,600
760
21 Greeley, Colorado
$67,410
30
22 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$67,240
80
23 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$66,360
50
24 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$66,220
110
25 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$65,910
60
26 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$65,540
70
27 Corpus Christi, Texas
$65,180
80
28 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$64,960
90
29 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$63,910
80
30 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$63,350
470
31 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$61,860
40
32 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$61,850
n/a
33 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$61,080
50
34 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$60,910
120
35 Richmond, Virginia
$59,900
100
36 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$59,360
1,260
37 Chattanooga, Tennessee
$58,880
110
38 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$58,840
220
39 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$58,410
n/a
40 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$58,290
220
41 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$58,060
1,090
42 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$57,770
410
43 Salt Lake City, Utah
$57,670
170
44 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$57,230
n/a
45 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$57,160
110
46 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$55,630
50
47 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$53,890
n/a
48 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$53,890
70
49 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$51,340
160
50 Billings, Montana
$50,900
40
51 Worcester, Massachusetts
$48,100
110
52 Camden, New Jersey
$47,910
n/a
53 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$47,660
260
54 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$46,140
n/a
55 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$46,030
40
56 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$44,450
n/a
57 Columbus, Ohio
$39,500
30
58 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$39,350
30
59 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$36,660
n/a
60 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$36,040
190
61 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$27,580
210
62 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$18,280
100
See also: Highest paying industries for boilermakers.