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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Business Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for postsecondary business 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 business teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $183,760, Ann Arbor, Michigan is the highest paying city for postsecondary business teachers. It is followed by Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina (average annual salary $138,630). 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 postsecondary business teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

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

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$183,760
280
2 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$138,630
410
3 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$130,510
140
4 Grand Forks, North Dakota
$130,160
60
5 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$130,010
200
6 South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan
$126,020
250
7 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$125,780
2,500
8 Tallahassee, Florida
$121,430
240
9 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$118,630
230
10 Madison, Wisconsin
$118,170
200
11 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$117,230
90
12 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$116,980
430
13 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, Virginia
$115,830
180
14 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$113,290
300
15 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$111,160
80
16 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$110,480
1,770
17 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$109,380
2,130
18 Flint, Michigan
$109,120
50
19 Gainesville, Florida
$108,100
210
20 Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$107,680
160
21 Richmond, Virginia
$106,710
370
22 Evansville, Kentucky
$106,640
50
23 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$106,360
120
24 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$105,990
120
25 Fresno, California
$104,640
100
26 Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$103,790
100
27 East Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$103,380
200
28 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$103,250
200
29 Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
$102,950
120
30 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$102,900
290
31 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$102,310
290
32 Flagstaff, Arizona
$102,120
80
33 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$101,180
430
34 Macon, Georgia
$101,060
40
35 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$100,840
2,300
36 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$100,380
170
37 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$100,310
330
38 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$99,520
380
39 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$99,090
100
40 Tyler, Texas
$98,440
80
41 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$98,020
550
42 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$97,430
560
43 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$97,270
110
44 Camden, New Jersey
$96,480
250
45 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$96,390
1,190
46 Springfield, Missouri
$96,370
130
47 Provo-Orem, Utah
$96,170
270
48 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$95,750
370
49 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$95,720
200
50 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$94,910
420
51 Duluth, Wisconsin
$94,710
90
52 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$94,520
690
53 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$93,120
290
54 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$92,940
140
55 Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$92,830
70
56 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$92,050
560
57 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$91,700
620
58 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$91,430
2,290
59 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$91,370
550
60 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$90,780
920
61 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$90,450
260
62 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$90,440
430
63 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$90,310
880
64 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$90,220
1,240
65 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$90,000
320
66 Manchester, New Hampshire
$89,720
150
67 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$89,400
130
68 Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$89,140
110
69 Jacksonville, Florida
$88,990
220
70 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$88,850
490
71 Bowling Green, Kentucky
$88,660
60
72 Fort Wayne, Indiana
$88,440
180
73 Spartanburg, South Carolina
$88,270
70
74 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$87,970
120
75 North Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$87,150
60
76 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$86,950
100
77 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$86,940
1,190
78 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$86,930
7,070
79 Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$86,880
80
80 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$86,700
320
81 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$85,470
180
82 Tucson, Arizona
$85,210
140
83 Cumberland, West Virginia
$84,980
50
84 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$84,300
240
85 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$83,490
80
86 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$83,350
150
87 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$83,260
190
88 Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$83,170
70
89 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$82,910
1,370
90 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$82,820
4,550
91 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$82,640
860
92 Mobile, Alabama
$82,610
70
93 Montgomery, Alabama
$82,580
80
94 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$82,560
2,580
95 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$81,820
110
96 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$81,800
2,520
97 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$81,610
290
98 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$79,910
440
99 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$79,290
150
100 Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$78,830
70
See also: Highest paying industries for postsecondary business teachers.