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Highest Paying Cities for Carpet Installers

The top 100 highest paying cities for carpet installers (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 carpet installers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $86,180, Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California is the highest paying city for carpet installers. It is followed by San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California (average annual salary $85,920). 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 carpet installers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Carpet Installers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$86,180
40
2 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$85,920
200
3 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$78,680
970
4 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$77,190
800
5 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$76,780
160
6 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$73,590
220
7 Camden, New Jersey
$66,940
160
8 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$64,800
300
9 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$62,240
170
10 St Louis, Missouri
$59,470
170
11 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$58,640
90
12 Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$57,940
40
13 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$55,850
90
14 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$55,180
160
15 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$54,470
510
16 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$54,320
430
17 Stockton, California
$54,070
70
18 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$53,690
440
19 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$52,010
1,420
20 Kansas City, Missouri
$51,210
180
21 Honolulu, Hawaii
$50,180
150
22 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$49,430
120
23 Akron, Ohio
$49,380
n/a
24 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$49,260
40
25 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$48,720
70
26 Wilmington, New Jersey
$46,750
90
27 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$46,740
n/a
28 Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$46,050
60
29 Madison, Wisconsin
$45,270
60
30 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$45,240
260
31 Utica-Rome, New York
$45,120
30
32 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$44,890
880
33 Modesto, California
$44,830
40
34 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$44,670
440
35 Toledo, Ohio
$44,640
n/a
36 Tacoma, Washington
$43,940
180
37 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$43,830
1,240
38 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$43,600
n/a
39 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$43,100
220
40 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$43,000
410
41 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$42,530
210
42 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$42,450
330
43 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$42,290
100
44 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$42,240
40
45 York-Hanover, Pennsylvania
$41,980
50
46 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$41,910
70
47 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$41,770
350
48 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$41,480
280
49 Springfield, Massachusetts
$41,160
80
50 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
$40,590
n/a
51 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$40,170
90
52 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$40,150
n/a
53 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$39,260
1,210
54 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$38,280
1,280
55 Peoria, Illinois
$38,270
n/a
56 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$38,040
150
57 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$37,960
180
58 Fort Wayne, Indiana
$37,650
130
59 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$37,440
1,230
60 Manchester, New Hampshire
$37,120
n/a
61 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$36,800
1,360
62 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$36,720
590
63 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$36,570
90
64 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$36,530
n/a
65 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$36,460
320
66 Cape Girardeau-Jackson, Missouri
$36,350
40
67 Jacksonville, Florida
$36,070
60
68 Memphis, Tennessee
$35,590
n/a
69 Fargo, North Dakota
$35,560
40
70 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$35,380
340
71 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$35,320
n/a
72 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$35,220
80
73 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$35,180
200
74 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$34,630
290
75 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$34,590
130
76 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$34,510
100
77 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$34,220
60
78 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$33,750
720
79 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$33,660
130
80 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$33,440
60
81 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$33,250
110
82 Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$33,200
40
83 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$33,190
n/a
84 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$32,770
30
85 Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$32,640
50
86 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$32,310
200
87 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$31,940
n/a
88 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$31,910
570
89 Salt Lake City, Utah
$31,800
350
90 Visalia-Porterville, California
$31,780
60
91 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$31,380
30
92 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$31,290
30
93 Charleston, West Virginia
$31,010
50
94 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$30,580
110
95 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$30,420
150
96 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$30,180
50
97 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$30,150
280
98 Columbia, South Carolina
$30,140
50
99 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$29,820
160
100 Rockford, Illinois
$29,790
n/a
See also: Highest paying industries for carpet installers.