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Highest Paying Cities for Cartographers and Photogrammetrists

The top 100 highest paying cities for cartographers and photogrammetrists (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 cartographers and photogrammetrists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $103,970, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for cartographers and photogrammetrists. It is followed by San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California (average annual salary $98,850). 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 cartographers and photogrammetrists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Cartographers and Photogrammetrists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$103,970
160
2 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$98,850
250
3 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$96,030
130
4 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$95,100
70
5 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$92,210
170
6 Springfield, Illinois
$91,170
30
7 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$87,350
80
8 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$87,270
50
9 Lafayette, Louisiana
$86,930
n/a
10 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$86,910
500
11 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$85,540
360
12 Fayetteville, North Carolina
$85,130
40
13 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$85,040
330
14 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$84,850
60
15 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$84,690
480
16 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$84,060
50
17 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$83,840
190
18 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$83,510
40
19 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$82,910
230
20 St Louis, Missouri
$82,890
30
21 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$82,470
120
22 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$81,810
120
23 Tacoma, Washington
$80,290
40
24 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$79,800
50
25 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$78,030
60
26 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$76,460
30
27 Madison, Wisconsin
$76,260
60
28 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$74,820
40
29 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$74,670
n/a
30 Columbus, Ohio
$74,510
40
31 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$73,850
70
32 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$73,140
120
33 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$72,800
30
34 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$72,650
30
35 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$72,620
50
36 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$72,090
n/a
37 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$71,960
50
38 Spokane, Washington
$71,940
40
39 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$71,570
630
40 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$71,310
n/a
41 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$71,240
n/a
42 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$71,000
50
43 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$70,980
100
44 New Haven, Connecticut
$70,930
30
45 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$69,900
190
46 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$69,680
n/a
47 Richmond, Virginia
$69,680
50
48 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$69,460
40
49 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$68,970
40
50 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$68,920
170
51 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$68,830
140
52 Boulder, Colorado
$68,070
80
53 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$67,960
130
54 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$67,830
50
55 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$67,710
120
56 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$67,690
30
57 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$67,480
100
58 Jacksonville, Florida
$66,640
30
59 Provo-Orem, Utah
$66,470
40
60 Greeley, Colorado
$66,440
30
61 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$66,420
30
62 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$66,040
460
63 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$65,020
80
64 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$64,990
40
65 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$64,820
40
66 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$64,010
460
67 Camden, New Jersey
$63,910
n/a
68 Salt Lake City, Utah
$63,350
80
69 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$63,050
70
70 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$62,720
50
71 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$62,670
40
72 Midland, Texas
$62,320
n/a
73 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$62,180
110
74 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$61,990
180
75 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$61,840
30
76 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$61,660
430
77 Urban Honolulu, USA
$61,650
30
78 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$61,550
40
79 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$60,000
40
80 Huntsville, Alabama
$59,510
40
81 Amarillo, Texas
$59,480
n/a
82 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$59,170
270
83 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$59,050
280
84 Lincoln, Nebraska
$58,600
40
85 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$58,500
60
86 Tucson, Arizona
$58,450
40
87 Anchorage, Alaska
$58,270
100
88 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$58,090
90
89 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$57,750
310
90 Corpus Christi, Texas
$57,710
40
91 Olympia, Washington
$57,530
30
92 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$57,340
n/a
93 Wilmington, North Carolina
$57,260
30
94 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$57,060
190
95 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$56,150
40
96 Kansas City, Missouri
$55,730
140
97 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$55,540
110
98 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$55,520
170
99 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$55,460
140
100 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$55,270
n/a
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