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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Communications Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for postsecondary communications 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 communications teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $130,760, Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California is the highest paying city for postsecondary communications teachers. It is followed by Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA (average annual salary $111,750). 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 postsecondary communications teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

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

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$130,760
330
2 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$111,750
390
3 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$110,850
220
4 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$108,910
70
5 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$102,300
n/a
6 Tallahassee, Florida
$101,810
40
7 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$101,270
150
8 Fresno, California
$98,880
70
9 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$94,150
1,370
10 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$93,210
150
11 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$92,920
80
12 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$91,640
150
13 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$91,590
110
14 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$89,150
110
15 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$88,700
180
16 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$88,270
1,120
17 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$87,010
40
18 New Haven, Connecticut
$85,260
50
19 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$85,070
2,200
20 Camden, New Jersey
$84,340
140
21 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa
$84,210
80
22 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$83,910
300
23 Stockton, California
$83,580
n/a
24 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$82,990
730
25 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$82,500
370
26 Gainesville, Florida
$82,110
130
27 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$81,160
330
28 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$80,850
n/a
29 Madison, Wisconsin
$80,320
60
30 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$79,880
130
31 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$79,120
660
32 El Paso, Texas
$78,780
80
33 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$78,780
40
34 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$78,110
150
35 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$77,990
3,070
36 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$77,870
60
37 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$76,760
1,140
38 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$75,910
n/a
39 Fargo, North Dakota
$75,820
60
40 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$75,400
110
41 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$75,220
220
42 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$74,920
30
43 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$74,600
230
44 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$74,320
340
45 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$74,260
390
46 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$73,930
430
47 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$73,590
220
48 Utica-Rome, New York
$73,190
30
49 Erie, Pennsylvania
$72,730
40
50 West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$72,380
n/a
51 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$72,090
70
52 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$71,780
160
53 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$71,670
30
54 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$71,600
50
55 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$71,220
100
56 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$71,100
810
57 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$71,090
160
58 Tucson, Arizona
$70,970
40
59 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$70,090
110
60 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$70,080
70
61 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$69,810
60
62 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$69,660
1,380
63 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$69,600
60
64 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$69,530
90
65 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$69,490
70
66 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$69,400
60
67 St Louis, Missouri
$69,300
150
68 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$68,920
80
69 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$68,880
260
70 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$68,780
100
71 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$68,740
190
72 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$68,700
60
73 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$68,420
40
74 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$68,380
120
75 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$68,060
50
76 Columbia, Missouri
$68,060
140
77 Lincoln, Nebraska
$68,060
60
78 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$67,770
50
79 Reading, Pennsylvania
$67,170
40
80 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$66,960
40
81 Springfield, Massachusetts
$66,530
60
82 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$66,400
260
83 Rochester, New York
$66,070
100
84 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$66,030
70
85 La Crosse, Wisconsin
$66,010
40
86 St Cloud, Minnesota
$65,920
n/a
87 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$65,650
700
88 Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$65,490
100
89 East Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$65,420
40
90 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$65,250
690
91 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$64,940
100
92 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$64,930
320
93 Tuscaloosa, Alabama
$64,360
30
94 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$64,360
280
95 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$64,320
50
96 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$64,080
410
97 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$64,080
70
98 Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$63,670
40
99 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Florida
$62,520
40
100 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$62,500
190
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