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Highest Paying Cities for Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists

The top 100 highest paying cities for compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists (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 compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $84,980, Roanoke, Virginia is the highest paying city for compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists. It is followed by Newark-Union, Pennsylvania (average annual salary $81,430). 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 compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Roanoke, Virginia
$84,980
60
2 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$81,430
660
3 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$79,070
1,210
4 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$77,670
440
5 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$76,610
50
6 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$76,590
2,020
7 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$76,040
680
8 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$75,490
650
9 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$75,260
2,200
10 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$74,790
1,560
11 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$74,140
1,250
12 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$73,960
8,300
13 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$73,730
2,020
14 Framingham, Massachusetts
$73,520
140
15 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$73,030
1,310
16 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$72,720
760
17 Nashua, New Hampshire
$72,700
40
18 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$72,600
210
19 Boulder, Colorado
$72,200
60
20 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$71,910
50
21 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$71,850
310
22 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$71,070
7,920
23 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$70,870
1,550
24 Salinas, California
$70,700
40
25 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$70,590
130
26 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$70,250
1,500
27 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$69,610
270
28 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$69,540
710
29 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$69,510
860
30 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$69,450
1,800
31 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$68,910
410
32 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$68,890
1,700
33 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$68,530
30
34 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$67,960
40
35 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$67,830
60
36 Anchorage, Alaska
$67,800
80
37 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$67,650
1,590
38 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$67,480
200
39 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$67,210
30
40 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$67,190
3,630
41 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$67,150
40
42 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$66,980
80
43 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$66,950
40
44 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$66,890
1,060
45 Camden, New Jersey
$66,660
240
46 Wilmington, New Jersey
$66,290
130
47 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$66,110
40
48 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$65,850
30
49 El Paso, Texas
$65,700
160
50 Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$65,660
40
51 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$65,570
1,750
52 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$65,440
1,530
53 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$65,100
1,890
54 Worcester, Massachusetts
$65,070
110
55 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas
$64,920
40
56 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$64,840
2,270
57 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$64,630
80
58 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$64,480
2,090
59 Duluth, Wisconsin
$64,100
40
60 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$64,090
380
61 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$64,050
2,130
62 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$63,770
660
63 Columbus, Ohio
$63,710
560
64 Springfield, Massachusetts
$63,680
170
65 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$63,640
1,060
66 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$63,200
60
67 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$63,140
350
68 St Louis, Missouri
$62,990
740
69 Asheville, North Carolina
$62,790
40
70 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$62,650
230
71 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$62,630
90
72 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$62,600
40
73 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$62,580
80
74 Kansas City, Missouri
$62,350
490
75 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$62,210
290
76 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$62,120
820
77 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$62,060
40
78 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$62,020
440
79 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$61,940
720
80 Peoria, Illinois
$61,840
100
81 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$61,730
270
82 Sioux City, South Dakota
$61,710
50
83 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$61,630
250
84 Charlottesville, Virginia
$61,500
90
85 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$61,250
60
86 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa
$61,240
40
87 Syracuse, New York
$61,220
220
88 Cheyenne, Wyoming
$60,980
30
89 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$60,950
350
90 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$60,840
790
91 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$60,800
820
92 Wilmington, North Carolina
$60,770
30
93 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$60,760
140
94 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$60,740
70
95 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$60,720
100
96 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$60,710
30
97 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$60,540
420
98 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$60,520
230
99 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$60,400
40
100 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$60,180
360
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