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Highest Paying Cities for Computer Network Architects

The top 100 highest paying cities for computer network architects (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 computer network architects in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $146,940, San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California is the highest paying city for computer network architects. It is followed by Wilmington, New Jersey (average annual salary $134,530). 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 computer network architects in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Computer Network Architects

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$146,940
4,040
2 Wilmington, New Jersey
$134,530
600
3 Missoula, Montana
$134,460
n/a
4 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$133,280
2,630
5 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$130,990
4,200
6 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$129,110
1,480
7 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$128,500
240
8 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$127,770
170
9 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$126,740
130
10 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$125,430
70
11 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$124,630
270
12 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$124,140
7,400
13 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$123,550
400
14 Fresno, California
$123,380
70
15 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$122,530
2,120
16 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$122,010
2,150
17 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$121,960
480
18 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$121,810
2,160
19 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$121,550
760
20 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$121,360
8,770
21 Winchester, West Virginia
$121,250
n/a
22 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$120,800
940
23 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$120,000
10,400
24 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$119,400
10,930
25 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$119,370
1,510
26 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$118,790
930
27 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$118,660
4,920
28 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$118,510
960
29 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$118,160
4,050
30 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$117,800
5,610
31 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$117,760
400
32 Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$117,710
60
33 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$117,550
1,530
34 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$117,510
4,860
35 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$117,480
120
36 New Haven, Connecticut
$117,480
140
37 Elgin, USA
$117,030
100
38 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$116,890
5,030
39 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$116,480
710
40 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$116,310
30
41 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$115,890
40
42 Abilene, Texas
$115,730
n/a
43 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$115,440
2,770
44 Lynn-Saugus-Marblehead, USA
$115,420
30
45 San Rafael, USA
$115,280
60
46 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$115,230
3,570
47 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$114,550
40
48 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$114,520
3,100
49 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$114,100
4,620
50 Columbus, Georgia
$113,990
100
51 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$113,950
4,720
52 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$113,840
180
53 Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
$113,760
30
54 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$113,580
4,630
55 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$113,160
4,050
56 Dalton, Georgia
$113,000
40
57 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$112,840
1,670
58 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$112,680
30
59 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$112,600
2,610
60 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$112,260
310
61 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$111,660
4,930
62 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$111,540
230
63 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$111,480
4,420
64 Nashua, New Hampshire
$111,090
130
65 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$111,050
2,170
66 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$110,880
4,500
67 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$110,830
4,130
68 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$110,460
2,150
69 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$110,070
620
70 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$110,030
690
71 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$109,640
90
72 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$109,560
1,760
73 Topeka, Kansas
$109,430
60
74 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$109,380
1,630
75 Pittsfield, Massachusetts
$109,270
40
76 Staunton-Waynesboro, USA
$108,710
n/a
77 Memphis, Tennessee
$108,530
460
78 Richmond, Virginia
$108,480
960
79 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$108,310
1,830
80 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$108,220
150
81 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$108,170
470
82 Flagstaff, Arizona
$108,010
40
83 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$107,750
1,460
84 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$107,600
90
85 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$107,580
40
86 West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$107,220
50
87 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
$106,740
n/a
88 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$106,460
1,050
89 Anchorage, Alaska
$105,990
70
90 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$105,700
380
91 Columbus, Ohio
$105,560
2,200
92 Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
$105,440
110
93 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$104,380
3,510
94 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$103,830
n/a
95 Ithaca, New York
$103,800
60
96 Salt Lake City, Utah
$103,490
600
97 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$103,370
600
98 Corpus Christi, Texas
$103,280
50
99 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas
$102,690
40
100 Framingham, Massachusetts
$102,670
420
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