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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Computer Science Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for postsecondary computer science 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 computer science teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $122,640, Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado is the highest paying city for postsecondary computer science teachers. It is followed by Tallahassee, Florida (average annual salary $122,610). 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 postsecondary computer science teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

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

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$122,640
50
2 Tallahassee, Florida
$122,610
70
3 Madison, Wisconsin
$122,180
80
4 East Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$121,880
50
5 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$119,690
270
6 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$114,080
690
7 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$111,940
140
8 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$111,480
70
9 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$111,470
190
10 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$110,270
160
11 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$107,800
70
12 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$107,120
50
13 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia
$104,270
40
14 Tuscaloosa, Alabama
$104,160
70
15 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$102,910
680
16 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$100,520
790
17 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$99,630
230
18 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$98,660
960
19 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$98,350
110
20 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$98,000
180
21 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$96,940
40
22 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$95,780
660
23 Columbus, Ohio
$95,290
250
24 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$93,790
820
25 Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$93,480
30
26 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$93,270
130
27 New Haven, Connecticut
$92,870
60
28 Rochester, New York
$91,460
350
29 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$91,320
260
30 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$89,980
60
31 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$89,940
80
32 Lincoln, Nebraska
$88,880
50
33 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$88,490
3,010
34 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$88,360
70
35 Provo-Orem, Utah
$87,520
80
36 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$87,510
50
37 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$87,440
90
38 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$87,380
140
39 Lubbock, Texas
$87,090
40
40 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$87,020
570
41 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$86,520
90
42 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$86,460
140
43 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$86,300
170
44 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$86,120
1,730
45 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$84,730
190
46 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$84,680
140
47 North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$84,620
90
48 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$83,970
460
49 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$83,770
320
50 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$83,730
130
51 Stockton, California
$83,680
30
52 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$83,250
330
53 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$82,030
70
54 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$81,940
410
55 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$81,920
110
56 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$81,770
n/a
57 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$81,420
1,020
58 Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$81,220
30
59 Montgomery, Alabama
$81,020
50
60 Worcester, Massachusetts
$80,760
140
61 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas
$80,680
60
62 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$80,650
1,070
63 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$80,460
90
64 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$80,360
570
65 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$80,060
80
66 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$80,040
150
67 South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan
$80,000
60
68 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$79,920
30
69 Memphis, Tennessee
$79,630
100
70 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$78,760
470
71 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$78,590
40
72 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$78,410
640
73 Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$78,200
130
74 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$78,130
340
75 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$77,990
30
76 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$77,960
100
77 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$77,520
920
78 Honolulu, Hawaii
$77,020
140
79 Springfield, Missouri
$76,510
80
80 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$76,480
130
81 Columbia, South Carolina
$76,310
100
82 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$76,100
360
83 Camden, New Jersey
$75,630
110
84 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$75,610
n/a
85 Akron, Ohio
$75,510
90
86 Wilmington, New Jersey
$75,500
100
87 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$75,300
140
88 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$75,100
360
89 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$75,050
100
90 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$74,820
350
91 Springfield, Massachusetts
$74,750
140
92 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$74,690
230
93 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$74,510
90
94 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$74,370
100
95 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$74,240
380
96 Reading, Pennsylvania
$73,220
60
97 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$72,940
200
98 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$72,890
90
99 Flagstaff, Arizona
$72,860
30
100 Wilmington, North Carolina
$72,060
60
See also: Highest paying industries for postsecondary computer science teachers.