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Highest Paying Cities for Computer Systems Analysts

The top 100 highest paying cities for computer systems analysts (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 systems analysts in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $117,920, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for computer systems analysts. It is followed by San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California (average annual salary $116,790). 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 systems analysts in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Computer Systems Analysts

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$117,920
11,450
2 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$116,790
13,600
3 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$111,350
16,930
4 Danbury, Connecticut
$108,820
180
5 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$108,150
32,970
6 San Rafael, USA
$103,830
250
7 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$103,560
230
8 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$103,490
41,600
9 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$102,950
800
10 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$101,580
24,000
11 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$100,910
50
12 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$100,760
28,940
13 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$100,580
1,430
14 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$100,220
1,180
15 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$99,970
440
16 Monroe, Michigan
$99,710
40
17 Los Alamos County, New Mexico
$98,990
80
18 California-Lexington Park, USA
$98,580
1,160
19 Bloomsburg-Berwick, USA
$97,990
n/a
20 Jackson, Michigan
$97,560
480
21 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$97,390
5,230
22 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$97,220
4,940
23 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$96,760
12,840
24 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$96,470
4,500
25 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$96,430
13,310
26 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$96,410
960
27 Peabody, Massachusetts
$96,080
260
28 Wilmington, New Jersey
$95,840
2,800
29 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$95,780
1,780
30 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$95,590
2,830
31 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$95,390
5,730
32 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$95,320
5,940
33 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$95,300
4,560
34 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$95,100
12,410
35 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$95,090
8,680
36 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$94,970
24,740
37 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$94,580
5,550
38 Richmond, Virginia
$94,540
3,720
39 Charlottesville, Virginia
$94,250
610
40 Gainesville, Georgia
$94,210
70
41 Springfield, Illinois
$94,170
1,140
42 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$94,040
4,110
43 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$92,940
150
44 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$92,860
20,000
45 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$92,810
14,990
46 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$92,650
19,950
47 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$92,540
340
48 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$92,500
5,990
49 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$92,440
10,520
50 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$92,420
180
51 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$92,410
110
52 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$92,360
22,750
53 Boulder, Colorado
$92,270
550
54 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$92,260
230
55 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$92,170
14,450
56 Hinesville-Fort Stewart, Georgia
$92,000
n/a
57 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$91,810
310
58 Peoria, Illinois
$91,700
1,610
59 Salinas, California
$91,690
260
60 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$91,640
4,590
61 Wilmington, North Carolina
$91,600
210
62 Sherman-Denison, Texas
$91,600
50
63 St Marys County, Maryland
$91,510
610
64 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$91,010
1,280
65 Framingham, Massachusetts
$90,930
1,210
66 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$90,870
990
67 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$90,820
16,360
68 St Louis, Missouri
$90,780
6,860
69 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$90,650
11,100
70 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$90,370
2,800
71 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$90,330
14,780
72 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$90,300
490
73 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$90,180
13,320
74 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$90,150
10,210
75 Reading, Pennsylvania
$89,990
510
76 Dover-Durham, USA
$89,900
290
77 Chambersburg-Waynesboro, USA
$89,760
60
78 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$89,700
4,700
79 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$89,640
720
80 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$89,600
17,990
81 Dover, Delaware
$89,600
190
82 Columbus, Ohio
$89,560
9,430
83 Huntsville, Alabama
$89,470
1,450
84 Sierra Vista-Douglas, USA
$89,450
250
85 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$89,170
20,980
86 Worcester, Massachusetts
$89,130
740
87 Camden, New Jersey
$89,030
840
88 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$88,940
1,960
89 Sussex County, Delaware
$88,910
40
90 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$88,800
260
91 Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$88,520
180
92 Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$88,500
530
93 York-Hanover, Pennsylvania
$88,450
380
94 Nashua, New Hampshire
$88,410
300
95 Decatur, Alabama
$88,280
40
96 Springfield, Massachusetts
$88,280
730
97 Southwestern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$88,210
90
98 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$87,970
7,090
99 Bloomington, USA
$87,910
1,050
100 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$87,680
320
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