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Highest Paying Cities for Other Construction and Related Workers

The top 100 highest paying cities for other construction and related workers (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 other construction and related workers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $78,460, Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington is the highest paying city for other construction and related workers. It is followed by Anchorage, Alaska (average annual salary $71,810). 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 other construction and related workers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Construction and Related Workers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$78,460
n/a
2 Anchorage, Alaska
$71,810
90
3 Richmond, Virginia
$65,060
110
4 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$63,320
n/a
5 Holland-Grand Haven, Michigan
$63,260
n/a
6 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$60,810
80
7 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$60,670
70
8 Manchester, New Hampshire
$59,270
60
9 Salem, Oregon
$56,950
50
10 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$54,560
200
11 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$52,600
390
12 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$52,380
310
13 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$52,280
50
14 Nashua, New Hampshire
$50,820
40
15 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$50,730
n/a
16 Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$50,310
40
17 Camden, New Jersey
$50,040
120
18 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$49,290
210
19 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$49,220
190
20 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$46,810
210
21 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$46,330
210
22 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$45,900
730
23 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$45,030
410
24 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$44,170
900
25 Dayton, Ohio
$43,280
50
26 Wilmington, North Carolina
$43,110
50
27 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$42,980
490
28 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$42,930
80
29 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$42,680
1,360
30 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$42,610
160
31 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$42,350
60
32 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$42,330
80
33 Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, New Hampshire
$42,130
n/a
34 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$42,060
30
35 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$41,940
780
36 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$41,880
210
37 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$41,760
n/a
38 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$41,580
310
39 Madison, Wisconsin
$41,440
50
40 Kansas City, Missouri
$41,440
n/a
41 Naples-Marco Island, Florida
$41,160
240
42 Napa, California
$40,350
n/a
43 St Louis, Missouri
$40,030
280
44 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$40,010
1,490
45 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$39,650
2,890
46 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$39,180
680
47 Sebastian-Vero Beach, Florida
$38,770
70
48 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$38,380
460
49 Gainesville, Florida
$38,080
90
50 Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$37,980
n/a
51 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$37,430
40
52 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$37,170
40
53 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$37,080
70
54 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$36,980
210
55 Wilmington, New Jersey
$36,980
60
56 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$36,720
1,030
57 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$36,700
130
58 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$36,440
70
59 Toledo, Ohio
$36,350
50
60 Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$36,140
140
61 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, Florida
$35,990
470
62 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$35,980
900
63 Southwestern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$35,790
n/a
64 Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$35,500
30
65 Green Bay, Wisconsin
$35,490
60
66 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$35,310
30
67 North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$35,230
n/a
68 Wichita, Kansas
$35,190
30
69 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$35,150
n/a
70 Punta Gorda, Florida
$35,120
80
71 Jacksonville, Florida
$35,120
430
72 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$35,080
500
73 Tallahassee, Florida
$35,010
280
74 Owensboro, Kentucky
$34,950
30
75 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$34,940
n/a
76 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$34,860
80
77 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$34,830
1,330
78 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$34,710
280
79 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$34,630
270
80 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$34,620
790
81 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$34,610
250
82 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$34,600
50
83 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$34,540
50
84 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$34,490
340
85 Prescott, Arizona
$34,480
40
86 Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area, Florida
$34,300
130
87 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Florida
$34,160
490
88 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$34,150
180
89 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$34,060
160
90 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$33,960
370
91 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$33,910
410
92 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$33,760
90
93 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$33,630
470
94 Bloomington, Indiana
$33,590
80
95 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$33,550
390
96 Lakeland-Winter Haven, Florida
$33,430
180
97 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$33,240
220
98 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$33,140
n/a
99 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$32,780
50
100 Fargo, North Dakota
$32,770
40
See also: Highest paying industries for other construction and related workers.