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Highest Paying Cities for Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

The top 100 highest paying cities for drywall and ceiling tile installers (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 drywall and ceiling tile installers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $90,890, Urban Honolulu, USA is the highest paying city for drywall and ceiling tile installers. It is followed by Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California (average annual salary $90,750). 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 drywall and ceiling tile installers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Urban Honolulu, USA
$90,890
690
2 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$90,750
1,770
3 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, USA
$82,090
n/a
4 Peabody, Massachusetts
$81,180
170
5 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$79,510
380
6 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$78,420
130
7 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$76,830
3,120
8 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$71,730
150
9 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$71,620
110
10 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$69,840
60
11 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$68,440
2,280
12 Green Bay, Wisconsin
$67,650
260
13 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$67,230
90
14 Modesto, California
$66,300
460
15 La Crosse, Wisconsin
$65,990
50
16 New Haven, Connecticut
$65,970
180
17 Napa, California
$65,500
50
18 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$65,140
1,740
19 San Rafael, USA
$64,720
220
20 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$64,170
80
21 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$63,380
1,130
22 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$63,150
60
23 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$62,970
2,050
24 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$62,770
140
25 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$62,470
110
26 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$61,030
920
27 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$60,090
770
28 Fresno, California
$59,020
730
29 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$58,640
1,530
30 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$58,630
280
31 Glens Falls, New York
$58,440
50
32 Oshkosh-Neenah, Wisconsin
$58,360
50
33 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$58,240
3,070
34 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$58,040
110
35 Stockton, California
$57,850
180
36 Bellingham, Washington
$57,760
130
37 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$57,600
30
38 Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$57,580
70
39 Camden, New Jersey
$57,100
430
40 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$56,050
2,560
41 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$55,780
40
42 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$55,580
3,070
43 Springfield, Missouri
$55,480
n/a
44 Rochester, Minnesota
$55,470
n/a
45 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$54,940
460
46 Wilmington, New Jersey
$54,810
200
47 Visalia-Porterville, California
$54,450
320
48 Peoria, Illinois
$54,440
40
49 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$53,910
n/a
50 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$53,780
30
51 Cheyenne, Wyoming
$53,690
50
52 Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$53,480
40
53 East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$53,360
n/a
54 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$53,090
1,270
55 Las Cruces, New Mexico
$53,060
40
56 Tacoma, Washington
$52,830
510
57 Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$52,760
n/a
58 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$52,680
820
59 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$52,500
40
60 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$52,270
3,980
61 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$52,210
3,720
62 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$52,170
n/a
63 Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$51,650
70
64 Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$51,320
70
65 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$51,230
30
66 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$51,220
50
67 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$50,450
130
68 Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area, Maryland
$50,420
30
69 Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$50,420
40
70 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$50,210
7,120
71 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
$49,990
110
72 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$49,930
110
73 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$49,920
420
74 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$49,660
3,070
75 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, Washington
$49,540
50
76 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$49,450
2,570
77 Fargo, North Dakota
$49,040
90
78 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$48,970
370
79 Lewiston-Auburn, Maine
$48,900
60
80 Yuba City, California
$48,830
40
81 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$48,810
100
82 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$48,640
310
83 Springfield, Massachusetts
$48,460
90
84 Salinas, California
$48,360
110
85 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$48,300
170
86 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$48,280
690
87 Gary, Indiana
$48,150
70
88 Rochester, New York
$48,140
210
89 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$47,890
190
90 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$47,860
2,470
91 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$47,830
300
92 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$47,750
n/a
93 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$47,620
430
94 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$47,430
8,720
95 Honolulu, Hawaii
$47,420
920
96 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$47,340
90
97 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$47,310
150
98 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$47,290
70
99 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$47,060
160
100 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$47,010
170
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