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Highest Paying Cities for Electrical and Electronics Drafters

The top 100 highest paying cities for electrical and electronics drafters (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 electrical and electronics drafters in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $98,990, Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington is the highest paying city for electrical and electronics drafters. It is followed by Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington (average annual salary $97,940). 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 electrical and electronics drafters in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Electrical and Electronics Drafters

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$98,990
670
2 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$97,940
700
3 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$84,890
40
4 Framingham, Massachusetts
$84,380
110
5 Salinas, California
$81,300
n/a
6 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$78,260
180
7 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$77,700
30
8 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$77,350
930
9 Nashua, New Hampshire
$76,900
140
10 Midland, Texas
$76,850
40
11 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$76,350
60
12 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$75,380
620
13 Springfield, Illinois
$74,180
n/a
14 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$74,130
160
15 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$74,030
970
16 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$73,720
30
17 Springfield, Massachusetts
$72,830
90
18 Elgin, USA
$72,780
40
19 Wilmington, North Carolina
$72,540
60
20 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$72,500
360
21 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$72,260
50
22 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$71,640
140
23 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$71,510
1,110
24 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$71,400
70
25 Wilmington, New Jersey
$71,400
70
26 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$70,090
540
27 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$70,020
80
28 Huntsville, Alabama
$70,000
50
29 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$69,800
1,460
30 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$69,750
80
31 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$69,670
220
32 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$69,480
620
33 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$69,170
n/a
34 Mobile, Alabama
$68,980
30
35 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$68,830
40
36 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$68,830
240
37 Tacoma, Washington
$68,750
80
38 North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$68,520
30
39 Salt Lake City, Utah
$68,520
140
40 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$68,100
30
41 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$67,560
420
42 Appleton, Wisconsin
$67,540
60
43 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$67,260
490
44 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$67,110
390
45 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$66,980
170
46 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$66,550
200
47 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$66,220
760
48 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$66,030
930
49 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$65,930
60
50 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$65,730
40
51 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$65,520
40
52 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$65,370
70
53 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$65,230
490
54 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$65,140
30
55 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$65,120
130
56 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$64,720
300
57 Duluth, Wisconsin
$64,650
30
58 Camden, New Jersey
$64,630
70
59 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$64,550
580
60 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$64,550
n/a
61 Joplin, Missouri
$64,300
30
62 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$64,270
70
63 Manchester, New Hampshire
$63,960
60
64 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$63,800
60
65 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$63,400
1,030
66 Williamsport, Pennsylvania
$63,340
n/a
67 Lafayette, Louisiana
$63,170
n/a
68 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$63,060
50
69 Knoxville, Tennessee
$63,000
120
70 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$62,710
80
71 Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$62,400
70
72 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$62,250
40
73 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$62,170
160
74 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$61,840
510
75 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$61,590
100
76 Victoria, Texas
$61,480
40
77 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$61,310
130
78 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$61,180
470
79 New Haven, Connecticut
$61,170
50
80 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$61,080
50
81 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$60,820
250
82 York-Hanover, Pennsylvania
$60,680
70
83 Rochester, New York
$60,680
200
84 Syracuse, New York
$60,540
110
85 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$60,540
310
86 Toledo, Ohio
$60,520
40
87 Richmond, Virginia
$60,470
60
88 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$60,440
340
89 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$60,400
100
90 Gary, Indiana
$60,360
40
91 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$60,280
550
92 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$60,170
100
93 Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area, Indiana
$60,110
50
94 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$60,030
40
95 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$59,680
180
96 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$59,650
100
97 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$59,590
230
98 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$59,580
50
99 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$59,400
70
100 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$59,230
60
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