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Highest Paying Cities for Elevator Installers and Repairers

The top 71 highest paying cities for elevator installers and repairers (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 elevator installers and repairers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $109,210, Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington is the highest paying city for elevator installers and repairers. It is followed by Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington (average annual salary $109,210). 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 elevator installers and repairers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 71 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Elevator Installers and Repairers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$109,210
130
2 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$109,210
130
3 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$106,810
350
4 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$103,660
150
5 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$102,810
350
6 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$101,610
290
7 Honolulu, Hawaii
$100,970
220
8 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$99,880
170
9 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$96,350
30
10 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$93,960
120
11 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$93,130
590
12 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$93,010
180
13 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$91,130
730
14 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$90,800
290
15 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$89,690
4,070
16 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$89,450
480
17 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$89,410
510
18 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$89,130
330
19 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$88,570
290
20 Syracuse, New York
$87,850
50
21 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$86,840
1,110
22 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$86,840
120
23 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$86,010
1,220
24 Camden, New Jersey
$85,610
370
25 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$85,330
n/a
26 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$85,010
450
27 St Louis, Missouri
$84,920
270
28 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$84,770
1,050
29 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$84,550
170
30 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$84,310
1,110
31 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$84,060
230
32 Peoria, Illinois
$84,050
70
33 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$83,980
40
34 Roanoke, Virginia
$83,100
n/a
35 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$82,880
160
36 El Paso, Texas
$82,800
40
37 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$80,780
460
38 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$79,830
3,120
39 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
$78,510
30
40 Corpus Christi, Texas
$76,240
90
41 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$75,370
400
42 Memphis, Tennessee
$74,880
70
43 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$74,140
990
44 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$73,530
490
45 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$72,740
120
46 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$72,730
140
47 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$71,100
900
48 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$68,840
160
49 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$68,510
70
50 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$67,440
n/a
51 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$66,850
90
52 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$64,150
130
53 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$62,760
310
54 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$62,140
230
55 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$60,760
110
56 Duluth, Wisconsin
$58,470
n/a
57 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$57,160
50
58 Richmond, Virginia
$57,020
80
59 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$55,500
1,130
60 Knoxville, Tennessee
$54,870
40
61 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$51,700
80
62 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$51,210
210
63 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$50,460
110
64 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$46,390
260
65 Jackson, Mississippi
$45,570
n/a
66 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$39,360
140
67 Toledo, Ohio
$39,080
60
68 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$38,620
n/a
69 Salt Lake City, Utah
$38,310
160
70 Tallahassee, Florida
$34,810
140
71 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$31,660
130
See also: Highest paying industries for elevator installers and repairers.