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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Engineering Teachers

The top 82 highest paying cities for postsecondary engineering teachers (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 postsecondary engineering teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $143,110, College Station-Bryan, Texas is the highest paying city for postsecondary engineering teachers. It is followed by Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania (average annual salary $139,660). 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 postsecondary engineering teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 82 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Engineering Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 College Station-Bryan, Texas
$143,110
430
2 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$139,660
220
3 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$137,090
420
4 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$132,100
150
5 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$126,010
1,360
6 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$123,610
1,580
7 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$121,680
290
8 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$118,000
220
9 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$117,700
240
10 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$115,890
240
11 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$113,680
560
12 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$113,280
90
13 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$112,710
360
14 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$111,900
300
15 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$109,790
210
16 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$109,380
990
17 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$109,310
530
18 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$109,220
530
19 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$106,880
2,400
20 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$105,880
460
21 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$105,300
480
22 Kansas City, Missouri
$104,760
120
23 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$103,020
140
24 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$101,900
220
25 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$101,390
1,560
26 Columbus, Ohio
$101,070
350
27 North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$100,980
210
28 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$98,720
200
29 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$98,440
130
30 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$97,550
100
31 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$96,250
340
32 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$96,080
850
33 Dayton, Ohio
$95,980
130
34 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$94,590
320
35 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$94,260
880
36 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$93,870
550
37 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$93,640
380
38 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$92,750
160
39 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$92,350
410
40 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$92,060
1,610
41 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$91,620
600
42 Springfield, Massachusetts
$91,140
120
43 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$91,060
380
44 St Louis, Missouri
$91,030
220
45 New Haven, Connecticut
$90,580
70
46 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$89,260
460
47 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$89,140
300
48 Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$88,080
30
49 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$87,780
n/a
50 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$87,590
80
51 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$87,430
560
52 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$87,350
240
53 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$87,320
130
54 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$87,180
90
55 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$87,040
1,940
56 Syracuse, New York
$86,250
110
57 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$85,950
50
58 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$85,590
30
59 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$83,580
40
60 West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$83,480
40
61 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$83,280
430
62 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$81,000
310
63 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$80,280
140
64 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$77,980
1,240
65 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$77,910
60
66 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$74,220
150
67 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$74,200
410
68 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$72,490
130
69 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$71,390
70
70 Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$70,970
40
71 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$67,930
80
72 Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$67,030
40
73 Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$65,680
60
74 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$64,510
80
75 Spokane, Washington
$62,900
110
76 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$56,620
40
77 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$56,280
40
78 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$54,850
40
79 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$54,760
50
80 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$54,360
40
81 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$47,660
210
82 Richmond, Virginia
$37,130
90
See also: Highest paying industries for postsecondary engineering teachers.