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Highest Paying Cities for Other Engineering Technicians

The top 100 highest paying cities for other engineering technicians (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 engineering technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $85,700, St Marys County, Maryland is the highest paying city for other engineering technicians. It is followed by Norwich-New London, Rhode Island (average annual salary $85,270). 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 engineering technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Engineering Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 St Marys County, Maryland
$85,700
310
2 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$85,270
n/a
3 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$84,300
540
4 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$84,050
1,090
5 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$84,040
680
6 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$84,040
1,500
7 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$82,030
410
8 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$81,560
990
9 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$79,360
330
10 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$78,750
530
11 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$78,170
570
12 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$78,100
360
13 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$77,840
190
14 Lynchburg, Virginia
$77,790
n/a
15 Odessa, Texas
$76,500
260
16 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$76,460
50
17 Huntsville, Alabama
$76,400
420
18 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$76,280
1,270
19 Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area, Indiana
$76,140
210
20 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$75,850
1,130
21 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$75,370
150
22 South Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$75,040
200
23 Camden, New Jersey
$74,990
210
24 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$74,720
90
25 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$74,130
180
26 New Haven, Connecticut
$74,020
90
27 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$73,720
590
28 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$73,410
1,120
29 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$73,200
250
30 Anchorage, Alaska
$73,080
150
31 Honolulu, Hawaii
$72,990
350
32 Albany, Georgia
$72,220
40
33 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$71,710
960
34 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$71,450
40
35 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$71,330
240
36 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$71,240
960
37 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$71,210
120
38 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$71,060
140
39 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$70,760
1,960
40 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$70,760
280
41 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$70,580
70
42 Jacksonville, Florida
$70,020
270
43 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$69,970
50
44 Fairbanks, Alaska
$69,800
70
45 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$69,790
510
46 Grand Junction, Colorado
$69,760
50
47 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$69,670
560
48 Salinas, California
$69,340
50
49 Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$69,120
70
50 Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach, Florida
$68,790
140
51 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$68,670
1,330
52 Billings, Montana
$68,600
110
53 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$68,070
140
54 Gary, Indiana
$68,060
n/a
55 Tacoma, Washington
$68,050
60
56 Wilmington, North Carolina
$67,930
30
57 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$67,930
130
58 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$67,900
50
59 Rochester, Minnesota
$67,630
60
60 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$67,510
1,590
61 Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$67,220
70
62 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$67,190
160
63 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$67,170
320
64 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$67,160
50
65 Corpus Christi, Texas
$67,150
100
66 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$67,150
210
67 Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$67,150
70
68 New Iberia nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$67,020
90
69 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$66,930
190
70 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$66,900
90
71 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$66,720
90
72 Midland, Texas
$66,710
180
73 Evansville, Kentucky
$66,380
110
74 Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$66,010
30
75 Modesto, California
$65,670
n/a
76 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$65,560
490
77 Knoxville, Tennessee
$65,500
190
78 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$65,430
1,740
79 Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, South Carolina
$65,400
40
80 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$65,340
620
81 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$65,010
1,600
82 Springfield, Illinois
$64,990
170
83 Akron, Ohio
$64,760
320
84 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$64,600
110
85 Boulder, Colorado
$64,290
180
86 Chattanooga, Tennessee
$64,250
80
87 Madison, Wisconsin
$63,870
200
88 Reading, Pennsylvania
$63,670
230
89 Savannah, Georgia
$63,660
50
90 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$63,650
40
91 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas
$63,650
30
92 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$63,650
60
93 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$63,590
1,140
94 Lafayette, Indiana
$63,240
60
95 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$62,920
2,760
96 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$62,810
40
97 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$62,790
2,350
98 Memphis, Tennessee
$62,730
70
99 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$62,730
850
100 Kansas City, Missouri
$62,620
430
See also: Highest paying industries for other engineering technicians.