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Highest Paying Cities for Engineers, All Other

The top 100 highest paying cities for engineers, all other (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 engineers, all other in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $137,840, Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska is the highest paying city for engineers, all other. It is followed by Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey (average annual salary $137,120). 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 engineers, all other in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Engineers, All Other

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$137,840
180
2 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$137,120
120
3 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$133,440
7,100
4 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$133,160
5,460
5 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$131,040
1,550
6 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$127,050
130
7 St Marys County, Maryland
$126,520
770
8 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$126,190
2,850
9 Danbury, Connecticut
$125,950
70
10 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$120,130
3,090
11 Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$119,740
420
12 Boulder, Colorado
$119,570
440
13 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$119,160
1,680
14 Huntsville, Alabama
$118,470
3,120
15 Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$118,120
n/a
16 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$117,990
1,550
17 Fairbanks, Alaska
$117,140
40
18 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$115,800
500
19 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$115,630
350
20 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$114,920
690
21 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$114,170
180
22 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$113,260
2,190
23 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$112,850
1,210
24 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$111,830
110
25 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$111,430
390
26 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$110,730
60
27 Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$110,560
40
28 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$110,410
1,660
29 Lynchburg, Virginia
$110,270
70
30 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$109,940
510
31 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$109,860
1,040
32 Wheeling, West Virginia
$109,780
30
33 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$109,770
290
34 Morgantown, West Virginia
$109,770
140
35 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, Florida
$109,760
560
36 Amarillo, Texas
$109,630
80
37 Anchorage, Alaska
$109,610
390
38 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$109,390
4,140
39 Warner Robins, Georgia
$108,740
200
40 Dayton, Ohio
$108,600
1,690
41 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$108,600
3,460
42 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$108,500
3,200
43 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$108,360
1,130
44 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$108,280
60
45 Corpus Christi, Texas
$107,670
120
46 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$107,480
280
47 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$107,390
300
48 Idaho Falls, Idaho
$106,960
160
49 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$106,770
2,190
50 Memphis, Tennessee
$106,660
290
51 East Idaho nonmetropolitan area, Idaho
$106,620
80
52 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$106,480
300
53 Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach, Florida
$106,450
120
54 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$106,240
130
55 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$105,810
1,260
56 Wilmington, New Jersey
$105,800
90
57 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$104,900
120
58 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$104,380
2,100
59 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$104,370
1,210
60 Knoxville, Tennessee
$104,160
540
61 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$104,160
80
62 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$103,870
2,770
63 Stockton, California
$103,780
70
64 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$102,340
210
65 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$102,330
2,340
66 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$102,300
30
67 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$102,220
1,520
68 Midland, Texas
$101,670
40
69 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$101,320
380
70 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$100,900
560
71 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$100,800
1,590
72 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$100,620
5,320
73 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$100,360
80
74 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$100,320
360
75 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$100,020
170
76 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$99,850
950
77 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$99,790
1,360
78 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$99,400
490
79 Fayetteville, North Carolina
$99,350
40
80 North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$98,960
50
81 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$98,930
890
82 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$98,750
440
83 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$98,640
960
84 New Haven, Connecticut
$98,640
170
85 Framingham, Massachusetts
$98,610
140
86 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$98,580
340
87 Richmond, Virginia
$98,320
250
88 Nashua, New Hampshire
$97,470
160
89 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$97,410
400
90 Green Bay, Wisconsin
$97,110
70
91 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$96,820
150
92 Syracuse, New York
$96,710
230
93 Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$96,500
70
94 Racine, Wisconsin
$96,390
70
95 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$96,390
240
96 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$96,250
510
97 Columbia, South Carolina
$95,720
50
98 Honolulu, Hawaii
$95,580
680
99 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$95,430
1,400
100 Tacoma, Washington
$95,410
150
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