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Highest Paying Cities for Environmental Engineering Technicians

The top 100 highest paying cities for environmental 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 environmental engineering technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $83,350, Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina is the highest paying city for environmental engineering technicians. It is followed by Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington (average annual salary $78,860). 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 environmental engineering technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

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

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$83,350
50
2 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$78,860
390
3 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$78,620
400
4 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$77,620
70
5 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$72,430
110
6 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$70,740
30
7 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$70,310
200
8 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$70,080
30
9 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$68,490
130
10 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$67,730
40
11 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$66,910
140
12 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$66,730
80
13 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$65,710
30
14 Salem, Oregon
$65,380
n/a
15 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$64,040
330
16 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$63,100
310
17 Knoxville, Tennessee
$62,950
360
18 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$62,440
250
19 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$62,200
40
20 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$61,840
30
21 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$61,790
60
22 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$61,210
30
23 Boulder, Colorado
$61,130
30
24 Madison, Wisconsin
$60,540
40
25 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$60,000
30
26 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$59,380
70
27 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$59,140
60
28 Puerto Rico nonmetropolitan area 2, Puerto Rico
$59,120
n/a
29 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$58,970
30
30 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$58,320
390
31 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$58,060
270
32 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$58,040
80
33 Anchorage, Alaska
$57,940
100
34 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$57,910
680
35 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$57,820
530
36 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$57,250
620
37 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$57,160
60
38 Las Cruces, New Mexico
$57,030
n/a
39 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$56,920
130
40 Wilmington, New Jersey
$56,600
40
41 Casper, Wyoming
$56,440
60
42 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$56,390
50
43 Modesto, California
$56,270
30
44 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$56,250
260
45 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$56,170
120
46 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$55,790
60
47 New Haven, Connecticut
$55,780
40
48 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$55,330
n/a
49 Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
$55,240
n/a
50 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$55,150
40
51 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$55,140
30
52 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$55,130
170
53 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$55,030
40
54 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$54,810
270
55 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$54,790
290
56 Johnson City, Tennessee
$54,530
40
57 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$54,420
360
58 Fairbanks, Alaska
$54,160
40
59 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$53,970
50
60 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$53,950
30
61 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$53,800
80
62 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$53,640
30
63 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$53,630
190
64 Bismarck, North Dakota
$53,470
30
65 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$53,440
570
66 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$53,380
50
67 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$53,250
30
68 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$53,030
390
69 Tucson, Arizona
$52,660
40
70 Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$52,560
40
71 Mobile, Alabama
$52,370
40
72 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$52,190
60
73 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$52,150
130
74 Urban Honolulu, USA
$52,030
30
75 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$51,990
250
76 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$51,930
100
77 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$51,660
190
78 Huntsville, Alabama
$51,580
30
79 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$51,430
90
80 Montgomery, Alabama
$50,650
30
81 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$50,640
30
82 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$50,620
60
83 Framingham, Massachusetts
$50,180
40
84 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$49,960
30
85 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$49,790
210
86 Honolulu, Hawaii
$49,610
90
87 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$49,580
40
88 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$49,490
30
89 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$49,160
290
90 Springfield, Massachusetts
$49,150
50
91 Lincoln, Nebraska
$49,090
40
92 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$49,060
110
93 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$48,990
70
94 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana
$48,580
50
95 Gary, Indiana
$48,410
50
96 Salt Lake City, Utah
$48,330
200
97 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$48,280
150
98 Syracuse, New York
$48,020
80
99 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$47,360
40
100 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$47,130
50
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