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Highest Paying Cities for Environmental Science Teachers

The top 33 highest paying cities for environmental science 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 environmental science teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $132,170, Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin is the highest paying city for environmental science teachers. It is followed by Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington (average annual salary $120,850). 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 environmental science teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 33 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Environmental Science Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$132,170
30
2 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$120,850
80
3 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$108,550
50
4 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$104,110
90
5 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$102,030
100
6 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$100,820
60
7 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$99,980
90
8 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$99,240
80
9 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$95,970
50
10 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$94,500
160
11 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$89,920
40
12 Rochester, New York
$89,310
30
13 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$87,640
130
14 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$86,690
40
15 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$86,400
40
16 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$84,150
110
17 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$83,900
30
18 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$83,320
50
19 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$82,230
720
20 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$80,680
180
21 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$80,380
230
22 Columbus, Ohio
$79,360
70
23 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$79,240
230
24 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$79,090
240
25 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$77,910
360
26 Syracuse, New York
$71,350
80
27 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$71,300
30
28 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$64,880
130
29 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$64,250
60
30 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$63,870
n/a
31 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$57,310
30
32 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$36,860
50
33 St Louis, Missouri
$31,210
40
See also: Highest paying industries for environmental science teachers.