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Highest Paying Cities for Environmental Science Teachers

The top 52 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 $138,720, Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington is the highest paying city for environmental science teachers. It is followed by Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington (average annual salary $134,530). 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 science teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 52 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Environmental Science Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$138,720
70
2 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$134,530
80
3 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$112,460
30
4 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$110,020
60
5 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$109,440
n/a
6 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$108,550
50
7 Salt Lake City, Utah
$105,650
30
8 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$104,180
50
9 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$104,110
90
10 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$103,750
530
11 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$102,120
50
12 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$100,820
60
13 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$99,980
90
14 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$98,530
120
15 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$96,360
50
16 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$95,510
710
17 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$94,920
110
18 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$93,930
80
19 Boulder, Colorado
$92,490
n/a
20 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$92,120
190
21 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$91,370
150
22 Rochester, New York
$89,310
30
23 Springfield, Massachusetts
$87,850
70
24 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$86,690
40
25 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$86,400
40
26 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$85,200
30
27 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$85,060
210
28 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$84,720
210
29 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$84,610
40
30 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$84,420
50
31 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$84,070
90
32 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$83,900
30
33 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$81,600
80
34 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$81,310
n/a
35 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$80,710
130
36 Columbus, Ohio
$79,600
70
37 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$79,120
40
38 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$77,910
360
39 New Haven, Connecticut
$74,490
60
40 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$74,070
40
41 Syracuse, New York
$71,350
80
42 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$71,300
30
43 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$70,510
30
44 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$70,480
90
45 Richmond, Virginia
$65,820
30
46 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$64,250
60
47 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$63,870
n/a
48 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$57,870
30
49 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$57,310
30
50 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$54,390
40
51 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$36,860
50
52 St Louis, Missouri
$31,210
40
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