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Highest Paying Cities for Other Extraction Workers

The top 44 highest paying cities for other extraction workers (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 extraction workers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $78,430, Odessa, Texas is the highest paying city for other extraction workers. It is followed by Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama (average annual salary $69,480). 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 other extraction workers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 44 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Extraction Workers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Odessa, Texas
$78,430
190
2 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$69,480
30
3 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$59,370
60
4 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$55,900
60
5 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$55,760
n/a
6 Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$55,660
660
7 Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$55,410
60
8 Anchorage, Alaska
$55,050
40
9 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$53,320
n/a
10 Wheeling, West Virginia
$51,230
n/a
11 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$49,400
210
12 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$47,850
80
13 East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$47,840
50
14 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$46,450
510
15 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$45,920
130
16 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$45,320
150
17 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$44,800
40
18 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$43,970
70
19 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$43,910
70
20 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$43,520
90
21 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$42,870
n/a
22 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$42,870
n/a
23 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$42,630
n/a
24 Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area, Indiana
$41,450
150
25 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$41,130
n/a
26 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$41,090
n/a
27 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$40,750
80
28 Abilene, Texas
$40,390
n/a
29 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$39,430
n/a
30 Greeley, Colorado
$38,800
70
31 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$38,750
50
32 Longview, Texas
$38,280
140
33 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$36,440
n/a
34 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana
$34,920
90
35 Victoria, Texas
$34,450
40
36 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$34,270
n/a
37 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$33,680
130
38 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$32,740
150
39 Casper, Wyoming
$30,770
100
40 Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$30,360
n/a
41 Lafayette, Louisiana
$30,000
400
42 Wichita, Kansas
$28,250
n/a
43 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$27,950
n/a
44 Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$27,330
n/a
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