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Highest Paying Cities for Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

The top 100 highest paying cities for extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic (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 extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $48,500, Decatur, Alabama is the highest paying city for extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic. It is followed by Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California (average annual salary $48,450). 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 extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Decatur, Alabama
$48,500
40
2 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$48,450
240
3 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$46,220
300
4 Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$46,170
100
5 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$45,940
n/a
6 Lincoln, Nebraska
$45,240
140
7 Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, South Carolina
$44,670
50
8 Pee Dee South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, South Carolina
$44,170
n/a
9 Springfield, Massachusetts
$43,950
380
10 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$43,850
90
11 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$43,010
130
12 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$42,760
40
13 Huntsville, Alabama
$42,490
400
14 Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$42,480
190
15 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$42,190
480
16 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$42,020
50
17 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$41,950
70
18 Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$41,860
280
19 Terre Haute, Indiana
$41,610
250
20 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$41,330
720
21 Reading, Pennsylvania
$41,160
210
22 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$41,040
50
23 Green Bay, Wisconsin
$41,030
80
24 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$40,720
550
25 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$40,700
210
26 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$40,630
530
27 Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$40,380
100
28 Manchester, New Hampshire
$40,260
160
29 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$40,130
170
30 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$40,070
710
31 Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$40,020
110
32 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$39,990
170
33 Waterbury, Connecticut
$39,750
210
34 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$39,440
130
35 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$39,400
n/a
36 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$39,260
50
37 East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$39,260
150
38 Fort Wayne, Indiana
$39,130
1,030
39 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$38,950
200
40 Spokane, Washington
$38,930
150
41 West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$38,840
90
42 Williamsport, Pennsylvania
$38,690
130
43 Florence-Muscle Shoals, Alabama
$38,600
340
44 Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$38,570
60
45 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$38,520
80
46 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$38,330
390
47 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$38,250
1,060
48 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$38,090
230
49 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$37,870
100
50 Appleton, Wisconsin
$37,550
110
51 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$37,330
1,170
52 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$37,180
310
53 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$37,070
1,410
54 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$37,040
360
55 Evansville, Kentucky
$36,840
490
56 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$36,820
230
57 Columbia, South Carolina
$36,810
280
58 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$36,770
180
59 Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$36,770
120
60 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$36,750
300
61 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$36,690
530
62 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$36,650
180
63 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$36,610
90
64 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$36,610
90
65 Oshkosh-Neenah, Wisconsin
$36,470
450
66 West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$36,460
70
67 Elkhart-Goshen, Indiana
$36,290
200
68 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$36,200
60
69 Worcester, Massachusetts
$36,180
480
70 West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$36,100
850
71 Racine, Wisconsin
$36,000
30
72 Gary, Indiana
$35,980
620
73 Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota
$35,940
130
74 Madison, Wisconsin
$35,900
160
75 Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, New Hampshire
$35,880
n/a
76 Waco, Texas
$35,860
150
77 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$35,830
380
78 Roanoke, Virginia
$35,810
50
79 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$35,710
520
80 Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area, Indiana
$35,700
780
81 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$35,680
520
82 Holland-Grand Haven, Michigan
$35,500
80
83 Lafayette, Indiana
$35,420
60
84 Rockford, Illinois
$35,410
150
85 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$35,390
430
86 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$35,370
30
87 New Haven, Connecticut
$35,360
410
88 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$35,330
90
89 South Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$35,190
180
90 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$35,100
1,580
91 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$34,930
530
92 Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$34,900
90
93 Southwestern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$34,870
30
94 Rochester, New York
$34,860
180
95 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$34,810
150
96 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$34,750
1,130
97 North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$34,630
170
98 Memphis, Tennessee
$34,610
70
99 Naples-Marco Island, Florida
$34,550
30
100 Yakima, Washington
$34,540
n/a
See also: Highest paying industries for extruding and drawing machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic.