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Highest Paying Cities for Other Financial Specialists

The top 100 highest paying cities for other financial specialists (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 financial specialists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $126,100, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for other financial specialists. It is followed by San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California (average annual salary $96,520). 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 other financial specialists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Financial Specialists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$126,100
2,580
2 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$96,520
4,060
3 St Marys County, Maryland
$95,920
520
4 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$92,980
6,040
5 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$92,150
6,980
6 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$90,180
100
7 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$88,570
2,240
8 Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach, Florida
$88,300
60
9 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$87,730
60
10 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$87,470
30
11 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$85,840
2,680
12 Dayton, Ohio
$84,410
840
13 Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$84,040
80
14 Peoria, Illinois
$83,920
350
15 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$82,700
140
16 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, South Carolina
$82,190
50
17 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$80,960
1,150
18 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$80,900
5,040
19 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$80,660
40
20 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, Florida
$80,480
160
21 Montgomery, Alabama
$80,480
110
22 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$80,350
5,600
23 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$80,070
330
24 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$80,000
1,020
25 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$79,920
470
26 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$79,790
8,340
27 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$79,060
2,150
28 Worcester, Massachusetts
$78,970
60
29 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$78,820
8,160
30 Warner Robins, Georgia
$78,110
280
31 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$77,560
60
32 Huntsville, Alabama
$77,500
310
33 St Louis, Missouri
$77,450
1,060
34 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$76,740
2,590
35 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$76,510
1,140
36 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$76,380
1,320
37 Syracuse, New York
$76,310
40
38 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$75,670
1,230
39 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$75,620
870
40 Boulder, Colorado
$75,480
200
41 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$75,460
2,760
42 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$75,180
40
43 New Haven, Connecticut
$75,110
130
44 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$75,040
1,640
45 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$74,720
1,820
46 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$74,370
1,210
47 North Arizona nonmetropolitan area, Arizona
$74,160
30
48 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$74,110
390
49 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$74,110
430
50 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$73,830
3,010
51 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$73,600
980
52 Tucson, Arizona
$73,490
60
53 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$73,380
770
54 Battle Creek, Michigan
$73,360
70
55 Fayetteville, North Carolina
$73,250
90
56 Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, Michigan
$72,950
150
57 Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
$72,350
30
58 Gainesville, Florida
$72,350
90
59 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$72,280
2,330
60 Richmond, Virginia
$72,220
820
61 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$72,140
1,050
62 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$71,910
40
63 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$71,890
170
64 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$71,790
360
65 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$71,690
3,370
66 Salinas, California
$71,680
80
67 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$71,580
90
68 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$71,510
1,110
69 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$71,500
930
70 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$71,460
1,490
71 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$71,410
50
72 Framingham, Massachusetts
$71,360
80
73 Columbus, Ohio
$71,330
1,310
74 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$71,110
950
75 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$71,050
160
76 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$71,030
410
77 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$71,030
370
78 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$70,590
1,520
79 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$70,530
210
80 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$70,330
3,030
81 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$70,290
460
82 Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia
$70,190
160
83 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$70,000
900
84 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$69,800
980
85 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$69,670
140
86 Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$69,640
120
87 Southeast Arizona nonmetropolitan area, Arizona
$69,590
40
88 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$69,500
220
89 Stockton, California
$69,330
50
90 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$69,180
1,810
91 Nashua, New Hampshire
$69,060
120
92 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$69,030
260
93 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$69,020
170
94 Northern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$68,800
30
95 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$68,700
2,790
96 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$67,900
2,320
97 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$67,890
710
98 Ames, Iowa
$67,740
110
99 Wichita, Kansas
$67,570
90
100 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$67,310
60
See also: Highest paying industries for other financial specialists.