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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Geography Teachers

The top 44 highest paying cities for postsecondary geography 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 postsecondary geography teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $126,700, Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA is the highest paying city for postsecondary geography teachers. It is followed by Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California (average annual salary $121,600). 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 postsecondary geography teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 44 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Geography Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$126,700
30
2 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$121,600
30
3 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$117,970
50
4 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$111,260
70
5 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$110,220
160
6 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$107,110
80
7 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$104,760
130
8 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$100,850
110
9 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$97,590
120
10 Columbus, Ohio
$94,960
30
11 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$93,770
40
12 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$91,150
50
13 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$90,670
40
14 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$90,290
110
15 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$89,200
140
16 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$85,170
80
17 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$84,430
40
18 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$83,130
80
19 Worcester, Massachusetts
$81,070
40
20 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$80,510
40
21 Urban Honolulu, USA
$78,710
40
22 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$78,680
40
23 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$78,680
40
24 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$77,810
70
25 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$77,470
50
26 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$77,420
60
27 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$76,040
200
28 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$75,820
200
29 Honolulu, Hawaii
$75,730
40
30 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$75,690
50
31 Syracuse, New York
$75,640
50
32 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$74,540
40
33 St Louis, Missouri
$71,830
30
34 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$69,930
40
35 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$67,820
30
36 Springfield, Massachusetts
$67,810
30
37 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$65,520
30
38 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$60,770
40
39 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$60,320
30
40 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$59,080
50
41 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$58,690
70
42 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$56,940
40
43 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$52,420
30
44 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$38,910
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