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Highest Paying Cities for Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

The top 100 highest paying cities for hazardous materials removal 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 hazardous materials removal workers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $86,710, Fairbanks, Alaska is the highest paying city for hazardous materials removal workers. It is followed by Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington (average annual salary $75,790). 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 hazardous materials removal workers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Fairbanks, Alaska
$86,710
50
2 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$75,790
630
3 Knoxville, Tennessee
$73,770
260
4 Idaho Falls, Idaho
$71,210
560
5 Los Alamos County, New Mexico
$70,850
90
6 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$70,010
3,680
7 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$69,100
160
8 Framingham, Massachusetts
$68,710
50
9 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$68,550
5,030
10 East Idaho nonmetropolitan area, Idaho
$68,310
150
11 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$67,520
560
12 Amarillo, Texas
$66,760
190
13 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$65,630
190
14 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$65,230
490
15 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$64,840
2,160
16 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$64,330
n/a
17 Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$62,870
n/a
18 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$62,200
450
19 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$61,270
90
20 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$60,660
180
21 Utica-Rome, New York
$60,440
100
22 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$58,870
540
23 Flint, Michigan
$57,540
30
24 Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$56,750
50
25 Camden, New Jersey
$56,320
180
26 Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$56,260
n/a
27 Anchorage, Alaska
$55,560
180
28 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$54,690
320
29 Stockton, California
$54,570
30
30 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$54,510
210
31 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$54,500
40
32 North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$54,450
170
33 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$53,770
530
34 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$52,970
360
35 Nashua, New Hampshire
$52,090
n/a
36 Honolulu, Hawaii
$51,820
200
37 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$51,060
100
38 Provo-Orem, Utah
$50,740
60
39 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$50,660
150
40 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$50,260
1,150
41 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$49,430
410
42 Las Cruces, New Mexico
$49,110
30
43 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$48,910
400
44 Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$48,840
110
45 West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$48,710
50
46 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$48,410
340
47 Evansville, Kentucky
$48,360
60
48 Duluth, Wisconsin
$48,060
40
49 Billings, Montana
$47,560
30
50 Gary, Indiana
$47,140
350
51 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$46,980
420
52 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$46,960
60
53 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$46,850
60
54 Salinas, California
$46,610
40
55 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$46,410
500
56 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$46,050
320
57 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$46,000
130
58 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$45,850
100
59 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$45,700
60
60 Urban Honolulu, USA
$45,660
460
61 Greeley, Colorado
$45,580
40
62 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$45,550
250
63 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$45,480
210
64 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$45,470
150
65 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$45,200
1,500
66 Southeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$44,990
50
67 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$44,630
50
68 Worcester, Massachusetts
$44,460
50
69 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$44,280
70
70 Syracuse, New York
$44,260
80
71 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$44,140
70
72 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$44,030
460
73 Longview, Washington
$43,920
60
74 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$43,830
1,280
75 Spokane, Washington
$43,670
80
76 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$43,640
960
77 South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$43,500
150
78 Lima, Ohio
$43,490
n/a
79 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$43,480
160
80 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$43,370
180
81 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$43,360
50
82 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$43,320
1,340
83 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$43,230
180
84 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$42,980
n/a
85 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$42,750
80
86 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$42,460
1,790
87 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$42,320
400
88 Salt Lake City, Utah
$42,250
290
89 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$42,230
890
90 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$41,960
200
91 Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, New Hampshire
$41,860
190
92 Springfield, Massachusetts
$41,390
70
93 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$41,330
n/a
94 State College, Pennsylvania
$41,320
40
95 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$41,300
210
96 Anniston-Oxford, Alabama
$40,820
30
97 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$40,630
310
98 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$40,390
80
99 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$40,380
230
100 Fresno, California
$40,360
240
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