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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary History Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for postsecondary history 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 history teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $128,060, Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California is the highest paying city for postsecondary history teachers. It is followed by Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California (average annual salary $110,480). 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 postsecondary history teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary History Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$128,060
180
2 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$110,480
130
3 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$110,060
40
4 Fresno, California
$107,510
60
5 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$100,340
600
6 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$98,520
160
7 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$95,970
70
8 Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$94,920
40
9 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$94,540
460
10 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$93,510
220
11 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$93,310
590
12 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$92,970
80
13 Madison, Wisconsin
$92,310
100
14 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$92,240
50
15 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$92,100
80
16 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$91,920
230
17 Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$91,910
50
18 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$90,120
40
19 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$89,900
600
20 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$89,760
420
21 New Haven, Connecticut
$89,750
50
22 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$89,510
70
23 Provo-Orem, Utah
$89,370
80
24 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$88,730
290
25 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$87,890
60
26 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$87,860
30
27 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$87,070
500
28 Reading, Pennsylvania
$86,630
30
29 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$86,140
220
30 Ithaca, New York
$85,930
90
31 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$85,750
180
32 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$85,720
140
33 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$85,340
40
34 Bloomington, USA
$85,300
40
35 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$85,090
40
36 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$84,500
1,140
37 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$84,460
90
38 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$84,370
1,220
39 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$83,590
30
40 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$83,270
650
41 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$83,110
90
42 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$83,080
40
43 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$82,830
160
44 Tyler, Texas
$82,800
30
45 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$82,580
720
46 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$82,540
150
47 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$82,080
90
48 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$81,820
30
49 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$81,820
1,730
50 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$81,690
50
51 Springfield, Massachusetts
$81,580
190
52 Erie, Pennsylvania
$81,110
30
53 Worcester, Massachusetts
$80,110
130
54 El Paso, Texas
$80,000
80
55 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$79,020
50
56 Columbus, Ohio
$78,690
200
57 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$78,580
120
58 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$78,040
300
59 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$77,740
200
60 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$77,140
160
61 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$76,610
50
62 Rochester, New York
$76,450
210
63 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$76,150
60
64 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$76,050
50
65 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$75,790
510
66 Wilmington, New Jersey
$74,870
50
67 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$74,630
40
68 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$74,570
50
69 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$74,490
100
70 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$74,300
120
71 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$74,140
120
72 Utica-Rome, New York
$74,100
30
73 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$74,090
40
74 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$74,000
60
75 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$73,920
70
76 Columbia, South Carolina
$73,780
80
77 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$73,200
70
78 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$73,090
30
79 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$72,410
30
80 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$72,260
170
81 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$72,240
30
82 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$72,240
160
83 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$72,110
40
84 Duluth, Wisconsin
$72,050
30
85 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$71,970
100
86 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$71,730
80
87 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$71,630
30
88 Urban Honolulu, USA
$71,510
100
89 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$71,420
110
90 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$71,270
180
91 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$71,220
50
92 Camden, New Jersey
$71,040
80
93 Spartanburg, South Carolina
$70,990
30
94 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$70,910
50
95 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$70,910
50
96 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$70,730
300
97 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$70,650
80
98 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$70,590
100
99 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$70,130
140
100 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$69,980
40
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