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Highest Paying Cities for Industrial Engineers

The top 100 highest paying cities for industrial engineers (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 industrial engineers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $135,480, Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska is the highest paying city for industrial engineers. It is followed by San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California (average annual salary $117,770). 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 industrial engineers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Industrial Engineers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$135,480
40
2 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$117,770
930
3 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$117,710
4,250
4 Los Alamos County, New Mexico
$116,990
60
5 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$116,430
370
6 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$115,160
480
7 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$114,490
160
8 San Rafael, USA
$113,940
180
9 Anchorage, Alaska
$112,690
50
10 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$112,590
80
11 Sierra Vista-Douglas, USA
$112,090
n/a
12 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$111,820
4,820
13 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$111,240
5,290
14 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas
$111,020
40
15 Urban Honolulu, USA
$110,860
80
16 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$110,740
5,470
17 Southeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$110,240
30
18 College Station-Bryan, Texas
$109,600
40
19 Midland, Texas
$108,240
220
20 California-Lexington Park, USA
$107,530
210
21 Corpus Christi, Texas
$107,170
440
22 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$106,980
360
23 Corvallis, Oregon
$106,280
n/a
24 Farmington, New Mexico
$106,240
40
25 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$105,950
2,670
26 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$104,830
40
27 Tucson, Arizona
$103,860
1,000
28 Wheeling, West Virginia
$103,540
50
29 Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$103,350
80
30 Chico, California
$102,910
40
31 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$102,160
4,320
32 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$102,130
530
33 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$101,960
40
34 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$101,960
40
35 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$101,820
250
36 Amarillo, Texas
$101,770
40
37 Decatur, Alabama
$101,750
210
38 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$101,700
6,150
39 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$101,630
5,160
40 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$101,530
390
41 Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$101,420
170
42 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$101,130
9,790
43 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$100,890
3,520
44 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$100,690
630
45 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$100,150
100
46 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$100,020
3,640
47 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$99,910
190
48 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$99,790
870
49 Boulder, Colorado
$99,710
670
50 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$99,640
340
51 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$99,290
1,330
52 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$99,260
6,470
53 Pittsfield, Massachusetts
$98,790
130
54 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$98,290
1,470
55 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$97,990
290
56 Wilmington, North Carolina
$97,860
240
57 Framingham, Massachusetts
$97,730
780
58 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$97,420
80
59 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$97,410
1,050
60 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$97,270
6,370
61 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$97,200
1,560
62 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$97,060
1,210
63 Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$96,930
40
64 Bismarck, North Dakota
$96,920
40
65 Chattanooga, Tennessee
$96,820
560
66 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$96,420
190
67 Hattiesburg, Mississippi
$96,150
50
68 Pueblo, Colorado
$95,990
50
69 Las Cruces, New Mexico
$95,960
40
70 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$95,960
1,520
71 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$95,750
380
72 Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$95,610
50
73 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$95,510
9,160
74 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$95,500
60
75 Idaho Falls, Idaho
$95,360
140
76 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$95,270
830
77 Sioux City, South Dakota
$95,190
110
78 Wilmington, New Jersey
$95,170
700
79 Lubbock, Texas
$94,750
30
80 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$94,480
180
81 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$94,400
2,040
82 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$94,330
60
83 Tacoma, Washington
$94,210
180
84 Visalia-Porterville, California
$94,140
90
85 Flint, Michigan
$94,110
360
86 Bay City, Michigan
$94,010
70
87 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$93,950
12,040
88 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$93,920
360
89 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$93,790
1,670
90 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$93,770
1,140
91 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$93,560
1,540
92 Mobile, Alabama
$93,090
410
93 Peoria, Illinois
$93,070
1,240
94 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$93,040
4,450
95 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$92,640
17,500
96 Staunton-Waynesboro, USA
$92,560
110
97 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$92,550
820
98 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$92,490
2,870
99 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$92,380
2,320
100 Johnstown, Pennsylvania
$92,350
50
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