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Highest Paying Cities for Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education

The top 100 highest paying cities for kindergarten teachers, except special education (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 kindergarten teachers, except special education in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $107,660, Nassau-Suffolk, New York is the highest paying city for kindergarten teachers, except special education. It is followed by Framingham, Massachusetts (average annual salary $84,590). 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 kindergarten teachers, except special education in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$107,660
1,060
2 Framingham, Massachusetts
$84,590
140
3 Kingston, New York
$83,370
90
4 Danbury, Connecticut
$82,960
90
5 Waterbury, Connecticut
$81,780
100
6 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$81,340
120
7 Fairbanks, Alaska
$80,810
320
8 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$80,510
370
9 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$80,370
240
10 Yuba City, California
$79,270
110
11 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$79,120
60
12 Modesto, California
$77,890
210
13 Peabody, Massachusetts
$77,830
110
14 Springfield, Massachusetts
$77,790
270
15 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$76,390
220
16 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$75,610
890
17 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$75,290
420
18 Salinas, California
$75,130
330
19 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$74,890
140
20 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$74,810
2,170
21 Bloomington, USA
$74,630
60
22 Visalia-Porterville, California
$74,050
340
23 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$73,920
220
24 Las Cruces, New Mexico
$73,470
140
25 Grand Island, USA
$73,410
60
26 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$73,170
50
27 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$73,140
360
28 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$73,060
60
29 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$72,890
50
30 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$72,450
110
31 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$72,060
110
32 Brunswick, Georgia
$71,820
90
33 Pittsfield, Massachusetts
$71,680
50
34 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$71,470
180
35 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$71,280
2,730
36 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$71,090
7,500
37 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$70,960
1,290
38 North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$70,600
100
39 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$70,560
80
40 Stockton, California
$70,420
450
41 Redding, California
$70,370
80
42 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$70,230
200
43 East Stroudsburg, USA
$70,160
50
44 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$69,910
2,290
45 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$69,840
160
46 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$69,820
1,240
47 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, West Virginia
$69,800
150
48 New Haven, Connecticut
$69,700
390
49 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$69,630
600
50 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$69,440
4,750
51 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$69,410
2,410
52 Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$69,410
30
53 Central New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$69,310
150
54 California-Lexington Park, USA
$69,130
n/a
55 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$68,710
3,460
56 Napa, California
$68,690
n/a
57 Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, New Hampshire
$68,670
100
58 Worcester, Massachusetts
$68,620
270
59 Eastern Sierra Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$68,290
40
60 Great Falls, Montana
$68,250
30
61 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$67,780
1,060
62 Charlottesville, Virginia
$67,700
110
63 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$67,660
1,050
64 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$67,610
970
65 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$67,510
630
66 Laredo, Texas
$67,440
390
67 San Rafael, USA
$67,270
220
68 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$66,880
60
69 Lynn-Saugus-Marblehead, USA
$66,740
n/a
70 Bellingham, Washington
$66,640
370
71 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$65,930
1,350
72 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$65,860
250
73 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$65,810
210
74 Dayton, Ohio
$65,790
370
75 Santa Fe, New Mexico
$65,640
110
76 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$65,300
140
77 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$65,060
150
78 Spokane, Washington
$64,620
800
79 Elmira, New York
$64,560
100
80 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, South Carolina
$64,520
130
81 East Central New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$64,500
50
82 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$64,380
680
83 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$64,360
90
84 Springfield, Missouri
$64,210
190
85 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$64,200
380
86 Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$63,960
50
87 Merced, California
$63,900
160
88 Toledo, Ohio
$63,790
180
89 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$63,770
80
90 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, USA
$63,700
90
91 Fresno, California
$63,620
480
92 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$63,600
200
93 Ocean City, New Jersey
$63,560
50
94 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$63,390
30
95 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$63,330
100
96 Tacoma, Washington
$63,310
850
97 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$63,230
870
98 Syracuse, New York
$62,780
230
99 North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$62,770
90
100 Glens Falls, New York
$62,670
50
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