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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Library Science Teachers

The top 26 highest paying cities for postsecondary library science 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 library science teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $118,130, Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California is the highest paying city for postsecondary library science teachers. It is followed by Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California (average annual salary $100,320). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of postsecondary library science teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 26 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Library Science Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$118,130
100
2 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$100,320
50
3 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$91,120
50
4 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$89,930
80
5 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$88,240
80
6 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$87,610
60
7 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$85,400
50
8 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$83,190
40
9 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$78,450
100
10 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$77,890
120
11 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$76,390
340
12 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$75,820
560
13 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$69,980
40
14 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$69,730
40
15 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$69,070
80
16 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$67,470
50
17 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$65,490
60
18 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$65,340
260
19 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$65,260
240
20 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$63,210
80
21 St Louis, Missouri
$60,380
30
22 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$58,220
150
23 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$58,100
150
24 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$57,820
50
25 Memphis, Tennessee
$56,950
30
26 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$56,680
80
See also: Highest paying industries for postsecondary library science teachers.