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Highest Paying Cities for Library Technicians

The top 100 highest paying cities for library technicians (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 library technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $56,990, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for library technicians. It is followed by Iowa City, Iowa (average annual salary $54,280). 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 library technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Library Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$56,990
630
2 Iowa City, Iowa
$54,280
130
3 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$52,300
740
4 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$51,540
40
5 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$51,470
40
6 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$51,310
1,400
7 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$50,670
450
8 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$50,360
110
9 New Haven, Connecticut
$50,100
350
10 St Marys County, Maryland
$49,380
40
11 Chattanooga, Tennessee
$48,080
120
12 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
$47,910
40
13 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$47,650
1,660
14 Ocean City, New Jersey
$47,370
40
15 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$46,990
690
16 Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$46,420
130
17 Tacoma, Washington
$46,190
170
18 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$45,580
50
19 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$45,520
1,500
20 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$45,470
1,330
21 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$45,300
500
22 Ithaca, New York
$45,290
180
23 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$45,270
210
24 Lake Charles, Louisiana
$45,220
120
25 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$45,150
2,040
26 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$45,110
90
27 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$44,790
870
28 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$44,490
260
29 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$44,470
2,410
30 Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$44,440
50
31 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$44,240
60
32 Rochester, Minnesota
$44,180
110
33 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$43,760
820
34 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$43,610
2,710
35 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$43,440
1,720
36 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$43,370
940
37 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$43,030
2,260
38 Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$42,900
n/a
39 Duluth, Wisconsin
$42,840
110
40 Charlottesville, Virginia
$42,800
100
41 Wilmington, New Jersey
$42,430
210
42 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$42,190
600
43 St Cloud, Minnesota
$42,060
40
44 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$41,940
150
45 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$41,850
70
46 Honolulu, Hawaii
$41,620
150
47 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$41,500
30
48 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$41,170
80
49 Peabody, Massachusetts
$40,640
100
50 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$40,580
130
51 Framingham, Massachusetts
$40,540
150
52 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$40,540
80
53 Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
$40,520
50
54 Gainesville, Florida
$40,390
140
55 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$40,380
140
56 Springfield, Massachusetts
$40,190
330
57 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$40,020
500
58 Flagstaff, Arizona
$39,780
60
59 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$39,700
380
60 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$39,640
480
61 Nantucket Island and Marthas Vineyard nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$39,430
50
62 Manchester, New Hampshire
$39,410
50
63 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$39,270
300
64 Chico, California
$39,260
40
65 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$39,120
890
66 Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
$39,050
250
67 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$38,900
290
68 Bend, Oregon
$38,810
60
69 Lincoln, Nebraska
$38,740
100
70 Spokane, Washington
$38,700
210
71 Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$38,670
40
72 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$38,610
150
73 Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$38,500
80
74 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$38,460
110
75 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$38,430
540
76 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Florida
$38,400
70
77 Danbury, Connecticut
$38,270
40
78 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$38,080
1,030
79 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$38,080
170
80 Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area, Maryland
$38,000
40
81 St Louis, Missouri
$37,990
950
82 Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota
$37,970
60
83 Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$37,950
60
84 El Centro, California
$37,880
40
85 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$37,840
80
86 Tucson, Arizona
$37,740
290
87 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$37,660
90
88 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$37,640
910
89 Visalia-Porterville, California
$37,570
70
90 Modesto, California
$37,390
130
91 Worcester, Massachusetts
$37,380
330
92 Wilmington, North Carolina
$37,310
50
93 Topeka, Kansas
$37,200
100
94 Auburn-Opelika, Alabama
$37,080
40
95 Southwestern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$37,010
40
96 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$36,880
770
97 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$36,790
120
98 Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$36,770
80
99 Reading, Pennsylvania
$36,740
60
100 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$36,650
800
See also: Highest paying industries for library technicians.