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Highest Paying Cities for Lodging Managers

The top 100 highest paying cities for lodging managers (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 lodging managers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $117,490, Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland is the highest paying city for lodging managers. It is followed by Peoria, Illinois (average annual salary $91,210). 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 lodging managers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Lodging Managers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$117,490
70
2 Peoria, Illinois
$91,210
30
3 Framingham, Massachusetts
$82,540
40
4 Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$82,020
50
5 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$80,540
840
6 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$80,300
930
7 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$79,830
280
8 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$79,220
520
9 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$79,090
110
10 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$77,570
140
11 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$75,930
60
12 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$75,590
720
13 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$74,910
760
14 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$74,000
400
15 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$72,210
210
16 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$71,900
60
17 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$71,840
50
18 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$71,550
400
19 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$69,360
140
20 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$68,750
390
21 Ocean City, New Jersey
$68,450
100
22 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$68,250
80
23 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$67,370
60
24 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$67,260
460
25 Wilmington, New Jersey
$66,790
70
26 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$65,280
660
27 Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$65,240
50
28 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$64,510
250
29 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$64,070
120
30 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$63,920
340
31 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$63,590
50
32 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$63,540
40
33 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$62,420
430
34 Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$62,170
30
35 Charlottesville, Virginia
$61,370
40
36 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$61,330
130
37 Napa, California
$61,330
70
38 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$61,080
30
39 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$61,010
70
40 Camden, New Jersey
$61,000
50
41 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$60,770
300
42 Springfield, Massachusetts
$60,610
50
43 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$60,590
750
44 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$60,560
180
45 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$60,310
190
46 Anchorage, Alaska
$60,260
50
47 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$59,910
30
48 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$59,870
40
49 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$59,840
100
50 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$59,660
550
51 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$59,420
40
52 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$59,020
180
53 El Paso, Texas
$58,680
50
54 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$58,620
160
55 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$58,570
70
56 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$58,560
40
57 Nantucket Island and Marthas Vineyard nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$58,470
40
58 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$58,410
50
59 South Florida nonmetropolitan area, Florida
$58,380
80
60 Bend, Oregon
$58,090
60
61 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$57,890
40
62 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$57,810
140
63 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$57,590
160
64 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$57,590
450
65 Iowa City, Iowa
$57,040
40
66 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$57,020
140
67 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$56,970
80
68 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$56,790
530
69 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, Florida
$56,690
100
70 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$56,310
140
71 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, North Carolina
$56,020
n/a
72 Knoxville, Tennessee
$55,980
140
73 Fargo, North Dakota
$55,810
40
74 Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$55,480
60
75 Flagstaff, Arizona
$55,270
90
76 Rapid City, South Dakota
$55,180
70
77 Madison, Wisconsin
$55,140
90
78 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$55,080
100
79 Memphis, Tennessee
$55,030
230
80 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$55,010
30
81 Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, South Carolina
$54,920
50
82 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$54,830
70
83 Richmond, Virginia
$54,740
90
84 Duluth, Wisconsin
$54,520
50
85 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$54,510
170
86 Tallahassee, Florida
$54,450
60
87 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$54,250
n/a
88 Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$53,850
50
89 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$53,800
360
90 Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$53,740
50
91 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$53,650
810
92 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$53,570
40
93 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$53,500
460
94 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$53,270
200
95 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$53,100
30
96 Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota
$52,970
40
97 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$52,930
50
98 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$52,930
350
99 Honolulu, Hawaii
$52,830
210
100 Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$52,820
50
See also: Highest paying industries for lodging managers.