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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Mathematical Science Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for postsecondary mathematical 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 mathematical science teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $119,330, Ann Arbor, Michigan is the highest paying city for postsecondary mathematical science teachers. It is followed by Fresno, California (average annual salary $118,890). 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 mathematical science teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Mathematical Science Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$119,330
170
2 Fresno, California
$118,890
150
3 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$118,320
530
4 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$117,790
150
5 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$111,440
60
6 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$108,280
410
7 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$104,610
320
8 Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$100,000
60
9 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$93,710
350
10 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$93,320
60
11 Tallahassee, Florida
$92,680
130
12 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$91,510
250
13 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$91,170
2,720
14 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$90,740
2,010
15 Madison, Wisconsin
$90,730
230
16 South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan
$88,360
120
17 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia
$88,050
70
18 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$87,940
190
19 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$87,860
580
20 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$87,600
260
21 West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$87,460
40
22 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$87,430
190
23 Terre Haute, Indiana
$86,870
40
24 Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$86,850
40
25 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$86,690
240
26 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$86,580
360
27 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$85,010
110
28 Grand Forks, North Dakota
$84,850
30
29 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$84,430
670
30 North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$84,370
90
31 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$83,600
80
32 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$83,570
640
33 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$83,390
4,320
34 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$83,170
1,330
35 Anchorage, Alaska
$82,750
40
36 Salem, Oregon
$82,670
70
37 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$82,480
160
38 Lincoln, Nebraska
$82,180
60
39 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$82,030
320
40 Columbus, Ohio
$81,840
370
41 Syracuse, New York
$81,450
180
42 Camden, New Jersey
$81,250
190
43 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$80,940
890
44 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$80,110
210
45 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$80,000
520
46 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$79,850
150
47 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$79,560
260
48 Provo-Orem, Utah
$79,270
250
49 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$79,260
150
50 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$79,170
90
51 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$78,660
1,160
52 Manchester, New Hampshire
$78,000
50
53 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$77,910
200
54 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$77,580
90
55 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$76,990
50
56 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$76,960
850
57 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$76,560
410
58 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$76,220
80
59 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$76,080
260
60 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$75,200
370
61 Rochester, New York
$75,080
500
62 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$74,400
60
63 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$74,130
440
64 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$73,910
100
65 Flint, Michigan
$73,740
60
66 St Louis, Missouri
$73,270
280
67 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$72,980
80
68 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$72,900
230
69 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$72,710
280
70 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$72,650
90
71 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$72,110
90
72 Springfield, Massachusetts
$72,020
150
73 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$72,000
430
74 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$71,900
400
75 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$71,840
1,450
76 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$71,460
50
77 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$71,350
500
78 Manhattan, Kansas
$71,240
60
79 Wilmington, New Jersey
$71,050
150
80 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$70,900
420
81 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$70,850
280
82 Columbia, South Carolina
$70,470
150
83 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$70,400
590
84 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$70,330
660
85 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$70,010
1,480
86 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$70,010
50
87 Reading, Pennsylvania
$69,120
70
88 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$68,870
1,030
89 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$68,780
590
90 Bellingham, Washington
$68,760
70
91 West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$68,570
100
92 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$68,560
90
93 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$68,430
110
94 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$68,400
980
95 Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$68,280
40
96 Dayton, Ohio
$68,160
230
97 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$67,790
1,030
98 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$67,730
130
99 Florence, South Carolina
$67,390
40
100 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$67,330
60
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