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Highest Paying Cities for Other Media and Communication Equipment Workers

The top 81 highest paying cities for other media and communication equipment workers (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 other media and communication equipment workers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $101,370, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia is the highest paying city for other media and communication equipment workers. It is followed by Baltimore-Towson, Maryland (average annual salary $101,360). 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 other media and communication equipment workers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 81 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Media and Communication Equipment Workers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$101,370
660
2 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$101,360
320
3 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$100,750
790
4 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$97,950
110
5 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$95,200
40
6 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$90,370
150
7 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$87,570
130
8 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$87,560
40
9 Kansas City, Missouri
$85,300
40
10 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$85,220
220
11 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$85,200
150
12 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$84,760
100
13 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$84,150
n/a
14 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$84,000
50
15 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$83,810
70
16 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$83,190
190
17 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$82,870
60
18 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$82,720
130
19 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$82,640
130
20 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$81,630
7,760
21 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$81,530
90
22 Tucson, Arizona
$80,590
50
23 St Louis, Missouri
$80,570
90
24 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$80,420
100
25 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$80,030
40
26 Columbus, Ohio
$79,450
90
27 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$78,120
240
28 Honolulu, Hawaii
$78,010
280
29 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$77,670
50
30 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$77,170
70
31 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$77,020
100
32 Anchorage, Alaska
$76,670
50
33 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$76,030
40
34 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$75,570
40
35 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$75,490
60
36 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$74,760
190
37 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas
$73,330
30
38 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$73,060
100
39 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$72,720
60
40 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$71,550
40
41 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$71,230
80
42 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$70,920
50
43 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$70,460
100
44 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$69,770
5,820
45 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$69,660
140
46 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$68,720
30
47 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$68,250
160
48 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$67,360
n/a
49 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$67,320
120
50 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$66,140
30
51 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$65,970
110
52 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$65,630
40
53 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$64,150
170
54 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$63,760
90
55 Las Cruces, New Mexico
$63,130
70
56 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$62,930
200
57 Dayton, Ohio
$62,370
40
58 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$60,830
n/a
59 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$60,110
240
60 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$60,060
760
61 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$58,680
670
62 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$58,110
70
63 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$56,300
160
64 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$55,230
60
65 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$51,950
150
66 Knoxville, Tennessee
$51,540
40
67 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$48,220
70
68 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$45,490
510
69 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$44,920
60
70 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$41,550
50
71 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$39,780
70
72 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$37,460
50
73 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$37,090
40
74 Boulder, Colorado
$36,820
60
75 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$28,840
40
76 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$27,900
30
77 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$26,540
40
78 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$25,600
100
79 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$23,000
90
80 Nashua, New Hampshire
$22,640
n/a
81 Salt Lake City, Utah
$19,160
60
See also: Highest paying industries for other media and communication equipment workers.