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Highest Paying Cities for Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education

The top 100 highest paying cities for middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education (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 middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $107,910, Nassau-Suffolk, New York is the highest paying city for middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education. It is followed by Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA (average annual salary $91,110). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$107,910
6,580
2 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$91,110
2,610
3 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$89,410
1,330
4 Kingston, New York
$87,510
500
5 Nantucket Island and Marthas Vineyard nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$86,010
80
6 Salinas, California
$85,460
860
7 Danbury, Connecticut
$84,640
600
8 Waterbury, Connecticut
$84,300
450
9 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$84,290
3,430
10 El Centro, California
$83,470
380
11 Medford, Oregon
$83,240
450
12 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$81,500
3,320
13 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$81,430
4,520
14 Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$81,220
290
15 Yuba City, California
$80,810
360
16 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$80,440
3,050
17 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$79,650
90
18 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$79,530
1,340
19 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$79,170
2,200
20 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$79,150
1,740
21 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$78,660
44,040
22 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$78,440
540
23 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$78,200
470
24 New Haven, Connecticut
$77,790
1,720
25 Napa, California
$77,710
440
26 Springfield, Massachusetts
$77,600
1,860
27 Southcentral Idaho nonmetropolitan area, Idaho
$77,170
470
28 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$77,060
3,040
29 Framingham, Massachusetts
$76,560
1,000
30 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$76,320
28,440
31 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$76,060
8,350
32 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$76,030
8,510
33 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$75,880
370
34 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$75,690
640
35 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$75,320
310
36 Merced, California
$75,070
360
37 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$75,020
1,000
38 Salem, Oregon
$74,840
990
39 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$74,690
16,980
40 Redding, California
$74,570
830
41 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$74,220
12,300
42 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$73,990
180
43 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$73,940
14,120
44 Modesto, California
$73,880
1,010
45 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$73,870
150
46 Peabody, Massachusetts
$73,850
440
47 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$73,480
3,910
48 Grand Island, USA
$73,420
210
49 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$73,410
3,750
50 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$73,250
24,020
51 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$73,090
320
52 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$73,060
2,760
53 Eastern Sierra Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$72,860
90
54 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$72,810
14,360
55 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$72,750
6,340
56 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$72,480
3,660
57 Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$72,450
80
58 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$72,250
1,290
59 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$72,140
2,240
60 Ocean City, New Jersey
$71,800
210
61 Glens Falls, New York
$71,670
320
62 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$71,670
550
63 Stockton, California
$71,540
1,220
64 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$71,500
3,910
65 Worcester, Massachusetts
$71,350
1,890
66 Madera-Chowchilla, California
$71,090
200
67 East Central New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$71,070
130
68 San Rafael, USA
$70,890
360
69 East Stroudsburg, USA
$70,590
750
70 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$70,520
990
71 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$70,360
1,280
72 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, South Carolina
$70,350
560
73 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$70,230
14,540
74 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$70,160
1,890
75 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$69,870
5,030
76 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$69,860
3,790
77 State College, Pennsylvania
$69,810
170
78 Chico, California
$69,250
250
79 Watertown-Fort Drum, USA
$69,230
360
80 Corvallis, Oregon
$69,200
140
81 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$68,930
7,700
82 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$68,880
4,490
83 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$68,560
3,490
84 Akron, Ohio
$68,350
1,760
85 Brunswick, Georgia
$68,330
250
86 Utica-Rome, New York
$68,120
850
87 Spokane, Washington
$68,070
780
88 York-Hanover, Pennsylvania
$67,980
420
89 Chambersburg-Waynesboro, USA
$67,840
710
90 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$67,540
n/a
91 Muskegon-Norton Shores, Michigan
$67,540
230
92 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$67,510
670
93 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$67,450
2,290
94 Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, New Hampshire
$67,350
420
95 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$67,080
1,820
96 Battle Creek, Michigan
$67,040
180
97 Bellingham, Washington
$66,890
180
98 Albany, USA
$66,600
310
99 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$66,460
400
100 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, Washington
$66,450
150
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