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Highest Paying Cities for Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

The top 100 highest paying cities for occupational health and safety specialists (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 occupational health and safety specialists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $112,510, Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire is the highest paying city for occupational health and safety specialists. It is followed by Dover-Durham, USA (average annual salary $111,780). 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 occupational health and safety specialists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$112,510
n/a
2 Dover-Durham, USA
$111,780
40
3 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$106,560
550
4 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$103,470
n/a
5 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$100,510
170
6 San Rafael, USA
$99,530
50
7 Idaho Falls, Idaho
$94,870
70
8 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$93,460
1,350
9 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$91,110
120
10 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$89,700
300
11 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$88,750
220
12 Framingham, Massachusetts
$88,390
60
13 St Marys County, Maryland
$88,350
30
14 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$88,140
90
15 Peoria, Illinois
$88,060
100
16 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$87,320
450
17 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$87,270
670
18 Salinas, California
$86,670
50
19 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$86,310
50
20 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$85,660
2,130
21 Bismarck, North Dakota
$85,580
70
22 Wilmington, North Carolina
$85,520
110
23 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$85,390
90
24 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$85,180
510
25 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$84,800
1,470
26 Manchester, New Hampshire
$84,780
60
27 Lima, Ohio
$84,340
50
28 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$84,280
50
29 Dubuque, Iowa
$84,250
30
30 Beckley, USA
$84,180
100
31 Jackson, Mississippi
$84,180
130
32 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$83,850
420
33 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$83,710
90
34 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$83,710
520
35 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$83,390
1,020
36 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$83,210
210
37 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$83,190
140
38 Los Alamos County, New Mexico
$83,120
130
39 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$82,710
140
40 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$82,700
1,340
41 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$82,670
720
42 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$82,630
170
43 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$82,540
750
44 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$82,380
1,580
45 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$82,150
50
46 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$82,140
980
47 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$81,840
1,120
48 Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$81,840
80
49 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$81,800
60
50 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$81,800
80
51 Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$81,790
60
52 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$81,770
1,030
53 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$81,590
180
54 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$81,580
1,040
55 South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$81,560
160
56 St Joseph, Missouri
$81,480
50
57 Anchorage, Alaska
$81,310
210
58 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$81,090
1,900
59 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$81,080
70
60 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$81,020
70
61 Nashua, New Hampshire
$80,470
70
62 Greeley, Colorado
$80,420
110
63 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$80,120
580
64 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$80,090
140
65 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$80,060
240
66 New Haven, Connecticut
$80,020
100
67 Huntsville, Alabama
$79,980
140
68 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$79,840
70
69 Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$79,810
160
70 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$79,800
70
71 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$79,660
100
72 Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$79,480
30
73 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$79,420
100
74 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$79,390
100
75 Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$79,390
70
76 Erie, Pennsylvania
$79,380
80
77 Savannah, Georgia
$79,380
50
78 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$79,220
820
79 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$79,160
90
80 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$78,710
70
81 Midland, Texas
$78,590
270
82 Amarillo, Texas
$78,530
80
83 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$78,520
710
84 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$78,490
3,040
85 El Centro, California
$78,310
40
86 Fairbanks, Alaska
$78,200
50
87 Morgantown, West Virginia
$78,200
100
88 Rochester, Minnesota
$78,110
80
89 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$78,000
130
90 Tacoma, Washington
$78,000
140
91 Pine Bluff, Arkansas
$77,980
30
92 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$77,980
420
93 Wheeling, West Virginia
$77,710
70
94 Camden, New Jersey
$77,610
220
95 Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$77,480
80
96 Elgin, USA
$77,440
80
97 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$77,300
240
98 Medford, Oregon
$77,280
40
99 Sioux City, South Dakota
$77,120
60
100 Carbondale-Marion, USA
$76,970
50
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