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Highest Paying Cities for Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

The top 100 highest paying cities for occupational health and safety technicians (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 technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $86,250, Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington is the highest paying city for occupational health and safety technicians. It is followed by Grand Junction, Colorado (average annual salary $84,240). 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 technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

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

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$86,250
70
2 Grand Junction, Colorado
$84,240
30
3 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$81,570
100
4 Lake Charles, Louisiana
$74,960
30
5 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$74,080
40
6 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$71,190
170
7 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$70,840
70
8 Corpus Christi, Texas
$68,150
80
9 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$67,660
40
10 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$66,850
30
11 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$66,570
30
12 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$66,490
30
13 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$66,280
70
14 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$65,570
50
15 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$65,270
30
16 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$65,210
40
17 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$65,150
80
18 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$64,860
440
19 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$62,990
70
20 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$62,380
40
21 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$62,230
50
22 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$62,160
30
23 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$61,840
100
24 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$61,820
160
25 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$61,060
250
26 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$60,540
780
27 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$60,500
700
28 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$60,090
80
29 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$59,460
220
30 Knoxville, Tennessee
$59,390
90
31 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$59,210
30
32 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$59,130
40
33 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$59,090
290
34 Peoria, Illinois
$58,580
40
35 Rochester, New York
$58,260
50
36 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$57,540
60
37 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$57,510
70
38 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$57,310
40
39 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$57,270
430
40 Anchorage, Alaska
$57,160
30
41 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$57,160
200
42 Wilmington, New Jersey
$57,150
50
43 Akron, Ohio
$57,130
70
44 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$56,840
140
45 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$56,840
110
46 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$56,430
140
47 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$56,190
110
48 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, Virginia
$56,040
60
49 Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area, Florida
$55,790
n/a
50 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$55,520
600
51 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$55,450
380
52 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$55,450
190
53 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$55,270
40
54 Springfield, Massachusetts
$55,200
40
55 Springfield, Missouri
$55,030
40
56 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$54,900
40
57 Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$54,900
40
58 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$54,850
80
59 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$54,800
70
60 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$54,500
90
61 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$54,330
30
62 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana
$54,320
50
63 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$54,170
260
64 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$53,890
130
65 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$53,660
170
66 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$53,440
30
67 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$53,370
190
68 Syracuse, New York
$53,180
40
69 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$53,110
480
70 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$53,030
40
71 Longview, Texas
$52,890
30
72 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$52,780
160
73 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$52,670
40
74 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$52,610
40
75 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$52,360
260
76 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$52,350
120
77 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$52,270
n/a
78 Greeley, Colorado
$52,050
40
79 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$51,870
100
80 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$51,820
440
81 West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$51,650
60
82 East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$51,590
30
83 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$51,260
130
84 Memphis, Tennessee
$50,900
120
85 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$50,610
60
86 Lubbock, Texas
$50,570
40
87 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$50,390
610
88 Madison, Wisconsin
$49,930
60
89 Tacoma, Washington
$49,830
n/a
90 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$49,540
80
91 Salt Lake City, Utah
$49,350
130
92 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$49,300
1,000
93 Urban Honolulu, USA
$49,240
n/a
94 Toledo, Ohio
$49,060
60
95 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$48,860
40
96 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$48,820
70
97 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$48,680
170
98 Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$48,370
30
99 Evansville, Kentucky
$48,270
30
100 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$47,850
100
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