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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for postsecondary recreation and fitness studies 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 recreation and fitness studies teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $129,990, Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California is the highest paying city for postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers. It is followed by Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA (average annual salary $125,590). 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 postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$129,990
290
2 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$125,590
280
3 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$114,670
30
4 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$111,660
240
5 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$111,310
80
6 Kansas City, Missouri
$106,080
40
7 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$95,810
n/a
8 Fresno, California
$95,320
70
9 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$94,300
1,010
10 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$90,000
230
11 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$89,940
50
12 College Station-Bryan, Texas
$88,590
130
13 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$87,140
90
14 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$83,530
760
15 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$83,070
110
16 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$82,810
110
17 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$81,390
1,000
18 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$81,190
100
19 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$81,050
80
20 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$79,860
160
21 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$79,260
300
22 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$79,080
40
23 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$78,840
40
24 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$78,600
660
25 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$76,960
130
26 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$76,860
80
27 Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$76,440
60
28 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$75,940
500
29 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$75,820
870
30 Provo-Orem, Utah
$75,120
130
31 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$74,990
290
32 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$73,940
160
33 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$72,240
90
34 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$72,190
40
35 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$71,630
50
36 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$71,370
40
37 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$69,550
50
38 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$69,320
70
39 Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$67,820
90
40 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$67,750
30
41 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$67,620
60
42 Jackson, Mississippi
$67,610
40
43 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$67,570
50
44 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$67,060
30
45 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$67,040
50
46 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$65,990
40
47 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$65,420
210
48 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$65,120
220
49 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$64,780
240
50 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$63,730
30
51 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$63,640
30
52 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$63,590
n/a
53 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$63,460
130
54 Asheville, North Carolina
$63,310
60
55 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$63,270
40
56 Springfield, Massachusetts
$63,030
110
57 Fargo, North Dakota
$62,640
n/a
58 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa
$62,540
60
59 Ithaca, New York
$62,440
90
60 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$62,060
100
61 St Cloud, Minnesota
$62,030
n/a
62 Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota
$61,800
80
63 Waco, Texas
$61,760
50
64 North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$61,660
80
65 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$60,940
40
66 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$60,900
60
67 Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$60,840
30
68 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$60,500
40
69 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$59,890
40
70 Wilmington, North Carolina
$59,730
70
71 Columbus, Ohio
$59,570
80
72 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$59,570
70
73 Greenville, North Carolina
$59,540
90
74 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$59,350
40
75 Duluth, Wisconsin
$59,310
40
76 Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$59,250
60
77 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$58,980
30
78 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$58,710
80
79 Syracuse, New York
$58,700
40
80 Knoxville, Tennessee
$58,320
40
81 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$58,040
70
82 Salem, Oregon
$57,860
50
83 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$57,830
140
84 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$57,800
90
85 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$57,550
50
86 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
$57,460
50
87 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$57,400
40
88 Rochester, New York
$57,330
120
89 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$57,320
340
90 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$56,440
130
91 Harrisonburg, Virginia
$56,370
60
92 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$56,360
70
93 El Paso, Texas
$56,210
n/a
94 Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$56,100
40
95 Erie, Pennsylvania
$56,010
50
96 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$55,900
40
97 Springfield, Missouri
$55,800
40
98 Reading, Pennsylvania
$55,560
30
99 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$55,450
120
100 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$55,440
520
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