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Highest Paying Cities for Roofers

The top 100 highest paying cities for roofers (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 roofers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $71,270, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois is the highest paying city for roofers. It is followed by Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin (average annual salary $70,280). 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 roofers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Roofers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
$71,270
130
2 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$70,280
1,340
3 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$69,370
130
4 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$68,550
820
5 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$68,300
50
6 Camden, New Jersey
$67,330
320
7 New Haven, Connecticut
$65,810
170
8 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$63,750
3,750
9 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$62,090
610
10 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$60,030
440
11 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$58,980
1,240
12 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$55,000
100
13 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$54,530
2,420
14 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$54,470
760
15 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$54,290
100
16 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$54,190
410
17 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$54,170
2,420
18 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$54,050
90
19 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$53,970
710
20 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$53,480
70
21 Duluth, Wisconsin
$53,460
350
22 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$53,290
1,230
23 Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$53,110
60
24 Charleston, West Virginia
$52,940
90
25 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$52,670
270
26 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$52,620
1,590
27 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$52,390
400
28 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$52,240
250
29 Stockton, California
$51,910
310
30 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$51,430
2,190
31 Jefferson City, Missouri
$51,160
90
32 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$50,770
1,850
33 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$50,680
340
34 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$50,480
170
35 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$49,900
3,030
36 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$49,260
90
37 Northwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$49,180
50
38 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$49,140
1,550
39 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$49,050
1,150
40 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$48,900
1,520
41 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$48,220
1,500
42 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$48,150
4,040
43 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$48,140
1,180
44 Erie, Pennsylvania
$47,990
70
45 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$47,910
1,880
46 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$47,720
1,340
47 Napa, California
$47,670
90
48 Modesto, California
$47,600
210
49 Springfield, Massachusetts
$47,590
340
50 Worcester, Massachusetts
$47,430
340
51 Honolulu, Hawaii
$47,150
610
52 Fresno, California
$46,990
330
53 Anchorage, Alaska
$46,780
180
54 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$46,760
3,510
55 Olympia, Washington
$46,730
170
56 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$46,660
1,840
57 Tacoma, Washington
$46,560
600
58 Salinas, California
$46,320
220
59 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$46,250
140
60 Framingham, Massachusetts
$46,170
60
61 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$45,930
90
62 Bismarck, North Dakota
$45,920
80
63 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$45,820
200
64 Redding, California
$45,650
110
65 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$45,600
1,250
66 Lake Havasu City-Kingman, Arizona
$45,520
40
67 Chico, California
$45,360
80
68 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$44,800
120
69 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$44,770
100
70 Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$44,640
50
71 Columbus, Ohio
$44,420
790
72 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$44,300
250
73 Spokane, Washington
$44,070
370
74 Boulder, Colorado
$43,660
120
75 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$43,640
170
76 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$43,500
40
77 Provo-Orem, Utah
$43,480
190
78 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$43,470
100
79 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$43,400
250
80 Madison, Wisconsin
$43,280
250
81 Kansas City, Missouri
$42,640
920
82 Rochester, Minnesota
$42,580
90
83 Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$42,520
140
84 Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota
$42,410
150
85 Toledo, Ohio
$41,970
170
86 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$41,840
320
87 Racine, Wisconsin
$41,750
80
88 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$41,670
120
89 Waterbury, Connecticut
$41,580
80
90 Roanoke, Virginia
$41,480
140
91 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$41,220
240
92 Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$41,100
100
93 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$41,100
340
94 Kingston, New York
$41,090
80
95 Coeur dAlene, Idaho
$41,050
130
96 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$41,000
80
97 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
$40,750
180
98 Wilmington, New Jersey
$40,570
180
99 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$40,400
80
100 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$40,310
100
See also: Highest paying industries for roofers.