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Highest Paying Cities for Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents

The top 100 highest paying cities for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents (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 securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $147,230, New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York is the highest paying city for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents. It is followed by Framingham, Massachusetts (average annual salary $140,420). 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 securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$147,230
52,190
2 Framingham, Massachusetts
$140,420
140
3 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$139,730
61,810
4 East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$124,480
110
5 Sherman-Denison, Texas
$122,170
30
6 Manchester, New Hampshire
$120,950
220
7 New Haven, Connecticut
$120,270
260
8 Jefferson City, Missouri
$115,830
50
9 Lawrence, Kansas
$108,130
70
10 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$107,970
150
11 Peabody, Massachusetts
$106,850
240
12 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$106,420
90
13 Binghamton, New York
$105,720
60
14 Waco, Texas
$105,570
150
15 Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$104,130
80
16 Roanoke, Virginia
$103,900
190
17 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$103,490
10,220
18 Columbus, Indiana
$102,120
30
19 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$101,600
8,020
20 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$100,790
4,000
21 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$100,000
240
22 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$96,680
290
23 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$92,590
4,130
24 Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$92,150
30
25 Hot Springs, Arkansas
$91,880
30
26 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$91,070
2,840
27 Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$90,060
80
28 Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia
$89,990
80
29 Naples-Marco Island, Florida
$86,940
520
30 Abilene, Texas
$86,540
150
31 State College, Pennsylvania
$86,260
70
32 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$85,580
70
33 Wichita Falls, Texas
$84,570
110
34 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$83,570
240
35 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, Virginia
$83,050
50
36 Anderson, Indiana
$82,730
50
37 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$82,480
920
38 Wichita, Kansas
$82,320
180
39 Columbus, Ohio
$82,300
1,810
40 Jacksonville, Florida
$82,150
2,780
41 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$81,580
100
42 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$80,940
2,040
43 Florence-Muscle Shoals, Alabama
$79,040
n/a
44 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$78,680
2,170
45 Richmond, Virginia
$78,500
1,420
46 Texarkana-Texarkana, Texas
$78,420
130
47 Bismarck, North Dakota
$78,200
130
48 Victoria, Texas
$77,980
80
49 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$77,960
9,780
50 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$77,830
3,140
51 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$77,770
2,060
52 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$77,330
810
53 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$77,120
6,660
54 Springfield, Massachusetts
$76,560
300
55 Southwestern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$76,560
40
56 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
$76,140
260
57 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$75,290
3,430
58 Johnson City, Tennessee
$75,180
50
59 West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$74,990
240
60 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
$74,770
70
61 Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$74,260
90
62 Memphis, Tennessee
$74,180
1,120
63 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$74,060
200
64 Lubbock, Texas
$73,750
190
65 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$73,480
4,330
66 Anchorage, Alaska
$73,010
140
67 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$72,560
8,060
68 East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$72,380
40
69 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$72,320
4,390
70 Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$72,190
220
71 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$71,980
160
72 Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska
$71,800
140
73 Manhattan, Kansas
$71,770
n/a
74 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$71,730
1,350
75 Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska
$71,420
70
76 Jackson, Mississippi
$71,400
250
77 Charleston, West Virginia
$71,240
190
78 Wilmington, North Carolina
$71,220
160
79 South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$71,160
60
80 St Louis, Missouri
$71,140
3,400
81 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$71,070
2,220
82 East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$71,060
50
83 Nashua, New Hampshire
$70,570
1,420
84 Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
$70,560
120
85 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$70,530
840
86 Kansas City, Missouri
$70,170
2,250
87 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$70,030
1,800
88 Toledo, Ohio
$70,020
530
89 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$69,970
5,560
90 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$69,640
12,560
91 La Crosse, Wisconsin
$69,480
70
92 Camden, New Jersey
$69,320
990
93 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$69,250
2,890
94 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$69,100
40
95 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$68,920
110
96 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$68,760
5,010
97 Salinas, California
$68,440
260
98 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$68,400
130
99 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$68,280
400
100 Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$68,190
70
See also: Highest paying industries for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents.