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Highest Paying Cities for Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

The top 100 highest paying cities for service unit operators, oil, gas, and mining (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 service unit operators, oil, gas, and mining in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $84,780, Salt Lake City, Utah is the highest paying city for service unit operators, oil, gas, and mining. It is followed by Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California (average annual salary $80,910). 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 service unit operators, oil, gas, and mining in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, and Mining

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Salt Lake City, Utah
$84,780
50
2 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$80,910
n/a
3 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$69,000
860
4 Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$68,860
90
5 Northwest Kansas nonmetropolitan area, USA
$66,690
390
6 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$66,360
390
7 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$64,330
220
8 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$60,870
n/a
9 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$60,650
300
10 New Iberia nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$59,770
130
11 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$59,380
50
12 Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$59,190
140
13 Farmington, New Mexico
$58,960
670
14 Anchorage, Alaska
$58,800
270
15 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$58,760
60
16 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$58,620
40
17 East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$58,080
160
18 Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$58,010
230
19 Cheyenne, Wyoming
$57,680
80
20 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$57,570
380
21 Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$57,270
90
22 Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$57,240
770
23 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$56,740
n/a
24 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$56,140
80
25 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$54,750
190
26 Charleston, West Virginia
$54,700
80
27 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$54,680
n/a
28 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$54,420
1,900
29 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$54,300
90
30 Wheeling, West Virginia
$54,290
200
31 Central Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$54,080
50
32 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana
$53,640
290
33 Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$53,640
60
34 West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$53,430
110
35 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$53,380
1,020
36 Lubbock, Texas
$53,260
n/a
37 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$53,250
1,010
38 Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$53,220
70
39 Eastern Utah nonmetropolitan area, Utah
$52,430
390
40 Northwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$52,230
180
41 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$52,150
170
42 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$52,030
430
43 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$51,250
280
44 Northeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$51,010
320
45 Tuscaloosa, Alabama
$50,950
80
46 Corpus Christi, Texas
$50,920
310
47 Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$50,860
980
48 Lafayette, Louisiana
$50,810
900
49 Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$49,900
n/a
50 Southeastern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$49,530
70
51 Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$49,290
770
52 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$49,100
420
53 Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$49,020
260
54 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$48,560
30
55 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$48,420
430
56 Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$48,420
240
57 East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$48,360
70
58 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$48,330
100
59 Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$48,050
770
60 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$47,870
5,480
61 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$47,860
1,880
62 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$47,670
50
63 Tyler, Texas
$47,270
280
64 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$46,720
860
65 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$46,440
60
66 Casper, Wyoming
$46,250
330
67 West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$45,870
560
68 Grand Junction, Colorado
$45,600
210
69 Odessa, Texas
$45,360
1,300
70 Midland, Texas
$45,160
1,630
71 South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$44,900
70
72 Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$44,760
430
73 Greeley, Colorado
$44,720
820
74 North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$44,650
840
75 Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$44,420
160
76 Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$44,380
60
77 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$44,330
570
78 Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$44,050
n/a
79 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$43,950
90
80 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$43,610
40
81 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$43,540
n/a
82 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$43,310
110
83 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$43,270
790
84 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas
$43,050
190
85 Victoria, Texas
$42,820
290
86 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$42,560
50
87 San Angelo, Texas
$42,310
150
88 Williamsport, Pennsylvania
$42,150
90
89 Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$41,190
120
90 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$41,130
100
91 Enid, USA
$40,800
120
92 Wichita Falls, Texas
$40,680
110
93 Laredo, Texas
$40,550
260
94 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$40,380
160
95 Longview, Texas
$40,260
670
96 College Station-Bryan, Texas
$40,200
170
97 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$39,860
50
98 Southeast Kansas nonmetropolitan area, USA
$39,780
50
99 Fort Smith, Oklahoma
$39,760
140
100 Amarillo, Texas
$39,700
30
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