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Highest Paying Cities for Sheet Metal Workers

The top 100 highest paying cities for sheet metal workers (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 sheet metal workers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $93,510, Olympia, Washington is the highest paying city for sheet metal workers. It is followed by Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington (average annual salary $91,190). 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 sheet metal workers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Sheet Metal Workers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Olympia, Washington
$93,510
150
2 Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$91,190
30
3 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$88,910
100
4 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$88,100
30
5 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$87,360
40
6 Anchorage, Alaska
$86,910
310
7 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$86,690
2,800
8 Cape Girardeau-Jackson, Missouri
$86,010
50
9 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$85,900
3,500
10 Framingham, Massachusetts
$85,030
180
11 Longview, Washington
$85,000
100
12 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$84,670
100
13 Gary, Indiana
$83,570
470
14 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$83,360
2,640
15 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$83,130
60
16 Elgin, USA
$81,450
110
17 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$81,190
160
18 Camden, New Jersey
$80,940
480
19 Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
$79,270
110
20 Urban Honolulu, USA
$79,080
650
21 Decatur, Illinois
$76,600
40
22 St Joseph, Missouri
$75,600
90
23 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$75,520
110
24 St Louis, Missouri
$75,010
1,900
25 Peoria, Illinois
$74,360
110
26 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$74,300
90
27 Pittsfield, Massachusetts
$73,570
100
28 Fairbanks, Alaska
$73,550
110
29 Carbondale-Marion, USA
$73,520
50
30 Yuba City, California
$72,280
50
31 Columbus, Indiana
$72,240
40
32 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$72,090
1,880
33 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$71,710
210
34 Racine, Wisconsin
$71,620
130
35 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, USA
$71,490
40
36 Springfield, Illinois
$71,300
110
37 Kingston, New York
$71,200
n/a
38 Michigan City-La Porte, Indiana
$70,900
40
39 Jefferson City, Missouri
$70,880
200
40 West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$70,570
200
41 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$69,310
180
42 New Haven, Connecticut
$69,100
140
43 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$69,030
3,790
44 Bloomington, USA
$68,740
40
45 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$68,670
360
46 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$68,660
220
47 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$68,490
150
48 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$67,850
320
49 Honolulu, Hawaii
$67,120
900
50 Lafayette, Louisiana
$67,080
100
51 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$66,970
100
52 Billings, Montana
$66,770
120
53 Bellingham, Washington
$66,670
190
54 Amarillo, Texas
$66,230
100
55 Glens Falls, New York
$66,190
30
56 Mansfield, Ohio
$66,070
40
57 Duluth, Wisconsin
$65,920
150
58 Toledo, Ohio
$65,560
130
59 Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$65,470
n/a
60 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$65,180
730
61 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$64,360
500
62 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$64,320
5,290
63 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$64,030
60
64 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$63,860
560
65 Wausau, Wisconsin
$63,810
140
66 Corpus Christi, Texas
$63,650
350
67 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$63,570
170
68 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$63,330
410
69 Salinas, California
$63,160
60
70 West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$63,120
230
71 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$63,080
1,740
72 Rockford, Illinois
$62,730
120
73 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$62,490
40
74 Tacoma, Washington
$62,390
520
75 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$62,140
7,050
76 Monroe, Michigan
$62,120
50
77 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$61,860
930
78 Kansas City, Missouri
$61,290
1,390
79 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$61,270
80
80 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$60,880
110
81 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$60,790
1,010
82 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$60,730
320
83 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$60,340
250
84 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$60,260
310
85 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$60,200
n/a
86 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$60,100
1,160
87 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$60,080
3,020
88 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$60,060
290
89 Evansville, Kentucky
$59,590
100
90 Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia
$58,990
320
91 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$58,960
2,810
92 New Bern, USA
$58,570
240
93 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$58,510
2,290
94 Wheeling, West Virginia
$58,350
40
95 Bloomington, Indiana
$58,330
30
96 Peabody, Massachusetts
$58,300
90
97 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$58,280
1,700
98 Muskegon-Norton Shores, Michigan
$58,220
150
99 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
$58,110
140
100 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$58,040
240
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