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Highest Paying Cities for Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers

The top 35 highest paying cities for other postsecondary social sciences 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 other postsecondary social sciences teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $124,580, Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington is the highest paying city for other postsecondary social sciences teachers. It is followed by Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California (average annual salary $122,020). 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 other postsecondary social sciences teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 35 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$124,580
40
2 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$122,020
780
3 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$101,930
760
4 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$99,860
150
5 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$88,190
40
6 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$87,560
2,240
7 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$84,490
230
8 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$84,480
130
9 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$84,390
210
10 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$80,680
1,520
11 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$75,250
100
12 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$73,880
140
13 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$73,090
30
14 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$72,890
230
15 Jacksonville, Florida
$70,570
90
16 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$69,490
n/a
17 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$68,640
170
18 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$67,570
450
19 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$67,480
140
20 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$67,220
140
21 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$66,490
490
22 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$64,780
140
23 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$64,270
560
24 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$60,060
150
25 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$59,510
170
26 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$59,000
130
27 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$57,310
60
28 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$56,250
160
29 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$54,200
50
30 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$53,090
70
31 St Louis, Missouri
$52,970
90
32 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$49,490
500
33 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$48,870
150
34 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$46,750
610
35 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$41,290
30
See also: Highest paying industries for other postsecondary social sciences teachers.