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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Social Work Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for postsecondary social work 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 postsecondary social work teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $143,460, Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California is the highest paying city for postsecondary social work teachers. It is followed by Richmond, Virginia (average annual salary $124,420). 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 postsecondary social work teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Social Work Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$143,460
50
2 Richmond, Virginia
$124,420
110
3 Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota
$88,190
40
4 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$87,720
n/a
5 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$86,550
70
6 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$84,490
270
7 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$84,340
80
8 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$82,670
60
9 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$82,440
140
10 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$82,300
80
11 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$82,020
30
12 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$81,830
1,690
13 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$80,270
60
14 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$77,740
n/a
15 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$77,600
2,060
16 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$77,410
90
17 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$77,340
260
18 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$76,350
30
19 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$75,380
30
20 New Haven, Connecticut
$74,730
40
21 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$73,770
40
22 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$73,550
150
23 Wilmington, New Jersey
$73,510
50
24 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$72,790
60
25 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$72,130
60
26 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$71,360
40
27 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$71,270
180
28 Springfield, Massachusetts
$70,250
50
29 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$68,490
60
30 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$68,420
120
31 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$68,190
40
32 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$68,040
50
33 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$67,800
410
34 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$66,590
140
35 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$65,960
300
36 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$65,510
340
37 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$65,380
250
38 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$64,940
30
39 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$64,080
40
40 El Paso, Texas
$63,820
30
41 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$63,560
200
42 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$63,260
60
43 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$63,100
230
44 Syracuse, New York
$62,960
40
45 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$62,690
n/a
46 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$62,030
60
47 St Louis, Missouri
$61,660
70
48 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$61,300
90
49 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$61,160
100
50 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$61,030
280
51 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$60,910
190
52 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$60,840
30
53 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$60,530
210
54 Columbia, South Carolina
$59,880
90
55 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$59,860
850
56 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$59,560
40
57 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$59,530
30
58 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$59,430
280
59 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$59,270
50
60 South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan
$59,190
260
61 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$59,000
50
62 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$58,730
n/a
63 Worcester, Massachusetts
$58,300
30
64 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$58,080
100
65 Dayton, Ohio
$57,770
n/a
66 Rochester, New York
$57,620
150
67 Columbus, Ohio
$57,160
130
68 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$57,070
40
69 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$56,490
400
70 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$56,420
80
71 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$56,400
n/a
72 Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$55,820
30
73 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$55,760
30
74 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$55,450
150
75 Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$55,260
30
76 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$54,100
30
77 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$53,720
40
78 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$53,160
40
79 Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$52,860
80
80 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$52,070
50
81 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$51,250
80
82 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$50,650
60
83 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$49,900
530
84 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$49,290
100
85 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$44,360
40
86 Waco, Texas
$43,550
40
87 Canton-Massillon, Ohio
$43,460
30
88 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$40,620
170
89 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$40,460
120
90 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$39,240
n/a
91 Kansas City, Missouri
$36,130
n/a
92 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$36,080
40
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