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Highest Paying Cities for Statisticians

The top 100 highest paying cities for statisticians (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 statisticians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $139,430, Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey is the highest paying city for statisticians. It is followed by Newark-Union, Pennsylvania (average annual salary $122,610). 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 statisticians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Statisticians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$139,430
120
2 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$122,610
360
3 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$112,900
280
4 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$111,100
160
5 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$110,910
830
6 Wilmington, New Jersey
$108,030
130
7 New Haven, Connecticut
$107,910
180
8 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$105,500
60
9 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$104,290
260
10 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$103,370
610
11 Framingham, Massachusetts
$103,360
220
12 Provo-Orem, Utah
$103,200
40
13 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$102,490
370
14 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$101,360
4,660
15 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$99,530
830
16 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$98,750
650
17 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$98,550
3,770
18 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$97,890
1,360
19 Anchorage, Alaska
$97,130
40
20 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$96,250
70
21 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$94,300
420
22 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$92,820
200
23 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$91,470
570
24 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$90,650
760
25 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$90,150
40
26 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$90,090
790
27 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$88,910
280
28 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$88,690
190
29 Columbus, Ohio
$86,490
210
30 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$85,870
220
31 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$84,840
850
32 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$84,620
100
33 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$84,130
780
34 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$82,860
110
35 Madison, Wisconsin
$82,840
210
36 Chattanooga, Tennessee
$81,530
80
37 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$80,960
40
38 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$80,650
90
39 Kansas City, Missouri
$80,040
330
40 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$79,900
90
41 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$79,700
60
42 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$79,180
2,380
43 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$78,770
220
44 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$78,300
1,560
45 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$78,120
200
46 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$77,850
2,090
47 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$77,750
50
48 Dayton, Ohio
$77,680
50
49 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$77,540
30
50 Salt Lake City, Utah
$76,980
170
51 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$76,830
550
52 Memphis, Tennessee
$76,830
60
53 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$76,470
990
54 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$76,440
60
55 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$76,430
310
56 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$76,240
30
57 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$76,110
300
58 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$76,060
60
59 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$75,980
1,130
60 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$75,870
450
61 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$75,160
n/a
62 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$75,130
460
63 Worcester, Massachusetts
$75,010
140
64 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$74,890
190
65 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$74,850
520
66 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$74,190
670
67 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$73,970
130
68 Manhattan, Kansas
$73,890
n/a
69 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$73,400
1,090
70 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$73,390
830
71 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$72,870
810
72 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$72,770
30
73 St Louis, Missouri
$72,190
460
74 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$71,720
300
75 Cheyenne, Wyoming
$71,400
30
76 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$71,220
70
77 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$71,180
70
78 Springfield, Massachusetts
$71,150
70
79 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$70,270
70
80 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$69,870
80
81 Tucson, Arizona
$68,820
110
82 Salem, Oregon
$68,080
180
83 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$68,040
80
84 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$67,890
180
85 Toledo, Ohio
$67,020
40
86 Gainesville, Florida
$66,890
60
87 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$66,420
310
88 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$66,280
160
89 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$65,080
110
90 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$63,300
120
91 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$63,050
280
92 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$61,280
260
93 Wilmington, North Carolina
$59,830
60
94 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$59,680
40
95 Honolulu, Hawaii
$59,130
90
96 Spokane, Washington
$58,970
70
97 Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$58,500
30
98 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$57,760
40
99 Bismarck, North Dakota
$57,580
50
100 Richmond, Virginia
$57,270
120
See also: Highest paying industries for statisticians.