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Highest Paying Cities for Structural Iron and Steel Workers

The top 100 highest paying cities for structural iron and steel 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 structural iron and steel workers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $114,440, Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada is the highest paying city for structural iron and steel workers. It is followed by Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada (average annual salary $112,680). 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 structural iron and steel workers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Structural Iron and Steel Workers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$114,440
n/a
2 Other Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$112,680
n/a
3 Kingston, New York
$98,900
n/a
4 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$96,240
1,210
5 Kankakee-Bradley, Illinois
$93,860
30
6 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$93,020
120
7 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$92,920
1,790
8 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$92,310
160
9 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$91,740
5,980
10 Camden, New Jersey
$91,560
380
11 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$91,490
2,500
12 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$90,430
4,510
13 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$89,240
560
14 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$88,650
1,780
15 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$88,500
740
16 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$87,200
100
17 Springfield, Massachusetts
$87,060
n/a
18 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$86,730
240
19 Tacoma, Washington
$86,200
100
20 Taunton-Norton-Raynham, Massachusetts
$86,190
90
21 Rockford, Illinois
$85,200
120
22 Gary, Indiana
$81,990
510
23 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$80,820
60
24 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$80,600
150
25 Rochester, New York
$79,710
160
26 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$79,480
220
27 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$78,850
30
28 Peoria, Illinois
$78,110
60
29 Bend, Oregon
$76,930
30
30 Syracuse, New York
$76,640
110
31 Urban Honolulu, USA
$76,430
140
32 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$75,510
520
33 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$74,340
1,050
34 Anchorage, Alaska
$74,310
60
35 Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, New Hampshire
$73,900
100
36 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$73,440
190
37 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$73,010
120
38 Michigan City-La Porte, Indiana
$72,600
30
39 Duluth, Wisconsin
$72,410
30
40 Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$72,110
n/a
41 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
$72,110
70
42 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$72,100
380
43 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$71,940
1,470
44 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$71,900
1,130
45 Rochester, Minnesota
$71,480
n/a
46 La Crosse, Wisconsin
$71,080
40
47 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$70,530
520
48 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$70,180
1,270
49 Worcester, Massachusetts
$70,150
n/a
50 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$69,520
n/a
51 Peabody, Massachusetts
$69,190
60
52 East Central New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$69,180
40
53 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$69,160
110
54 Akron, Ohio
$69,140
230
55 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$68,600
80
56 Madison, Wisconsin
$67,950
150
57 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$67,770
1,220
58 Kansas City, Missouri
$67,390
550
59 Spokane, Washington
$67,290
360
60 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$67,150
2,410
61 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$67,000
n/a
62 Springfield, Illinois
$66,880
30
63 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$66,600
1,100
64 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$66,340
90
65 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$66,020
310
66 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$65,910
n/a
67 Manhattan, Kansas
$65,610
40
68 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$64,790
n/a
69 Honolulu, Hawaii
$64,680
90
70 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$64,280
400
71 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$64,250
180
72 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$64,130
n/a
73 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$64,090
n/a
74 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$64,060
40
75 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$63,960
840
76 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$63,720
50
77 Fairbanks, Alaska
$62,660
n/a
78 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$62,610
300
79 Weirton-Steubenville, USA
$62,480
n/a
80 Salem, Oregon
$62,380
30
81 Toledo, Ohio
$62,310
370
82 Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$61,210
280
83 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$61,170
40
84 Appleton, Wisconsin
$60,940
240
85 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$60,810
170
86 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$60,780
140
87 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$60,670
n/a
88 Dayton, Ohio
$60,540
60
89 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$60,320
720
90 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$60,270
140
91 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$59,980
180
92 Logan, Utah
$59,910
n/a
93 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$59,680
440
94 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$59,510
1,070
95 Columbus, Ohio
$59,480
560
96 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$59,430
60
97 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$59,420
60
98 Salinas, California
$59,300
n/a
99 Waterbury, Connecticut
$59,190
40
100 Columbia, Missouri
$58,990
60
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