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Highest Paying Cities for Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

The top 100 highest paying cities for tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents (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 tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $99,670, New Haven, Connecticut is the highest paying city for tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents. It is followed by Waterbury, Connecticut (average annual salary $94,640). 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 tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 New Haven, Connecticut
$99,670
80
2 Waterbury, Connecticut
$94,640
70
3 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$91,420
210
4 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$88,130
60
5 Anchorage, Alaska
$86,580
60
6 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$85,620
200
7 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$84,320
40
8 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$83,930
600
9 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$83,770
30
10 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$83,310
120
11 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$82,860
530
12 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$82,760
450
13 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$82,590
280
14 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$82,400
170
15 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$80,670
70
16 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$80,180
410
17 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$79,710
580
18 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$77,920
860
19 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$77,670
540
20 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$76,870
60
21 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$76,850
1,720
22 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$76,580
1,230
23 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$76,490
950
24 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$76,290
280
25 Wichita, Kansas
$75,380
40
26 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$75,320
70
27 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$75,210
30
28 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$75,160
50
29 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$74,190
320
30 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$74,060
1,920
31 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$73,960
350
32 Manchester, New Hampshire
$73,510
50
33 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$73,510
50
34 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$73,370
50
35 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$73,200
360
36 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$73,170
130
37 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$71,860
610
38 Camden, New Jersey
$71,310
170
39 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$71,150
150
40 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$71,110
550
41 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$71,050
500
42 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$71,030
70
43 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$70,920
320
44 Springfield, Massachusetts
$70,020
130
45 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$69,510
240
46 St Louis, Missouri
$69,210
220
47 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$69,170
30
48 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$69,170
3,710
49 Rochester, New York
$69,130
140
50 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$68,610
330
51 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$68,090
70
52 Framingham, Massachusetts
$67,960
60
53 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$67,580
40
54 Binghamton, New York
$67,290
30
55 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$66,970
30
56 Jonesboro, Arkansas
$65,730
40
57 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$65,170
240
58 Syracuse, New York
$65,050
120
59 Nashua, New Hampshire
$64,860
40
60 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$64,430
30
61 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$63,200
120
62 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$62,450
200
63 Dayton, Ohio
$62,370
60
64 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$62,180
380
65 South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan
$61,850
30
66 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$61,850
50
67 Worcester, Massachusetts
$61,570
150
68 Knoxville, Tennessee
$61,220
60
69 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$61,020
250
70 Bellingham, Washington
$60,850
30
71 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$60,700
190
72 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$60,570
160
73 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$59,940
590
74 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$59,700
80
75 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$59,360
850
76 Tucson, Arizona
$59,320
60
77 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$59,250
50
78 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$59,040
1,280
79 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$58,750
810
80 Wilmington, New Jersey
$58,260
100
81 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$57,290
1,320
82 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$57,180
330
83 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$57,030
350
84 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$56,990
1,010
85 Akron, Ohio
$56,890
60
86 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$56,840
470
87 Fort Smith, Oklahoma
$55,890
40
88 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$55,800
70
89 Greenville, North Carolina
$55,790
50
90 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$55,590
30
91 Chattanooga, Tennessee
$55,510
60
92 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$55,370
40
93 Spokane, Washington
$55,210
70
94 Roanoke, Virginia
$54,920
40
95 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$54,250
1,600
96 Montgomery, Alabama
$54,140
370
97 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$54,050
330
98 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$53,950
130
99 Columbia, South Carolina
$53,870
80
100 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$53,540
90
See also: Highest paying industries for tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents.