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Highest Paying Cities for Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers

The top 100 highest paying cities for telecommunications line installers and repairers (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 telecommunications line installers and repairers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $92,170, Nassau-Suffolk, New York is the highest paying city for telecommunications line installers and repairers. It is followed by Glens Falls, New York (average annual salary $86,370). 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 telecommunications line installers and repairers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$92,170
860
2 Glens Falls, New York
$86,370
90
3 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$82,420
80
4 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$82,390
15,000
5 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$81,870
60
6 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$81,820
9,660
7 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$81,550
1,050
8 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$79,580
1,730
9 Fairbanks, Alaska
$79,270
50
10 Springfield, Massachusetts
$78,950
170
11 Anchorage, Alaska
$78,300
330
12 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$77,930
580
13 Manchester, New Hampshire
$75,120
110
14 Rockford, Illinois
$74,300
50
15 Framingham, Massachusetts
$74,230
160
16 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$73,500
210
17 Modesto, California
$73,220
160
18 Salisbury, Maryland
$73,090
100
19 Salinas, California
$72,180
80
20 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$72,080
2,140
21 Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia
$71,990
240
22 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$71,840
320
23 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$71,600
30
24 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$71,390
50
25 Lubbock, Texas
$71,310
90
26 Stockton, California
$71,100
90
27 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$70,980
160
28 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$70,940
1,530
29 El Paso, Texas
$70,850
230
30 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$70,830
70
31 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$70,690
450
32 Wilmington, New Jersey
$70,450
200
33 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$70,400
3,000
34 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$70,360
1,050
35 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$70,330
80
36 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$70,330
430
37 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$70,020
970
38 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$69,980
840
39 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$69,850
330
40 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$69,810
150
41 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$69,610
2,890
42 Brownsville-Harlingen, Texas
$69,440
100
43 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$69,310
2,050
44 Roanoke, Virginia
$69,180
120
45 Madison, Wisconsin
$68,630
40
46 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$68,590
320
47 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$68,570
470
48 Tyler, Texas
$68,570
110
49 Lynchburg, Virginia
$68,480
150
50 St Louis, Missouri
$68,450
960
51 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$68,440
470
52 Fort Smith, Oklahoma
$68,340
70
53 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$68,300
80
54 Williamsport, Pennsylvania
$68,250
170
55 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$68,230
50
56 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$67,970
130
57 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$67,610
430
58 State College, Pennsylvania
$67,530
90
59 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$67,360
950
60 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$67,340
160
61 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$67,280
750
62 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$67,270
160
63 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$67,260
1,130
64 Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
$67,250
40
65 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$67,140
3,200
66 Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$67,080
220
67 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$66,740
4,580
68 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$66,740
160
69 Johnstown, Pennsylvania
$66,560
170
70 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$66,560
1,500
71 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$66,450
3,700
72 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$66,330
1,710
73 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$65,970
90
74 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$65,590
n/a
75 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$65,490
1,960
76 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$65,250
70
77 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$64,990
120
78 North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$64,800
210
79 Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$64,710
80
80 Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$64,570
60
81 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$63,980
60
82 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$63,050
120
83 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$62,690
n/a
84 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$62,530
2,610
85 Fresno, California
$62,430
410
86 Corpus Christi, Texas
$62,350
130
87 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$62,250
120
88 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$61,850
150
89 Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$61,840
70
90 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$61,810
80
91 Midland, Texas
$61,800
100
92 Abilene, Texas
$61,760
n/a
93 Wichita, Kansas
$60,630
340
94 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$60,600
60
95 Greeley, Colorado
$60,380
n/a
96 Bowling Green, Kentucky
$59,990
n/a
97 Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$59,200
50
98 North Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$58,910
110
99 Salem, Oregon
$58,900
80
100 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$58,880
240
See also: Highest paying industries for telecommunications line installers and repairers.