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Highest Paying Cities for Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

The top 100 highest paying cities for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers (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 title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $83,360, Tyler, Texas is the highest paying city for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers. It is followed by Redding, California (average annual salary $73,430). 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 title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Tyler, Texas
$83,360
60
2 Redding, California
$73,430
40
3 Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$71,380
120
4 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$70,080
2,950
5 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$66,720
60
6 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$66,710
80
7 Fresno, California
$66,390
130
8 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$64,950
30
9 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$63,870
430
10 Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$62,350
n/a
11 Anchorage, Alaska
$61,750
110
12 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$61,720
n/a
13 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$61,580
n/a
14 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$61,230
60
15 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$61,100
470
16 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$60,840
60
17 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$60,630
640
18 Asheville, North Carolina
$60,590
n/a
19 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$60,370
230
20 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$59,710
530
21 Kingston, New York
$59,540
n/a
22 Midland, Texas
$59,230
160
23 Bend, Oregon
$58,940
50
24 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$58,680
420
25 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$58,450
80
26 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$58,440
60
27 Savannah, Georgia
$58,140
n/a
28 Morgantown, West Virginia
$57,790
30
29 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$57,770
1,990
30 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$57,690
60
31 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$57,670
30
32 Dayton, Ohio
$57,460
120
33 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$57,440
650
34 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$57,370
120
35 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$57,010
410
36 Tucson, Arizona
$57,000
30
37 Napa, California
$56,860
50
38 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$56,860
1,800
39 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$56,570
1,150
40 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$56,500
110
41 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
$56,330
260
42 Coeur dAlene, Idaho
$56,240
60
43 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$56,170
50
44 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$56,010
150
45 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$55,910
4,090
46 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$55,840
n/a
47 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$55,840
1,170
48 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$55,810
300
49 Amarillo, Texas
$55,220
30
50 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$55,200
50
51 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$55,130
510
52 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$55,120
50
53 Ocean City, New Jersey
$54,990
30
54 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$54,960
n/a
55 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$54,770
280
56 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$54,730
810
57 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$54,700
320
58 Columbus, Ohio
$54,470
330
59 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$54,330
870
60 Stockton, California
$54,260
80
61 Santa Fe, New Mexico
$54,200
60
62 Urban Honolulu, USA
$54,030
250
63 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$53,970
380
64 Salem, Oregon
$53,850
90
65 Greeley, Colorado
$53,450
30
66 Morristown, Tennessee
$53,180
n/a
67 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$52,730
140
68 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$52,700
30
69 Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$52,650
40
70 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$52,640
470
71 Jackson, Mississippi
$52,620
30
72 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$52,470
1,210
73 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$52,060
30
74 Bellingham, Washington
$51,920
30
75 St George, Utah
$51,790
30
76 Charleston, West Virginia
$51,760
80
77 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$51,160
1,910
78 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$51,100
120
79 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$50,940
290
80 North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$50,800
40
81 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$50,400
60
82 Green Bay, Wisconsin
$50,390
n/a
83 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$50,240
150
84 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$50,160
40
85 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$50,140
160
86 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$50,130
380
87 Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$49,840
30
88 Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$49,740
90
89 Columbia, South Carolina
$49,630
120
90 East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$49,600
30
91 Monroe, Louisiana
$49,470
130
92 Honolulu, Hawaii
$49,170
170
93 Central Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$49,150
n/a
94 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$49,070
330
95 Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$49,020
50
96 Salinas, California
$48,960
n/a
97 Cheyenne, Wyoming
$48,830
90
98 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$48,640
180
99 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$48,620
2,090
100 Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, Florida
$48,310
30
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