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Highest Paying Cities for Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers

The top 100 highest paying cities for postsecondary vocational education teachers (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 postsecondary vocational education teachers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $166,230, Niles-Benton Harbor, Michigan is the highest paying city for postsecondary vocational education teachers. It is followed by Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa (average annual salary $102,760). 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 postsecondary vocational education teachers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Postsecondary Vocational Education Teachers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Niles-Benton Harbor, Michigan
$166,230
120
2 Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
$102,760
410
3 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$100,390
160
4 Bay City, Michigan
$89,920
150
5 Williamsport, Pennsylvania
$82,380
220
6 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$81,140
50
7 Chico, California
$80,380
n/a
8 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$75,780
180
9 Evansville, Kentucky
$75,330
130
10 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$74,970
70
11 Johnson City, Tennessee
$74,750
50
12 Monroe, Michigan
$73,210
100
13 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
$72,620
70
14 Jackson, Michigan
$72,390
50
15 Racine, Wisconsin
$72,240
n/a
16 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
$71,240
40
17 Salisbury, Maryland
$70,010
40
18 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, Virginia
$69,860
50
19 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$69,720
730
20 Urban Honolulu, USA
$69,660
520
21 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$69,420
1,810
22 Toledo, Ohio
$69,350
430
23 Terre Haute, Indiana
$68,800
60
24 Wilmington, New Jersey
$68,590
140
25 Canton-Massillon, Ohio
$68,570
270
26 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$68,420
50
27 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$68,240
40
28 Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$68,030
90
29 Binghamton, New York
$67,860
40
30 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$67,720
40
31 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$66,710
2,800
32 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$66,600
90
33 College Station-Bryan, Texas
$66,590
110
34 Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa
$66,470
70
35 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$66,380
50
36 South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan
$66,220
110
37 Anchorage, Alaska
$66,020
170
38 Missoula, Montana
$65,970
60
39 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$65,590
240
40 West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$65,150
80
41 Salinas, California
$64,950
140
42 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$64,880
500
43 Lafayette, Indiana
$64,730
70
44 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$64,710
130
45 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$64,630
450
46 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$64,470
450
47 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$64,460
220
48 Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$64,390
70
49 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$64,280
2,660
50 Lima, Ohio
$64,280
30
51 Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$63,740
50
52 Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$63,640
30
53 Wichita, Kansas
$63,530
480
54 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$62,990
1,060
55 Pocatello, Idaho
$62,770
80
56 Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$62,610
220
57 El Centro, California
$62,500
60
58 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$62,380
460
59 Fresno, California
$62,310
540
60 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$62,310
690
61 Boulder, Colorado
$62,290
170
62 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$62,250
330
63 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$62,220
560
64 Erie, Pennsylvania
$61,890
50
65 Madison, Wisconsin
$61,440
350
66 Prescott, Arizona
$61,410
110
67 Dayton, Ohio
$61,340
610
68 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$61,240
4,080
69 Cumberland, West Virginia
$60,900
40
70 Rocky Mount, North Carolina
$60,760
160
71 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$60,760
220
72 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$60,640
2,660
73 Roanoke, Virginia
$60,610
90
74 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$60,510
50
75 Texarkana-Texarkana, Texas
$60,380
120
76 Bellingham, Washington
$60,320
180
77 Akron, Ohio
$60,320
170
78 State College, Pennsylvania
$60,280
60
79 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$60,110
940
80 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$60,060
1,720
81 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$59,930
160
82 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$59,890
320
83 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$59,880
340
84 Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi
$59,800
190
85 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$59,790
2,110
86 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$59,700
80
87 Jacksonville, Florida
$59,410
650
88 Auburn-Opelika, Alabama
$59,380
40
89 Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$59,370
100
90 West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$59,250
70
91 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$59,240
1,440
92 Corpus Christi, Texas
$59,080
180
93 Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska
$59,050
60
94 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, Washington
$58,900
70
95 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$58,890
3,300
96 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$58,780
2,380
97 Walla Walla, USA
$58,720
100
98 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$58,320
280
99 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$58,150
1,510
100 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, South Carolina
$58,140
290
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