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Highest Paying States for Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators

The highest paying states for arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators (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 arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $104,870, Utah is the highest paying state for arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators. It is followed by New Jersey (average annual salary $93,060). 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 arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Utah
$104,870
$33,870 30
2 New Jersey
$93,060
$51,040 50
3 New Mexico
$91,010
$40,250 40
4 Hawaii
$88,340
$34,640 30
5 Connecticut
$85,590
$66,660 60
6 District of Columbia
$82,660
$60,380 100
7 Minnesota
$82,160
$45,110 110
8 California
$79,450
$44,650 900
9 New York
$76,080
$35,190 470
10 Illinois
$75,450
$38,160 220
11 Michigan
$68,510
$37,900 300
12 Alabama
$68,240
$39,570 50
13 Oregon
$68,210
$37,230 50
14 Washington
$67,200
$24,830 150
15 Maine
$64,380
$35,760 30
16 Pennsylvania
$64,160
$41,550 340
17 Ohio
$64,020
$42,100 120
18 Iowa
$63,890
$36,580 80
19 South Carolina
$63,180
$35,480 80
20 Nevada
$56,810
$36,350 40
21 Nebraska
$56,490
$40,280 40
22 Tennessee
$55,790
$32,300 110
23 Wisconsin
$55,550
$31,300 160
24 North Carolina
$53,770
$33,290 90
25 Louisiana
$53,570
$41,630 40
26 Georgia
$53,230
$35,340 150
27 Texas
$51,750
$39,970 450
28 Indiana
$51,520
$35,350 70
29 New Hampshire
$49,520
$34,230 50
30 Colorado
$49,410
$40,030 60
31 Missouri
$48,210
$26,460 140
32 Florida
$48,120
$29,460 310
33 Maryland
$44,530
$18,230 70
34 Massachusetts
$44,200
$33,610 90
35 Delaware
$38,480
$29,790 40
36 Arizona
$37,140
$26,960 400
37 West Virginia
$36,830
$31,940 80
38 Puerto Rico
$36,500
$26,150 80
39 Oklahoma
$17,910
$16,010 30

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators in those states is not available at this time.

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