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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 $91,770, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators. It is followed by New Mexico (average annual salary $91,010). 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 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 District of Columbia
$91,770
$58,610 90
2 New Mexico
$91,010
$40,250 40
3 Alaska
$90,310
$53,710 0
4 Hawaii
$89,070
$36,570 40
5 Connecticut
$88,590
$54,690 80
6 Minnesota
$86,990
$38,400 110
7 New Jersey
$85,830
$45,800 100
8 New York
$82,720
$40,170 410
9 California
$78,350
$43,790 900
10 Illinois
$71,400
$35,300 380
11 Oregon
$70,720
$36,620 40
12 Alabama
$70,660
$43,740 50
13 Georgia
$69,450
$41,890 200
14 Maine
$64,380
$35,760 30
15 Ohio
$64,320
$42,240 130
16 Iowa
$63,890
$36,580 50
17 Wisconsin
$62,550
$43,040 160
18 Pennsylvania
$61,890
$35,500 290
19 Washington
$61,600
$25,580 150
20 Michigan
$60,670
$39,050 190
21 Nebraska
$57,640
$40,800 40
22 Tennessee
$57,030
$30,090 80
23 Nevada
$56,810
$36,350 40
24 Oklahoma
$56,620
$19,120 30
25 South Carolina
$55,540
$35,030 90
26 Louisiana
$52,910
$36,930 30
27 Indiana
$52,860
$35,540 50
28 Colorado
$52,330
$41,120 80
29 New Hampshire
$52,190
$34,990 50
30 North Carolina
$52,000
$33,450 80
31 Arizona
$51,490
$25,330 210
32 Texas
$50,410
$39,860 470
33 Missouri
$48,420
$27,280 160
34 Florida
$48,120
$29,460 230
35 Maryland
$46,730
$18,930 60
36 Utah
$46,580
$34,590 100
37 Kansas
$45,970
$16,980 60
38 Massachusetts
$44,200
$33,610 80
39 Arkansas
$43,680
$28,630 40
40 Montana
$41,180
$25,970 30
41 Delaware
$38,480
$29,790 40
42 West Virginia
$36,830
$31,940 80
43 Puerto Rico
$36,120
$25,640 80

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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