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Highest Paying States for Other Education, Training, and Library Workers

The highest paying states for other education, training, and library workers (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 other education, training, and library workers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $61,400, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for other education, training, and library workers. It is followed by Vermont (average annual salary $58,580). 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 other education, training, and library workers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Other Education, Training, and Library Workers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$61,400
$42,050 310
2 Vermont
$58,580
$29,720 90
3 Florida
$58,270
$30,660 8,650
4 New Jersey
$55,350
$23,590 3,720
5 Nevada
$53,090
$34,760 1,710
6 North Carolina
$52,430
$31,740 10,640
7 Washington
$51,270
$35,490 2,480
8 Maryland
$50,720
$21,970 1,660
9 Rhode Island
$49,710
$34,670 680
10 Massachusetts
$48,990
$24,140 530
11 Arkansas
$48,900
$19,630 110
12 Colorado
$48,240
$25,400 2,280
13 Connecticut
$47,520
$33,610 580
14 Georgia
$46,380
$27,190 710
15 Louisiana
$45,550
$21,440 2,460
16 New Hampshire
$44,710
$27,070 280
17 Kansas
$44,370
$31,640 570
18 California
$43,780
$25,910 20,600
19 Hawaii
$43,770
$29,260 520
20 Minnesota
$43,190
$20,110 2,100
21 Wisconsin
$42,940
$25,800 750
22 North Dakota
$42,930
$28,090 170
23 Texas
$42,570
$18,100 3,430
24 Missouri
$42,210
$22,350 670
25 South Carolina
$41,490
$27,200 570
26 Nebraska
$41,240
$32,300 120
27 Utah
$41,010
$29,060 130
28 Mississippi
$40,680
$29,620 120
29 Wyoming
$40,670
$23,580 280
30 Ohio
$40,270
$19,250 2,770
31 Pennsylvania
$39,730
$19,220 1,760
32 South Dakota
$38,430
$30,370 120
33 New Mexico
$38,420
$33,930 330
34 Virginia
$38,150
$18,750 1,860
35 Kentucky
$37,950
$19,380 2,600
36 Oklahoma
$36,930
$26,430 290
37 Arizona
$36,910
$24,890 1,810
38 Maine
$36,480
$19,400 310
39 New York
$35,590
$20,190 1,280
40 Montana
$35,180
$19,250 90
41 Delaware
$34,500
$26,750 100
42 Oregon
$33,060
$21,520 6,410
43 Tennessee
$32,590
$19,760 1,460
44 Guam
$31,310
$29,350 60
45 Illinois
$30,920
$19,410 1,160
46 West Virginia
$30,160
$20,010 480
47 Iowa
$30,160
$25,860 1,030
48 Alabama
$28,410
$16,520 1,200
49 Indiana
$28,290
$17,350 290
50 Michigan
$27,750
$20,150 1,520
51 Puerto Rico
$27,140
$17,350 270
52 Idaho
$25,150
$16,790 290
53 Alaska
$20,730
$20,720 620
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