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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 $56,670, Florida is the highest paying state for other education, training, and library workers. It is followed by District of Columbia (average annual salary $55,730). 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 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 Florida
$56,670
$30,960 10,500
2 District of Columbia
$55,730
$27,940 310
3 Nevada
$53,260
$32,900 1,860
4 New Jersey
$52,320
$21,950 4,180
5 Washington
$50,930
$34,860 2,570
6 Massachusetts
$49,750
$34,070 360
7 North Carolina
$49,440
$30,280 11,190
8 Rhode Island
$48,820
$33,920 640
9 New Hampshire
$48,690
$31,160 400
10 Connecticut
$47,950
$33,950 540
11 Hawaii
$47,710
$29,440 620
12 Minnesota
$47,280
$19,490 2,890
13 Maryland
$46,440
$21,440 1,640
14 Wisconsin
$45,950
$29,440 340
15 Louisiana
$45,550
$21,440 2,460
16 Ohio
$43,270
$25,610 3,550
17 North Dakota
$42,360
$32,440 200
18 Georgia
$40,830
$26,230 830
19 Arkansas
$40,810
$26,440 110
20 Pennsylvania
$40,380
$18,980 1,720
21 Mississippi
$40,030
$27,210 140
22 South Carolina
$39,980
$26,930 620
23 Kansas
$39,870
$20,670 170
24 Texas
$39,870
$18,690 2,680
25 Wyoming
$39,870
$22,610 270
26 New York
$39,810
$19,030 1,310
27 California
$39,670
$24,030 19,980
28 Nebraska
$39,300
$31,710 110
29 New Mexico
$38,800
$32,320 520
30 Utah
$38,790
$19,660 150
31 South Dakota
$38,770
$27,180 130
32 Missouri
$38,710
$21,070 920
33 Indiana
$38,450
$18,080 250
34 Virginia
$37,840
$18,880 1,790
35 Arizona
$37,550
$21,900 1,200
36 Illinois
$37,380
$19,440 2,620
37 Montana
$35,800
$24,980 110
38 Tennessee
$34,780
$24,900 1,200
39 Oklahoma
$34,620
$18,970 250
40 Delaware
$34,490
$26,770 100
41 Oregon
$34,170
$20,510 5,810
42 Alabama
$34,100
$17,830 790
43 Kentucky
$33,630
$18,210 4,860
44 Maine
$31,530
$17,510 230
45 Colorado
$29,950
$20,440 1,260
46 West Virginia
$29,370
$21,880 540
47 Iowa
$28,740
$24,800 1,080
48 Michigan
$27,070
$20,820 2,440
49 Puerto Rico
$26,840
$17,230 340
50 Alaska
$20,300
$20,280 640
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