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Highest Paying States for Elevator Installers and Repairers

The highest paying states for elevator installers and repairers (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 elevator installers and repairers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $123,940, Nevada is the highest paying state for elevator installers and repairers. It is followed by Washington (average annual salary $111,790). 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 elevator installers and repairers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Elevator Installers and Repairers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Nevada
$123,940
$107,340 120
2 Washington
$111,790
$68,620 170
3 Oregon
$109,170
$59,320 90
4 Massachusetts
$104,170
$45,810 840
5 Connecticut
$98,960
$55,880 350
6 Illinois
$94,790
$41,990 490
7 Iowa
$93,320
$48,150 100
8 Nebraska
$90,940
$80,930 30
9 Hawaii
$90,610
$35,250 120
10 Minnesota
$89,680
$39,470 460
11 California
$88,700
$34,000 1,630
12 South Dakota
$88,610
$78,410 40
13 Michigan
$87,370
$36,720 780
14 Missouri
$86,880
$36,310 630
15 Kansas
$85,330
$34,120 450
16 New York
$85,270
$49,560 4,510
17 District of Columbia
$84,450
$49,420 80
18 Maryland
$84,220
$48,640 1,680
19 Idaho
$83,210
$35,950 0
20 New Mexico
$82,530
$48,720 0
21 Indiana
$82,320
$52,720 200
22 Pennsylvania
$80,470
$41,870 540
23 Texas
$80,110
$41,220 2,960
24 Colorado
$78,860
$46,390 520
25 Oklahoma
$77,720
$63,690 0
26 Ohio
$76,130
$43,770 430
27 Rhode Island
$72,520
$35,360 60
28 Delaware
$70,940
$41,750 130
29 North Carolina
$70,630
$30,670 380
30 Arizona
$69,990
$35,420 200
31 Wisconsin
$69,160
$28,290 240
32 New Jersey
$68,970
$36,810 530
33 Utah
$68,850
$44,850 120
34 Tennessee
$67,400
$36,530 350
35 Alabama
$61,790
$33,190 190
36 Virginia
$60,110
$50,090 110
37 Florida
$59,970
$29,450 1,930
38 West Virginia
$59,680
$35,510 140
39 Maine
$58,670
$36,300 50
40 Mississippi
$57,320
$37,020 60
41 Kentucky
$57,020
$34,240 170
42 New Hampshire
$55,310
$38,370 0
43 Georgia
$54,890
$32,720 850
44 South Carolina
$52,290
$32,480 250
45 Arkansas
$50,820
$21,950 110
46 Louisiana
$41,220
$29,110 110
47 Puerto Rico
$29,660
$17,340 200

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of elevator installers and repairers in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for elevator installers and repairers, Top Paying Jobs in America.