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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 $120,960, Nevada is the highest paying state for elevator installers and repairers. It is followed by California (average annual salary $100,620). 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 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
$120,960
$104,610 120
2 California
$100,620
$48,010 1,730
3 Washington
$96,110
$56,340 170
4 Massachusetts
$93,300
$46,300 620
5 Iowa
$91,660
$48,520 90
6 Hawaii
$90,820
$50,870 220
7 New York
$90,150
$52,000 3,850
8 Connecticut
$89,350
$48,260 370
9 Minnesota
$88,700
$40,940 340
10 New Jersey
$86,900
$44,090 700
11 Kansas
$86,570
$32,580 290
12 Illinois
$85,620
$46,950 1,210
13 Missouri
$85,290
$35,730 430
14 Maryland
$84,390
$52,390 1,580
15 New Mexico
$82,530
$48,720 0
16 Colorado
$82,520
$46,230 390
17 Indiana
$81,900
$53,020 160
18 Nebraska
$81,740
$45,940 60
19 Wisconsin
$76,980
$39,500 280
20 Michigan
$75,220
$29,470 310
21 Texas
$73,100
$39,630 2,170
22 Ohio
$72,940
$44,630 530
23 North Carolina
$72,480
$34,330 310
24 South Carolina
$68,420
$33,240 260
25 Georgia
$67,110
$37,690 1,150
26 Tennessee
$64,360
$36,880 350
27 Alabama
$63,410
$52,720 270
28 Arizona
$62,200
$52,840 240
29 Pennsylvania
$61,120
$37,820 420
30 Virginia
$59,180
$50,220 110
31 Kentucky
$58,090
$34,970 280
32 Mississippi
$57,320
$37,020 60
33 New Hampshire
$55,310
$38,370 0
34 Utah
$54,120
$33,940 110
35 Florida
$49,420
$26,610 2,200
36 Louisiana
$35,550
$27,320 130
37 Puerto Rico
$32,000
$18,340 130

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.