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Highest Paying States for Labor Relations Specialists

The highest paying states for labor relations specialists (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 labor relations specialists in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $90,750, New Hampshire is the highest paying state for labor relations specialists. It is followed by Alaska (average annual salary $85,870). 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 labor relations specialists in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Labor Relations Specialists

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 New Hampshire
$90,750
$17,340 210
2 Alaska
$85,870
$55,650 160
3 California
$81,510
$37,830 8,060
4 New Jersey
$81,160
$49,210 3,810
5 District of Columbia
$76,230
$54,820 370
6 Washington
$73,710
$44,110 2,040
7 Maine
$72,460
$52,680 160
8 New York
$72,340
$45,230 8,120
9 Texas
$71,320
$18,070 2,710
10 Minnesota
$70,360
$19,260 2,290
11 Arizona
$69,570
$18,670 440
12 Hawaii
$66,150
$35,800 510
13 Oregon
$66,130
$20,050 1,540
14 Missouri
$65,310
$28,500 1,730
15 Colorado
$65,250
$18,570 470
16 Nevada
$65,000
$42,200 670
17 Delaware
$64,700
$18,590 330
18 Georgia
$63,890
$18,900 560
19 Tennessee
$63,750
$17,330 880
20 Massachusetts
$63,640
$20,810 2,800
21 Michigan
$62,800
$27,870 4,240
22 Idaho
$62,680
$16,650 190
23 Vermont
$62,000
$19,990 140
24 Virginia
$61,790
$32,660 1,090
25 Wyoming
$61,470
$16,970 100
26 Iowa
$60,700
$17,670 810
27 Kansas
$60,560
$18,070 280
28 Rhode Island
$60,030
$20,790 400
29 Indiana
$59,820
$19,350 2,240
30 South Carolina
$59,810
$18,880 320
31 Mississippi
$59,800
$42,320 210
32 North Dakota
$59,500
$43,390 80
33 Florida
$59,350
$18,920 3,020
34 Illinois
$57,970
$18,080 4,860
35 Utah
$57,380
$17,240 210
36 Montana
$56,950
$18,650 130
37 New Mexico
$51,930
$17,090 270
38 Connecticut
$51,380
$19,980 1,350
39 North Carolina
$51,280
$17,000 720
40 Maryland
$50,370
$18,040 1,460
41 Arkansas
$50,360
$17,970 470
42 Nebraska
$49,030
$18,900 390
43 Pennsylvania
$49,000
$17,250 4,890
44 Louisiana
$44,880
$19,240 120
45 Oklahoma
$44,650
$17,200 280
46 Kentucky
$41,270
$16,580 1,570
47 Puerto Rico
$28,490
$17,270 270
48 Alabama
$26,290
$16,250 940
49 Ohio
$19,630
$17,630 6,520
50 Wisconsin
$19,570
$16,360 3,660
51 West Virginia
$19,200
$18,400 610
See also: Highest paying industries for labor relations specialists, Top Paying Jobs in America.