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All Occupations Salary Information in Nassau-Suffolk, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of all occupations in Nassau-Suffolk, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of all occupations in Nassau-Suffolk is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2012 [1].

Table 1. Annual Salary of All Occupations in Nassau-Suffolk, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$101,000
75th Percentile Wage
$65,670
50th Percentile Wage
$39,210
25th Percentile Wage
$24,710
10th Percentile Wage
$18,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for all occupations in Nassau-Suffolk, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,470.

Table 2. Hourly Salary of All Occupations in Nassau-Suffolk, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$48.56
75th Percentile Wage
$31.57
50th Percentile Wage
$18.85
25th Percentile Wage
$11.88
10th Percentile Wage
$8.88

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for all occupations in Nassau-Suffolk, New York. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $48.56. The median hourly salary is $18.85. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.88.

Table 3. Compare All Occupations Salary in Nassau-Suffolk with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $39,210 in Nassau-Suffolk is in the middle of salary range for all occupations in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of all occupations in Nassau-Suffolk is 11.3 percent (11.3%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-White Plains-Wayne and 20.0 percent (20.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$44,230
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$42,660
Nassau-Suffolk
$39,210
Ithaca
$38,550
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$38,540
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$36,990
Syracuse
$35,650
Rochester
$35,050
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$34,130
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$34,070
Elmira
$33,580
Kingston
$33,400
Utica-Rome
$32,810
Glens Falls
$32,420
Binghamton
$32,170
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$32,140
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$31,750
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$31,360

Table 4. Comparison of All Occupations Salary in Nassau-Suffolk, New York, and the Nation

From Table 4, note that the median annual salary of all occupations in Nassau-Suffolk is lower than the salary statistics in state of New York and higher than the USA salary statistics. Specifically, the median salary of all occupations in Nassau-Suffolk ($39,210) is 1.8 percent (1.8%) lower than that in New York ($39,910) and 11.4 percent (11.4%) higher than that in the United States ($34,750).

Region Median annual Salary
New York
$39,910
Nassau-Suffolk
$39,210
USA
$34,750