The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics produces annual wage estimates for more than 800 individual occupations. Below are the average annual pay levels for all employees within the nation’s 104 major markets.
These figures indicate the average salaries for all workers in all lines of work, taken collectively.
Click on any market for a detailed breakdown of its highest-paying jobs. Or Or click here to see the 100 top-paying jobs in the nation as a whole.
Highest-paying markets for employees in all jobs
- 1. San Jose, $69,670
- 2. Washington, $63,750
- 3. San Francisco-Oakland, $62,680
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