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15 September 2013 09:26 AM

Average Salary In United States

Average Gross from entire population statisticsAverage Gross from entries on this siteSalary entries
47,000 USD81,159 USD12,546




LAST ADDED POLLS

GROSS salary includes all bonuses
NET salary is received income after taxes

CareerGross (USD)Gross SalaryNet SalaryEducationExperienceCountryCityPoll Added 
Other Public Sector Career$63,230USD 63,230USD 52,000Bachelors Degree20+ YearsUnited StatesMinneapolis21 Dec 2014
Marketing Manager$98,000USD 98,000USD 80,000Bachelors Degree20+ YearsUnited StatesSeattle20 Dec 2014
Director$110,000USD 110,000USD 80,000Bachelors Degree8-12 YearsUnited StatesBaltimore20 Dec 2014
Truck Driver$75,000USD 75,000USD 57,000High School20+ YearsUnited StatesIndianapolis20 Dec 2014
Hotel Manager$50,000USD 50,000USD 40,000Masters Degree20+ YearsUnited StatesN/A20 Dec 2014
Other Marketing Career$130,000USD 130,000USD 90,000Some College16-20 YearsUnited StatesSan Francisco20 Dec 2014
Insurance$50,000USD 50,000USD 36,000Some College2-4 YearsUnited StatesAnaheim20 Dec 2014
Landscape Architect$50,000USD 50,000USD 40,000Bachelors Degree1-2 YearsUnited StatesN/A19 Dec 2014
Lead Cook$80,000USD 80,000USD 58,000Bachelors Degree16-20 YearsUnited StatesOrlando19 Dec 2014
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The most frequent salary ranges in the US are from 45K to 55K. The 28% of employees earn from 40K to 60K. About 18% earn below the 45K per annual.

Please note that data are extracted from our salary polls and those salaries are higher than for entire population. People who added their polls are mostly high educated.

Average salaries in the United States are among highest in the world. They are not as high as in Switzerland, Norway, Kuwait, Australia, and in some other countries, but still close to them. Very similar salaries are in Germany and Sweden. Salaries in United Kingdom are slightly lower.

You can find salary details for each country on Salaries by countries or check Salaries in EU.

If you compare states, the highest incomes are in Massachusetts, New York State, District Of Columbia (DC), and California all exceeding $82,000 per annual. Employees in Texas receive about $77,500. Average incomes in Florida are $75,000. Average salaries in Michigan and Pennsylvania are $73,000 per annual.

By far most paid US city is San Francisco, with average salary about $100,000 per annual. The second largest salaries are in New York City, Washington DC, and Boston, all from $87,000 to $88,000 per annual.


SALARY STATISTICS FROM OUR SALARY POLLS FOR UNITED STATES

NOTE data below are changing constantly with new salary responses.

AVERAGE SALARY according to ALL POLL ENTRIES for United States is 81,159 USD. The most frequent education is generally Bachelors degree, followed by Masters degree and Some College degree. Big percent responses from high educated people, results with higher average salary in comparison to entire population statistics.


SALARIES BY YEARS IN UNITED STATES AND OTHER COUNTRIES


Year 2011 Year 2012 Year 2013 Year 2014
Australia $88,356 $92,023 $97,102 $109,279
United States $69,395 $80,715 $83,298 $91,646
Canada $67,278 $75,073 $81,336 $86,490
United Kingdom $70,786 $74,833 $76,986 $82,436
Mexico $43,351 $45,941 $61,688 $66,465
Russia $41,291 $41,189 $50,257 $49,105
China $32,158 $39,310 $48,493 $48,499
India $16,717 $18,820 $18,409 $20,011


SALARY FREQUENCIES IN UNITED STATES

Percentage of peopleReceive more than (USD)
3.33%200K
7.56%150K
19.99%105K
26.43%95K
32.11%85K
39.96%75K
49.24%65K
60.15%55K
73.38%45K
86.39%35K
95.89%25K
99.86%15K

Salary (USD)Range From (USD)Range To (USD)Salary EntriesPercentage
Less00%
15K$10,000$20,000680.54%
25K$20,000$30,0007155.70%
35K$30,000$40,000132210.54%
45K$40,000$50,000163813.06%
55K$50,000$60,000155812.42%
65K$60,000$70,000133310.62%
75K$70,000$80,00011138.87%
85K$80,000$90,0009537.60%
95K$90,000$100,0006625.28%
105K$100,000$110,0007696.13%
115K$110,000$120,0003492.78%
125K$120,000$130,0004663.71%
135K$130,000$140,0002552.03%
145K$140,000$150,0003963.16%
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Average Salary Ranges For United States
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*Note that these values are based on salary entries by our visitors and can be changed with more entries.



SALARY AND EDUCATION IN UNITED STATES
EducationSalary EntriesAverage Gross Salary
Less Than High School 142 $57,334
High School 997 $54,048
Some College 2982 $63,241
Bachelors Degree 5148 $78,262
Masters Degree 2609 $101,512
Doctorate Degree 668 $149,516
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Average Salaryies By Education For United States
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SALARY AND EXPERIENCE IN UNITED STATES

ExperiencesSalary EntriesAverage Gross Salary
0-1 Year 1116$48,682
1-2 Years 843$50,902
2-4 Years 1369$56,151
4-8 Years 1980$65,573
8-12 Years 1876$82,522
12-16 Years 1449$91,524
16-20 Years 1181$97,447
20+ Years 2732$114,116
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Average Salaryies By Experience For United States
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AVERAGE SALARIES BY STATES

Below survey shows salaries grouped by States. It is based on 2 sources. First data are from various sources on the Internet. Second (Gross/Net) data are from salary entries on this site.

  Various Sources On Internet Salary Entries On This Site
StateAverage Gross SalaryEntriesAverage Gross SalaryAverage Net Salary
New Jersey $58,400 146 $84,162 $62,785
Maryland $58,000 161 $71,015 $51,886
New Hampshire $57,400 27 $68,636 $52,376
Hawaii $56,900 65 $66,125 $47,531
Connecticut $56,500 58 $96,021 $69,361
Alaska $56,000 37 $107,831 $85,859
Massachusetts $55,900 380 $85,973 $62,959
Minnesota $55,600 263 $78,784 $57,754
Virginia $55,300 164 $68,261 $51,831
District Of Columbia (DC) $55,000 351 $92,764 $66,599
Colorado $55,000 293 $84,116 $62,545
Washington State $54,800 357 $83,499 $64,167
Utah $54,100 189 $65,660 $50,544
California $54,000 1611 $90,895 $65,964
Delaware $53,000 29 $77,248 $57,231
Rhode Island $52,000 32 $90,296 $67,771
Vermont $51,000 20 $124,875 $99,164
Illinois $50,800 480 $85,044 $62,721
Nevada $50,200 108 $79,242 $60,445
Wisconsin $49,500 192 $68,444 $50,484
Nebraska $49,200 64 $69,169 $49,875
New York State $49,000 849 $93,169 $67,045
Michigan $48,000 330 $80,362 $58,987
Georgia $47,500 369 $78,845 $58,427
Iowa $47,200 70 $68,276 $51,773
Pennsylvania $47,000 442 $76,418 $55,850
Oregon $46,900 139 $75,506 $53,779
Wyoming $46,700 11 $64,109 $49,917
Idaho $46,600 50 $63,174 $47,230
Arizona $46,500 275 $77,415 $57,622
Ohio $46,100 473 $75,700 $54,871
Maine $45,800 42 $60,389 $46,821
Kansas $45,200 39 $70,195 $52,055
Indiana $45,100 168 $67,441 $50,341
South Dakota $44,800 15 $42,617 $33,073
Florida $44,500 575 $78,139 $59,592
Missouri $43,100 298 $68,644 $51,520
Texas $42,500 1196 $91,062 $70,105
North Dakota $42,400 37 $70,514 $49,998
North Carolina $42,300 375 $77,744 $57,231
South Carolina $42,100 64 $70,732 $50,396
New Mexico $40,000 66 $69,692 $52,827
Montana $39,800 28 $73,967 $55,307
Tennessee $39,500 193 $74,309 $56,992
Oklahoma $38,900 118 $63,896 $47,333
Alabama $38,700 125 $70,120 $51,672
West Virginia $38,500 29 $70,659 $53,395
Kentucky $38,400 99 $61,364 $46,461
Louisiana $37,500 151 $76,351 $56,761
Arkansas $36,800 61 $64,139 $49,433
Mississippi $34,200 43 $64,742 $49,832
Unknown State (smaller cities and rural area within all U.S.) N/A 789 $72,951 $53,977
*Note that these values are based on salary entries by our visitors and can be changed with more entries.


AVERAGE SALARIES BY CITIES IN UNITED STATES

CityEntriesAverage Gross SalaryAverage Net Salary
San Francisco 424 $108,232 $76,489
New York City 703 $97,429 $70,009
Washington DC 351 $92,764 $66,599
Houston 419 $91,734 $69,176
Miami 150 $90,398 $68,172
Seattle 274 $87,667 $67,332
Los Angeles 498 $87,524 $64,571
Boston 351 $87,516 $64,118
San Diego 195 $86,824 $63,952
Detroit 252 $85,785 $62,703
Chicago 480 $85,044 $62,721
Dallas 306 $83,725 $63,950
Denver 227 $83,114 $61,935
Atlanta 339 $79,681 $59,182
Tampa 155 $78,533 $60,171
Philadelphia 294 $78,194 $57,242
Charlotte 167 $77,960 $55,812
Minneapolis 227 $77,526 $57,046
Phoenix 188 $77,025 $57,704
Pittsburgh 148 $72,888 $53,085
Baltimore 161 $71,015 $51,886
Kansas City 147 $70,672 $53,031
Orlando 144 $69,557 $53,102
St. Louis 151 $66,669 $50,049
Salt Lake City 189 $65,660 $50,544
*Note that these values are based on salary entries by our visitors and can be changed with more entries.


AVERAGE SALARIES BY SECTORS IN UNITED STATES

SectorEntriesAverage Gross SalaryAverage Net Salary
Engineers & Technicians V 177 $125,626 $91,623
Management & Business 1509 $106,472 $77,047
Law 259 $99,760 $73,773
Aviation & Shipping 74 $95,215 $70,513
Finance & Banking 545 $91,811 $66,146
Engineers & Technicians IV 108 $88,858 $65,609
Health Care & Medical I 545 $88,724 $64,964
IT & Telecommunication II 620 $88,115 $65,150
Engineers & Technicians III 51 $84,383 $61,674
Health Care & Medical II 461 $83,755 $61,530
IT & Telecommunication I 830 $83,290 $61,957
Properties & Real Estates 93 $80,345 $60,029
Marketing, Sales, Purchase 508 $78,793 $57,937
Human Resources 469 $78,243 $58,556
Engineers & Technicians I 521 $77,893 $57,204
Salesmen & Saleswomen 261 $77,265 $56,698
Engineers & Technicians II 28 $76,389 $58,135
Military 103 $75,710 $60,947
Insurance 236 $74,625 $54,777
Construction & Labor Workers 321 $71,300 $53,018
Public Sector 244 $70,460 $52,531
Security & Fireguard 110 $68,500 $51,863
Architect Constructions 112 $67,049 $51,815
Automobile 118 $66,355 $49,869
Logistics, Road, Railway 191 $65,687 $49,861
Education & University 452 $63,469 $47,732
Geography & Geodesy 13 $62,846 $47,402
Fashion 34 $62,573 $47,026
Media 113 $62,568 $47,263
Accounting & Administration 945 $62,466 $47,009
Sports & Recreation 45 $61,798 $45,016
Agriculture & Fishing 27 $61,759 $46,219
Manufacturing & Labor Workers 274 $58,861 $43,967
Hotels & Tourism 86 $58,549 $44,652
Arts, Culture, Performance 39 $57,744 $42,669
Making Design 127 $57,105 $42,621
Organization & Coordination 158 $53,763 $42,782
Archaeology & History 21 $48,023 $38,237
Customer Services 260 $47,382 $36,060
Restaurants, Inns, Pubs 129 $45,690 $35,561
*Note that these values are based on salary entries by our visitors and can be changed with more entries.


AVERAGE SALARIES BY CAREERS IN UNITED STATES

CareerEntriesAverage Gross SalaryAverage Net Salary
Director 221 $154,565 $108,056
Lawyer 76 $135,862 $100,396
Other Engineer Career 168 $126,749 $92,496
General Manager 117 $117,680 $87,017
CPA - Certified Public Accountant 82 $113,364 $79,894
Software Engineer 136 $100,722 $74,900
IT Manager 162 $100,156 $73,975
Manager 255 $95,682 $69,207
IT Project Manager 95 $94,170 $71,077
Project Manager 121 $88,596 $65,158
Operations Manager 126 $88,544 $66,198
Human Resources Manager 234 $87,844 $65,142
Other Management Career 92 $86,474 $63,368
Healthcare Management 93 $86,042 $62,974
Software Developer 124 $82,896 $61,495
Financial Analyst 103 $81,128 $58,244
Salesmen/Saleswomen 93 $78,747 $57,306
Other Finance Career 83 $77,524 $56,156
Engineer 119 $76,723 $56,425
Other Public Sector Career 153 $72,611 $54,126
Registered Nurse 91 $71,033 $53,620
Other Medical Career 88 $70,522 $51,612
Mechanical Engineer 91 $68,988 $50,179
Accountant 98 $59,354 $46,124
Administrative Assistant 96 $36,897 $29,394
*Note that these values are based on salary entries by our visitors and can be changed with more entries.


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