UNITED STATES


Average salary for United States

The most recent salary survey based on daily added polls.
Salaries grouped by levels, educ., exper., age, gender, etc.
 LAST UPDATED Monday, January 16, 2017 4:23:00 PM
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 SALARY PREVIEW  UNITED STATES

POLLS  i

16,414


AVERAGE GROSS SALARY  i

US$ 79,511


AVERAGE NET SALARY  i

US$ 58,966


MOST FREQUENT GROSS  i

US$ 43,622



 INDIVIDUAL SALARY POLLS  UNITED STATES

indiv. salary city date posted
Other Public Sector Career US$ 60,000 Chicago 16 Jan 2017 Details »
Other Security Career US$ 27,000 Houston 16 Jan 2017 Details »
Administrative Assistant US$ 60,000 Orlando 15 Jan 2017 Details »
District Manager US$ 87,000 N/A 14 Jan 2017 Details »
Operations Manager US$ 145,000 Austin 13 Jan 2017 Details »
Development Coordinator US$ 25,000 Bakersfield 13 Jan 2017 Details »
CEO US$ 144,000 Toledo 13 Jan 2017 Details »
Purchasing Agent US$ 45,000 Oklahoma City 13 Jan 2017 Details »
Sales in Computer Shops US$ 95,000 Salt Lake City 13 Jan 2017 Details »
Business Manager US$ 200,000 Cincinnati 13 Jan 2017 Details »
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 INTRODUCTION  UNITED STATES


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.


 SURVEY BY LEVELS  UNITED STATES

salary entries % in level % earn at least
15K US$ 16,872 93 0.57 % 100 % View »
25K US$ 24,317 931 5.67 % 99.43 % View »
35K US$ 33,930 1,607 9.79 % 93.76 % View »
45K US$ 43,622 2,054 12.51 % 83.97 % View »
55K US$ 52,881 2,016 12.28 % 71.46 % View »
65K US$ 63,239 1,757 10.70 % 59.18 % View »
75K US$ 73,375 1,470 8.96 % 48.47 % View »
85K US$ 83,027 1,250 7.62 % 39.52 % View »
95K US$ 93,054 886 5.40 % 31.90 % View »
105K US$ 101,861 1,070 6.52 % 26.50 % View »
115K US$ 112,892 493 3.00 % 19.98 % View »
125K US$ 122,144 641 3.91 % 16.98 % View »
135K US$ 132,331 337 2.05 % 13.07 % View »
145K US$ 142,235 269 1.64 % 11.02 % View »
155K US$ 151,215 396 2.41 % 9.38 % View »
165K US$ 162,446 179 1.09 % 6.97 % View »
175K US$ 173,463 134 0.82 % 5.88 % View »
185K US$ 182,123 134 0.82 % 5.06 % View »
195K US$ 192,980 67 0.41 % 4.25 % View »
205K US$ 200,356 201 1.22 % 3.84 % View »
More US$ 254,884 429 2.61 % 2.61 % View »

 SURVEY BY YEARS  UNITED STATES

salary entries
2017 US$ 104,511 98 View »
2016 US$ 84,623 1,364 View »
2015 US$ 85,816 2,536 View »
2014 US$ 84,004 4,139 View »
2013 US$ 79,308 1,866 View »
2012 US$ 78,755 2,468 View »
2011 US$ 68,921 3,943 View »

 SURVEY BY GENDER  UNITED STATES

salary entries
Male US$ 91,050 7,922 View »
Female US$ 68,292 4,393 View »
N/A US$ 69,236 4,099

 SURVEY BY EDUCATION  UNITED STATES

salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 124,159 859 View »
Masters Degree US$ 97,474 3,545 View »
Bachelors Degree US$ 78,886 6,607 View »
Some College US$ 63,608 3,904 View »
High School US$ 55,900 1,299 View »
Bellow H. School US$ 53,795 200 View »

 SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE  UNITED STATES

salary entries
20+ Years US$ 106,567 3,946 View »
16-20 Years US$ 94,852 1,617 View »
12-16 Years US$ 89,227 1,842 View »
8-12 Years US$ 78,009 2,377 View »
4-8 Years US$ 66,537 2,495 View »
2-4 Years US$ 56,273 1,719 View »
1-2 Years US$ 50,672 1,066 View »
0-1 Year US$ 47,831 1,352 View »

 SURVEY BY AGES  UNITED STATES

salary entries
More US$ 102,481 29 View »
69-74 US$ 99,624 93 View »
63-68 US$ 104,041 340 View »
57-62 US$ 100,669 873 View »
51-56 US$ 99,463 1,438 View »
45-50 US$ 98,241 1,991 View »
39-44 US$ 91,123 1,862 View »
33-38 US$ 80,665 1,943 View »
27-32 US$ 66,548 2,064 View »
22-26 US$ 51,991 1,226 View »
16-21 US$ 42,650 424 View »
Less US$ 48,583 30 View »
N/A US$ 69,236 4,101

 SURVEY BY FIELDS  UNITED STATES

salary entries
Engineers & Technicians V Engineers & Technicians V US$ 121,583 250 View »
Management & Business Management & Business US$ 106,008 2,254 View »
Law Law US$ 93,726 384 View »
IT & Telecommunication II IT & Telecommunication II US$ 90,175 811 View »
Finance & Banking Finance & Banking US$ 88,982 780 View »
Engineers & Technicians IV Engineers & Technicians IV US$ 87,967 132 View »
Properties & Real Estates Properties & Real Estates US$ 87,246 151 View »
IT & Telecommunication IT & Telecommunication US$ 85,859 1,170 View »
Health Care & Medical II Health Care & Medical II US$ 81,986 647 View »
Engineers & Technicians Engineers & Technicians US$ 80,401 720 View »
Health Care & Medical Health Care & Medical US$ 79,321 801 View »
Marketing, Sales, Purchase Marketing, Sales, Purchase US$ 78,772 729 View »
Human Resources Human Resources US$ 77,481 690 View »
Architect Constructions Architect Constructions US$ 76,161 200 View »
Salesmen & Saleswomen Salesmen & Saleswomen US$ 75,119 397 View »
Military Military US$ 74,673 172 View »
Insurance Insurance US$ 74,522 349 View »
Construction & Labor Workers Construction & Labor Workers US$ 73,196 486 View »
Automobile Automobile US$ 70,766 155 View »
Security & Fireguard Security & Fireguard US$ 69,653 146 View »
Logistics, Road, Railway Logistics, Road, Railway US$ 68,667 268 View »
Public Sector Public Sector US$ 68,640 364 View »
Media Media US$ 64,423 187 View »
Education & University Education & University US$ 63,439 747 View »
Accounting & Administration Accounting & Administration US$ 62,483 1,273 View »
Manufacturing & Labor Workers Manufacturing & Labor Workers US$ 59,689 375 View »
Making Design Making Design US$ 57,573 175 View »
Organization & Coordination Organization & Coordination US$ 50,652 233 View »
Customer Services Customer Services US$ 46,699 436 View »
Restaurants, Inns, Pubs Restaurants, Inns, Pubs US$ 45,504 235 View »

 SURVEY BY CAREERS  UNITED STATES

salary entries
CEO US$ 154,886 140 View »
Director US$ 145,051 350 View »
General Manager US$ 125,996 164 View »
Other Engineer Career US$ 122,315 237 View »
Lawyer US$ 117,257 125 View »
CPA - Certified Public Accountant US$ 105,849 117 View »
Software Engineer US$ 103,992 177 View »
IT Manager US$ 103,826 235 View »
IT Project Manager US$ 98,707 136 View »
Manager US$ 98,270 395 View »
Operations Manager US$ 91,867 175 View »
Project Manager US$ 90,433 200 View »
Human Resources Manager US$ 89,357 330 View »
Other Management Career US$ 86,169 172 View »
Software Developer US$ 83,743 187 View »
Other Finance Career US$ 83,547 117 View »
Healthcare Management US$ 79,725 152 View »
Financial Analyst US$ 78,894 144 View »
Engineer US$ 78,566 175 View »
Other Human Resource Career US$ 78,298 127 View »
Salesmen or Saleswomen US$ 77,021 134 View »
Registered Nurse US$ 71,928 154 View »
Other Public Sector Career US$ 70,257 222 View »
Mechanical Engineer US$ 68,425 122 View »
Other Medical Career US$ 64,057 146 View »
Teacher US$ 58,754 123 View »
Accountant US$ 57,422 141 View »
Other Education Career US$ 55,162 131 View »
Other Service Career US$ 45,326 121 View »
Administrative Assistant US$ 37,045 123 View »

 SURVEY BY WORK  UNITED STATES

salary entries
Permanent US$ 80,050 14,238 View »
Contract US$ 79,106 799 View »
Self Employed US$ 97,519 762 View »
Part Time US$ 45,256 615 View »

 SURVEY BY CITIES  UNITED STATES

salary entries
San Francisco US$ 103,472 515 View »
New York City US$ 96,389 893 View »
Seattle US$ 92,388 387 View »
Miami US$ 92,351 217 View »
Washington DC US$ 90,035 507 View »
Boston US$ 89,799 471 View »
Houston US$ 88,801 533 View »
Fort Worth US$ 85,754 84 View »
Los Angeles US$ 85,646 626 View »
San Diego US$ 85,392 250 View »
Newark US$ 84,813 145 View »
Detroit US$ 84,270 333 View »
Chicago US$ 83,849 605 View »
Cincinnati US$ 83,830 162 View »
Las Vegas US$ 82,162 124 View »
Atlanta US$ 82,161 458 View »
Dallas US$ 81,684 392 View »
Raleigh US$ 81,270 137 View »
Austin US$ 80,555 170 View »
Sacramento US$ 78,690 149 View »
Denver US$ 78,398 300 View »
Philadelphia US$ 78,164 376 View »
Tampa US$ 78,022 218 View »
Charlotte US$ 77,583 206 View »
Fort Lauderdale US$ 77,480 127 View »
Minneapolis US$ 76,896 274 View »
Phoenix US$ 76,441 231 View »
Cleveland US$ 76,279 153 View »
Pittsburgh US$ 75,748 173 View »
Orlando US$ 74,154 195 View »
Baltimore US$ 73,507 212 View »
Buffalo, United States US$ 73,382 90 View »
Richmond US$ 72,735 108 View »
New Orleans US$ 72,473 87 View »
Kansas City US$ 72,180 184 View »
San Antonio US$ 71,508 136 View »
Des Moines US$ 71,136 98 View »
Portland, Oregon US$ 71,027 176 View »
Nashville US$ 70,149 124 View »
St. Louis US$ 69,399 199 View »
Milwaukee US$ 68,976 171 View »
Columbus US$ 68,837 164 View »
Oklahoma City US$ 67,847 105 View »
Albuquerque US$ 67,359 86 View »
Rochester US$ 67,333 98 View »
Salt Lake City US$ 66,877 251 View »
Indianapolis US$ 64,213 186 View »
Grand Rapids US$ 63,978 95 View »
Honolulu US$ 63,741 83 View »
Columbia, South Carolina US$ 61,840 81 View »

 SURVEY BY STATES  UNITED STATES

salary entries
New York State US$ 91,810 1,085 View »
District Of Columbia (DC) US$ 90,035 507 View »
California US$ 89,066 2,046 View »
Massachusetts US$ 88,332 504 View »
Rhode Island US$ 87,603 40 View »
Washington State US$ 87,031 506 View »
New Jersey US$ 85,442 198 View »
Illinois US$ 83,849 605 View »
Connecticut US$ 83,687 89 View »
Nevada US$ 83,632 151 View »
Texas US$ 82,608 1,531 View »
Georgia US$ 81,474 494 View »
Michigan US$ 79,766 428 View »
Florida US$ 79,513 817 View »
Colorado US$ 77,996 386 View »
Minnesota US$ 77,974 325 View »
Pennsylvania US$ 77,403 549 View »
Alaska US$ 77,317 60 View »
North Carolina US$ 77,254 465 View »
Arizona US$ 75,381 346 View »
Virginia US$ 74,990 218 View »
Delaware US$ 74,441 39 View »
Alabama US$ 73,961 178 View »
Ohio US$ 73,916 597 View »
West Virginia US$ 73,724 41 View »
Vermont US$ 73,620 23 View »
Maryland US$ 73,507 212 View »
Louisiana US$ 72,852 188 View »
Wyoming US$ 72,434 16 View »
Kansas US$ 71,465 65 View »
Iowa US$ 71,136 98 View »
Oregon US$ 71,027 176 View »
Missouri US$ 70,735 383 View »
N/A US$ 70,346 1,034
Tennessee US$ 70,244 259 View »
Wisconsin US$ 68,293 246 View »
New Mexico US$ 67,359 86 View »
Montana US$ 67,123 41 View »
Utah US$ 66,877 251 View »
New Hampshire US$ 66,815 37 View »
Idaho US$ 65,228 73 View »
Oklahoma US$ 65,076 160 View »
Mississippi US$ 64,498 56 View »
Nebraska US$ 64,060 83 View »
North Dakota US$ 63,992 56 View »
Hawaii US$ 63,741 83 View »
Indiana US$ 62,680 219 View »
Maine US$ 62,662 50 View »
Kentucky US$ 62,255 130 View »
South Carolina US$ 61,840 81 View »
Arkansas US$ 61,100 76 View »
South Dakota US$ 51,542 27 View »

 SURVEY BY COUNTRIES ( ALL CAREERS )

salary entries
Australia Australia AU$ 95,050 2,265 View »
United Kingdom United Kingdom GBP 47,953 2,961 View »
Canada Canada CA$ 75,374 3,993 View »
Mexico Mexico MXN 701,803 274 View »
China China CNY 277,305 1,811 View »
Russia Russia RUB 1,540,959 794 View »
India India INR 1,120,066 5,188 View »