UNITED STATES


Average salary for United States

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POLLS  i
16,684

AVERAGE GROSS SALARY  i
US$ 79,781

AVERAGE NET SALARY  i
US$ 59,156

MOST FREQUENT GROSS  i
US$ 43,619

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 INDIVIDUAL POLLS  UNITED STATES

Indiv. salary City Posted
Military Communications US$ 50,000 El Paso 24 Feb 2017 Details »
CEO US$ 255,000 Orlando 24 Feb 2017 Details »
Logistics Manager US$ 55,000 Virginia Beach 24 Feb 2017 Details »
Other Finance Career US$ 37,000 N/A 24 Feb 2017 Details »
Engineering Manager US$ 250,000 Oklahoma City 24 Feb 2017 Details »
Plant Manager US$ 140,000 Bismarck, North Dakota 24 Feb 2017 Details »
Artist US$ 40,000 Portland, Oregon 24 Feb 2017 Details »
Public Relations Manager US$ 80,000 Portland, Oregon 24 Feb 2017 Details »
General Manager US$ 300,000 San Francisco 24 Feb 2017 Details »
Other Education Career US$ 30,000 Houston 24 Feb 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 Polls % in level % earn at least
15K US$ 16,848 95 0.57 % 100 % View »
25K US$ 24,304 952 5.71 % 99.43 % View »
35K US$ 33,909 1,631 9.78 % 93.72 % View »
45K US$ 43,619 2,074 12.43 % 83.95 % View »
55K US$ 52,877 2,043 12.25 % 71.52 % View »
65K US$ 63,246 1,780 10.67 % 59.27 % View »
75K US$ 73,373 1,491 8.94 % 48.60 % View »
85K US$ 83,010 1,264 7.58 % 39.67 % View »
95K US$ 93,078 897 5.38 % 32.09 % View »
105K US$ 101,847 1,097 6.58 % 26.71 % View »
115K US$ 112,883 498 2.98 % 20.14 % View »
125K US$ 122,127 657 3.94 % 17.15 % View »
135K US$ 132,299 344 2.06 % 13.22 % View »
145K US$ 142,272 279 1.67 % 11.15 % View »
155K US$ 151,200 406 2.43 % 9.48 % View »
165K US$ 162,477 182 1.09 % 7.05 % View »
175K US$ 173,463 134 0.80 % 5.96 % View »
185K US$ 182,150 137 0.82 % 5.15 % View »
195K US$ 192,967 70 0.42 % 4.33 % View »
205K US$ 200,353 203 1.22 % 3.91 % View »
More US$ 256,484 450 2.70 % 2.70 % View »
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 SURVEY BY YEARS  UNITED STATES

Salary Polls
2017 US$ 98,403 368 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 Polls
Male US$ 91,537 8,092 View »
Female US$ 68,228 4,493 View »
N/A US$ 69,236 4,099

 SURVEY BY EDUCATION  UNITED STATES

Salary Polls
Doctorate Degree US$ 124,481 878 View »
Masters Degree US$ 98,029 3,612 View »
Bachelors Degree US$ 79,105 6,709 View »
Some College US$ 63,680 3,951 View »
High School US$ 55,899 1,328 View »
Bellow H. School US$ 54,100 206 View »

 SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE  UNITED STATES

Salary Polls
20+ Years US$ 106,952 4,015 View »
16-20 Years US$ 95,219 1,641 View »
12-16 Years US$ 89,784 1,866 View »
8-12 Years US$ 78,122 2,413 View »
4-8 Years US$ 66,838 2,533 View »
2-4 Years US$ 56,357 1,755 View »
1-2 Years US$ 51,022 1,088 View »
0-1 Year US$ 47,807 1,373 View »

 SURVEY BY AGES  UNITED STATES

Salary Polls
More US$ 102,398 30 View »
69-74 US$ 99,624 93 View »
63-68 US$ 106,707 353 View »
57-62 US$ 101,396 893 View »
51-56 US$ 99,787 1,458 View »
45-50 US$ 98,843 2,031 View »
39-44 US$ 91,696 1,892 View »
33-38 US$ 80,952 1,983 View »
27-32 US$ 66,871 2,107 View »
22-26 US$ 51,311 1,263 View »
16-21 US$ 42,302 446 View »
Less US$ 51,546 34 View »
N/A US$ 69,236 4,101

 SURVEY BY FIELDS  UNITED STATES


 SURVEY BY CAREERS  UNITED STATES

Salary Polls
CEO US$ 155,129 148 View »
Director US$ 145,597 355 View »
General Manager US$ 131,262 173 View »
Other Engineer Career US$ 122,684 238 View »
Lawyer US$ 116,209 130 View »
CPA - Certified Public Accountant US$ 106,147 118 View »
IT Manager US$ 105,813 239 View »
Software Engineer US$ 103,998 178 View »
IT Project Manager US$ 99,505 141 View »
Manager US$ 97,944 403 View »
Operations Manager US$ 92,566 178 View »
Project Manager US$ 90,988 204 View »
Human Resources Manager US$ 89,417 340 View »
Other Management Career US$ 85,621 174 View »
Software Developer US$ 84,399 190 View »
Other Finance Career US$ 83,153 118 View »
Healthcare Management US$ 79,915 157 View »
Other Human Resource Career US$ 78,906 130 View »
Financial Analyst US$ 78,642 146 View »
Engineer US$ 78,465 180 View »
Salesmen or Saleswomen US$ 76,991 137 View »
Registered Nurse US$ 71,775 156 View »
Other Public Sector Career US$ 70,499 228 View »
Mechanical Engineer US$ 68,324 124 View »
Other Medical Career US$ 64,495 148 View »
Teacher US$ 58,651 124 View »
Other Education Career US$ 57,501 134 View »
Accountant US$ 57,311 144 View »
Other Service Career US$ 44,971 123 View »
Administrative Assistant US$ 37,015 124 View »

 SURVEY BY WORK  UNITED STATES

Salary Polls
Permanent US$ 80,416 14,427 View »
Contract US$ 78,319 825 View »
Self Employed US$ 97,946 787 View »
Part Time US$ 45,285 645 View »

 SURVEY BY CITIES  UNITED STATES

Salary Polls
San Francisco US$ 103,867 520 View »
New York City US$ 95,584 908 View »
Miami US$ 94,001 220 View »
Seattle US$ 92,153 393 View »
Washington DC US$ 90,398 520 View »
Boston US$ 89,278 478 View »
Houston US$ 89,013 536 View »
Los Angeles US$ 86,210 640 View »
Fort Worth US$ 85,754 84 View »
Newark US$ 85,244 147 View »
San Diego US$ 84,965 254 View »
Cincinnati US$ 83,837 163 View »
Chicago US$ 83,668 612 View »
Detroit US$ 83,498 345 View »
Dallas US$ 83,418 401 View »
Atlanta US$ 82,511 463 View »
Las Vegas US$ 82,137 125 View »
Raleigh US$ 81,768 138 View »
Cleveland US$ 80,940 155 View »
Austin US$ 79,873 175 View »
Denver US$ 79,206 303 View »
Sacramento US$ 78,690 149 View »
Philadelphia US$ 78,336 383 View »
Tampa US$ 77,991 222 View »
Minneapolis US$ 77,851 280 View »
Fort Lauderdale US$ 77,441 129 View »
Charlotte US$ 77,148 210 View »
Orlando US$ 76,726 197 View »
Phoenix US$ 76,611 233 View »
Pittsburgh US$ 75,002 179 View »
Richmond US$ 74,820 109 View »
New Orleans US$ 73,800 89 View »
Baltimore US$ 73,702 217 View »
Buffalo, United States US$ 73,675 91 View »
Kansas City US$ 72,180 184 View »
St. Louis US$ 71,756 203 View »
San Antonio US$ 71,358 138 View »
Des Moines US$ 71,161 101 View »
Portland, Oregon US$ 70,846 180 View »
Oklahoma City US$ 70,328 108 View »
Nashville US$ 70,169 126 View »
Milwaukee US$ 69,884 174 View »
Columbus US$ 69,632 165 View »
Rochester US$ 67,333 98 View »
Salt Lake City US$ 66,883 253 View »
Albuquerque US$ 66,259 89 View »
Indianapolis US$ 64,014 188 View »
Grand Rapids US$ 63,833 96 View »
Honolulu US$ 63,741 83 View »
Columbia, South Carolina US$ 61,513 82 View »

 SURVEY BY STATES  UNITED STATES

Salary Polls
New York State US$ 91,216 1,101 View »
District Of Columbia (DC) US$ 90,398 520 View »
California US$ 89,437 2,085 View »
Massachusetts US$ 88,224 513 View »
Rhode Island US$ 88,051 41 View »
Washington State US$ 86,978 513 View »
New Jersey US$ 85,823 201 View »
Illinois US$ 83,668 612 View »
Connecticut US$ 83,663 92 View »
Nevada US$ 83,601 152 View »
Texas US$ 82,960 1,553 View »
Georgia US$ 81,848 501 View »
Florida US$ 80,570 828 View »
Michigan US$ 79,217 441 View »
Minnesota US$ 78,675 332 View »
Colorado US$ 78,629 389 View »
North Carolina US$ 77,585 471 View »
Alaska US$ 77,279 61 View »
Pennsylvania US$ 77,274 562 View »
Ohio US$ 75,946 608 View »
Virginia US$ 75,882 222 View »
Arizona US$ 75,740 350 View »
Delaware US$ 74,441 39 View »
Alabama US$ 73,995 179 View »
West Virginia US$ 73,724 41 View »
Maryland US$ 73,702 217 View »
Louisiana US$ 73,469 190 View »
Wyoming US$ 72,434 16 View »
Missouri US$ 71,957 387 View »
Kansas US$ 71,898 66 View »
Vermont US$ 71,386 24 View »
Iowa US$ 71,161 101 View »
Oregon US$ 70,846 180 View »
Tennessee US$ 70,206 262 View »
N/A US$ 70,144 1,052
Wisconsin US$ 68,937 249 View »
Montana US$ 67,123 41 View »
Utah US$ 66,883 253 View »
New Hampshire US$ 66,815 37 View »
Oklahoma US$ 66,750 165 View »
New Mexico US$ 66,259 89 View »
North Dakota US$ 65,415 59 View »
Idaho US$ 65,228 73 View »
Mississippi US$ 64,498 56 View »
Nebraska US$ 63,872 86 View »
Hawaii US$ 63,741 83 View »
Maine US$ 63,429 51 View »
Indiana US$ 62,693 222 View »
Kentucky US$ 62,016 132 View »
South Carolina US$ 61,513 82 View »
Arkansas US$ 60,696 77 View »
South Dakota US$ 51,542 27 View »

 SURVEY BY COUNTRIES ( ALL CAREERS )

Salary Polls
United States United States US$ 79,781 16,684
Australia Australia AU$ 95,284 2,321 View »
United Kingdom United Kingdom GBP 48,101 3,065 View »
Canada Canada CA$ 75,489 4,048 View »
Mexico Mexico MXN 740,456 285 View »
China China CNY 285,676 1,868 View »
Russia Russia RUB 1,573,539 813 View »
India India INR 1,092,049 5,345 View »

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