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 Sunday, December 4, 2016 10:48:00 PM
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 SALARY PREVIEW  UNITED STATES

POLLS  i

16,222


AVERAGE GROSS SALARY  i

US$ 79,288


AVERAGE NET SALARY  i

US$ 58,806


MOST FREQUENT GROSS  i

US$ 43,632



 INDIVIDUAL SALARY POLLS  UNITED STATES

indiv. salary city date posted
Financial Analyst US$ 75,000 Houston 04 Dec 2016 Details »
Account Manager US$ 35,000 Buffalo, United States 03 Dec 2016 Details »
Office Administrator US$ 50,000 New York City 03 Dec 2016 Details »
Other Insurance Career US$ 75,000 Miami 02 Dec 2016 Details »
Lawyer US$ 80,000 N/A 01 Dec 2016 Details »
Logistics Manager US$ 144,000 Oklahoma City 01 Dec 2016 Details »
Manager US$ 50,000 N/A 01 Dec 2016 Details »
Other Medical Career US$ 42,000 Chicago 01 Dec 2016 Details »
Tourist Guide US$ 72,000 San Antonio 01 Dec 2016 Details »
Corporate Counsel Lawyer US$ 120,000 Chicago 30 Nov 2016 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$ 16,946 91 0.56 % 100 % View »
25K US$ 24,328 920 5.67 % 99.44 % View »
35K US$ 33,918 1,593 9.82 % 93.77 % View »
45K US$ 43,632 2,035 12.54 % 83.95 % View »
55K US$ 52,892 1,999 12.32 % 71.40 % View »
65K US$ 63,258 1,737 10.71 % 59.08 % View »
75K US$ 73,376 1,452 8.95 % 48.37 % View »
85K US$ 83,026 1,242 7.66 % 39.42 % View »
95K US$ 93,044 878 5.41 % 31.77 % View »
105K US$ 101,871 1,051 6.48 % 26.35 % View »
115K US$ 112,883 490 3.02 % 19.87 % View »
125K US$ 122,166 632 3.90 % 16.85 % View »
135K US$ 132,352 334 2.06 % 12.96 % View »
145K US$ 142,209 265 1.63 % 10.90 % View »
155K US$ 151,177 385 2.37 % 9.27 % View »
165K US$ 162,460 178 1.10 % 6.89 % View »
175K US$ 173,404 131 0.81 % 5.79 % View »
185K US$ 182,155 132 0.81 % 4.99 % View »
195K US$ 192,885 64 0.39 % 4.17 % View »
205K US$ 200,345 193 1.19 % 3.78 % View »
More US$ 252,678 420 2.59 % 2.59 % View »

 SURVEY BY YEARS  UNITED STATES

salary entries
2016 US$ 84,075 1,270 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$ 90,853 7,800 View »
Female US$ 67,952 4,323 View »
N/A US$ 69,236 4,099

 SURVEY BY EDUCATION  UNITED STATES

salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 122,653 843 View »
Masters Degree US$ 97,240 3,488 View »
Bachelors Degree US$ 78,783 6,537 View »
Some College US$ 63,617 3,871 View »
High School US$ 55,833 1,287 View »
Bellow H. School US$ 53,636 196 View »

 SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE  UNITED STATES

salary entries
20+ Years US$ 106,085 3,887 View »
16-20 Years US$ 94,681 1,593 View »
12-16 Years US$ 89,081 1,826 View »
8-12 Years US$ 77,864 2,351 View »
4-8 Years US$ 66,471 2,465 View »
2-4 Years US$ 56,245 1,703 View »
1-2 Years US$ 50,678 1,053 View »
0-1 Year US$ 47,846 1,344 View »

 SURVEY BY AGES  UNITED STATES

salary entries
More US$ 98,035 27 View »
69-74 US$ 99,925 92 View »
63-68 US$ 104,047 334 View »
57-62 US$ 101,049 860 View »
51-56 US$ 98,848 1,413 View »
45-50 US$ 97,817 1,967 View »
39-44 US$ 91,197 1,840 View »
33-38 US$ 80,498 1,912 View »
27-32 US$ 66,236 2,034 View »
22-26 US$ 51,088 1,200 View »
16-21 US$ 42,394 413 View »
Less US$ 49,741 29 View »
N/A US$ 69,236 4,101

 SURVEY BY FIELDS  UNITED STATES

salary entries
Engineers & Technicians V Engineers & Technicians V US$ 119,840 245 View »
Management & Business Management & Business US$ 105,791 2,218 View »
Law Law US$ 93,706 378 View »
IT & Telecommunication II IT & Telecommunication II US$ 90,209 806 View »
Finance & Banking Finance & Banking US$ 88,801 771 View »
Engineers & Technicians IV Engineers & Technicians IV US$ 87,967 132 View »
IT & Telecommunication IT & Telecommunication US$ 85,725 1,155 View »
Properties & Real Estates Properties & Real Estates US$ 85,397 149 View »
Health Care & Medical II Health Care & Medical II US$ 81,500 641 View »
Engineers & Technicians Engineers & Technicians US$ 80,139 714 View »
Health Care & Medical Health Care & Medical US$ 79,312 786 View »
Marketing, Sales, Purchase Marketing, Sales, Purchase US$ 78,347 726 View »
Human Resources Human Resources US$ 77,195 682 View »
Architect Constructions Architect Constructions US$ 75,539 199 View »
Salesmen & Saleswomen Salesmen & Saleswomen US$ 75,278 393 View »
Military Military US$ 74,928 169 View »
Insurance Insurance US$ 74,679 348 View »
Construction & Labor Workers Construction & Labor Workers US$ 72,946 480 View »
Automobile Automobile US$ 70,766 155 View »
Security & Fireguard Security & Fireguard US$ 69,948 145 View »
Logistics, Road, Railway Logistics, Road, Railway US$ 68,784 267 View »
Public Sector Public Sector US$ 68,537 356 View »
Media Media US$ 64,087 184 View »
Education & University Education & University US$ 63,602 737 View »
Accounting & Administration Accounting & Administration US$ 62,399 1,263 View »
Manufacturing & Labor Workers Manufacturing & Labor Workers US$ 59,795 374 View »
Making Design Making Design US$ 57,573 175 View »
Organization & Coordination Organization & Coordination US$ 50,582 227 View »
Customer Services Customer Services US$ 46,702 433 View »
Restaurants, Inns, Pubs Restaurants, Inns, Pubs US$ 45,701 229 View »

 SURVEY BY CAREERS  UNITED STATES

salary entries
CEO US$ 155,621 137 View »
Director US$ 144,947 342 View »
General Manager US$ 124,543 161 View »
Other Engineer Career US$ 120,490 232 View »
Lawyer US$ 117,884 121 View »
CPA - Certified Public Accountant US$ 105,777 115 View »
Software Engineer US$ 104,130 174 View »
IT Manager US$ 103,337 232 View »
IT Project Manager US$ 98,846 135 View »
Manager US$ 98,168 391 View »
Operations Manager US$ 91,906 173 View »
Project Manager US$ 90,389 197 View »
Human Resources Manager US$ 89,156 325 View »
Other Management Career US$ 86,438 167 View »
Other Finance Career US$ 83,547 117 View »
Software Developer US$ 83,081 184 View »
Healthcare Management US$ 80,847 146 View »
Engineer US$ 78,566 175 View »
Financial Analyst US$ 78,326 143 View »
Other Human Resource Career US$ 77,292 126 View »
Salesmen or Saleswomen US$ 77,284 133 View »
Registered Nurse US$ 72,113 151 View »
Other Public Sector Career US$ 69,987 218 View »
Mechanical Engineer US$ 68,524 120 View »
Other Medical Career US$ 62,430 145 View »
Teacher US$ 58,661 122 View »
Accountant US$ 57,725 140 View »
Other Education Career US$ 55,162 131 View »
Other Service Career US$ 45,312 120 View »
Administrative Assistant US$ 36,857 122 View »

 SURVEY BY WORK  UNITED STATES

salary entries
Permanent US$ 79,857 14,104 View »
Contract US$ 78,424 785 View »
Self Employed US$ 97,414 731 View »
Part Time US$ 45,059 602 View »

 SURVEY BY CITIES  UNITED STATES

salary entries
San Francisco US$ 103,613 509 View »
New York City US$ 94,977 880 View »
Miami US$ 92,204 210 View »
Seattle US$ 92,047 383 View »
Washington DC US$ 90,011 501 View »
Boston US$ 89,447 462 View »
Houston US$ 89,115 529 View »
Los Angeles US$ 85,776 615 View »
Fort Worth US$ 85,754 84 View »
San Diego US$ 84,890 245 View »
Detroit US$ 84,401 331 View »
Chicago US$ 84,035 600 View »
Cincinnati US$ 83,108 161 View »
Newark US$ 82,808 141 View »
Raleigh US$ 81,854 133 View »
Atlanta US$ 81,772 452 View »
Dallas US$ 81,369 391 View »
Las Vegas US$ 80,798 123 View »
Austin US$ 80,397 167 View »
Sacramento US$ 78,690 149 View »
Philadelphia US$ 78,189 373 View »
Tampa US$ 78,158 215 View »
Denver US$ 78,142 298 View »
Charlotte US$ 77,276 203 View »
Fort Lauderdale US$ 76,987 123 View »
Minneapolis US$ 76,818 271 View »
Phoenix US$ 76,541 229 View »
Cleveland US$ 76,279 153 View »
Pittsburgh US$ 75,748 173 View »
Buffalo, United States US$ 73,903 88 View »
Baltimore US$ 73,733 208 View »
Orlando US$ 73,353 190 View »
Richmond US$ 72,735 108 View »
New Orleans US$ 72,153 86 View »
Kansas City US$ 71,973 183 View »
San Antonio US$ 71,460 135 View »
Portland, Oregon US$ 71,079 174 View »
Des Moines US$ 71,044 97 View »
Nashville US$ 69,907 123 View »
Milwaukee US$ 68,970 170 View »
St. Louis US$ 68,885 197 View »
Columbus US$ 68,837 164 View »
Oklahoma City US$ 68,067 104 View »
Albuquerque US$ 67,492 83 View »
Rochester US$ 67,333 98 View »
Salt Lake City US$ 66,620 247 View »
Indianapolis US$ 64,487 184 View »
Grand Rapids US$ 63,978 95 View »
Honolulu US$ 63,741 83 View »
Columbia, South Carolina US$ 61,150 80 View »

 SURVEY BY STATES  UNITED STATES

salary entries
New York State US$ 90,670 1,070 View »
District Of Columbia (DC) US$ 90,011 501 View »
California US$ 88,874 2,016 View »
Massachusetts US$ 87,976 495 View »
Rhode Island US$ 87,603 40 View »
Washington State US$ 86,826 501 View »
Illinois US$ 84,035 600 View »
New Jersey US$ 83,997 194 View »
Connecticut US$ 83,687 89 View »
Texas US$ 82,593 1,519 View »
Nevada US$ 82,523 150 View »
Georgia US$ 81,104 488 View »
Michigan US$ 79,847 426 View »
Florida US$ 79,181 798 View »
Minnesota US$ 78,035 321 View »
Colorado US$ 77,837 383 View »
Pennsylvania US$ 77,416 546 View »
Alaska US$ 77,317 60 View »
North Carolina US$ 77,251 458 View »
Arizona US$ 75,224 343 View »
Virginia US$ 74,990 218 View »
West Virginia US$ 74,990 40 View »
Alabama US$ 73,955 174 View »
Delaware US$ 73,768 38 View »
Maryland US$ 73,733 208 View »
Vermont US$ 73,620 23 View »
Ohio US$ 73,492 594 View »
Louisiana US$ 72,990 186 View »
Kansas US$ 72,504 62 View »
Wyoming US$ 72,434 16 View »
Oregon US$ 71,079 174 View »
Iowa US$ 71,044 97 View »
Missouri US$ 70,372 380 View »
Tennessee US$ 70,128 258 View »
N/A US$ 70,001 1,022
Wisconsin US$ 68,177 244 View »
Montana US$ 67,752 40 View »
New Mexico US$ 67,492 83 View »
New Hampshire US$ 66,815 37 View »
Utah US$ 66,620 247 View »
Oklahoma US$ 65,330 158 View »
Mississippi US$ 64,761 55 View »
Idaho US$ 64,643 71 View »
Nebraska US$ 64,060 83 View »
North Dakota US$ 63,992 56 View »
Hawaii US$ 63,741 83 View »
Indiana US$ 62,898 217 View »
Maine US$ 62,308 49 View »
Kentucky US$ 61,559 129 View »
Arkansas US$ 61,368 75 View »
South Carolina US$ 61,150 80 View »
South Dakota US$ 51,542 27 View »

 SURVEY BY COUNTRIES ( ALL CAREERS )

salary entries
Australia Australia AU$ 94,686 2,225 View »
United Kingdom United Kingdom GBP 47,690 2,902 View »
Canada Canada CA$ 75,039 3,949 View »
Mexico Mexico MXN 707,098 266 View »
China China CNY 283,248 1,776 View »
Russia Russia RUB 1,550,813 778 View »
India India INR 1,080,652 5,070 View »