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Average Salary in New York

$26,870 - $32,902
14% of jobs
$37,880 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$32,903 - $38,935
16% of jobs
$38,936 - $44,968
13% of jobs
$44,969 - $51,000
11% of jobs
The average salary is $51,590 a year
$51,001 - $57,033
9% of jobs
$57,034 - $63,066
8% of jobs
$65,299 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$63,067 - $69,099
6% of jobs
$69,100 - $75,132
5% of jobs
$79,680 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$75,133 - $81,164
5% of jobs
$81,165 - $87,197
4% of jobs
$87,198 - $93,231
4% of jobs
New York
$26,870 $51,590 /year $93,231
$25 /hour
$2,239 - $2,742
14% of jobs
$3,156 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$2,742 - $3,245
16% of jobs
$3,245 - $3,747
13% of jobs
$3,747 - $4,250
11% of jobs
The average salary is $4,299 a month
$4,250 - $4,753
9% of jobs
$4,753 - $5,256
8% of jobs
$5,441 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$5,256 - $5,758
6% of jobs
$5,758 - $6,261
5% of jobs
$6,640 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$6,261 - $6,764
5% of jobs
$6,764 - $7,266
4% of jobs
$7,266 - $7,769
4% of jobs
New York
$2,239 $4,299 /month $7,769
$25 /hour
$517 - $633
14% of jobs
$728 is the 25th percentile. Wages below this are outliers.
$633 - $749
16% of jobs
$749 - $865
13% of jobs
$865 - $981
11% of jobs
The average wage is $992 a week
$981 - $1,097
9% of jobs
$1,097 - $1,213
8% of jobs
$1,255 is the 75th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$1,213 - $1,329
6% of jobs
$1,329 - $1,445
5% of jobs
$1,532 is the 90th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$1,445 - $1,561
5% of jobs
$1,561 - $1,677
4% of jobs
$1,677 - $1,793
4% of jobs
New York
$517 $992 /week $1,793
$25 /hour
$12.92 - $15.82
14% of jobs
$18.21 is the 25th percentile. Wages below this are outliers.
$15.82 - $18.72
16% of jobs
$18.72 - $21.62
13% of jobs
$21.62 - $24.52
11% of jobs
The average wage is $24.80 an hour
$24.52 - $27.42
9% of jobs
$27.42 - $30.32
8% of jobs
$31.39 is the 75th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$30.32 - $33.22
6% of jobs
$33.22 - $36.12
5% of jobs
$38.31 is the 90th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$36.12 - $39.02
5% of jobs
$39.02 - $41.92
4% of jobs
$41.92 - $44.82
4% of jobs
New York
$12.92 $25 /hour $44.82
Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $79,680 $6,640 $1,532 $38
75th Percentile $65,299 $5,441 $1,255 $31
Average $51,590 $4,299 $992 $25
25th Percentile $37,880 $3,156 $728 $18
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What is the average salary in New York?

New York ranks number 41 out of 50 states for salaries on ZipRecruiter.

As of Jan 23, the average annual salary in New York is $51,590. Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $24.80 an hour. This is equivalent of $992 a week or $4,299 a month. Most salaries in New York range between $36,572 (25th percentile) to $64,135 (75th percentile) annually.

Of course, salaries will vary depending on yor occupation, experience, and many other factors. Some of the top paying kinds of jobs in New York are General Anesthesiologist, Cardiac Anesthesiologist, and Intensivist. You may also find that pay is better in some areas of the state. Sleepy Hollow is the city with the highest average salary on ZipRecruiter.

To estimate the most accurate salary range for jobs in New York, we continuously scan out database of millions of active jobs in our marketplace.

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Which cities in New York have the highest average salary?

Of the cities in New York with the highest average salaries, all 10 have salaries over the state average salary of $51,590. This means that there are plenty of opportunities to improve your pay by relocating within the state.

Keep in mind that cost of living may be higher in these cities. The cities in New York with the highest average salary are Sleepy Hollow with an average annual salary of $82,476 and Walton with an average annual salary of $76,811.
CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Sleepy Hollow$82,476$6,873$1,586$39.65
Walton$76,811$6,400$1,477$36.93
Armonk$76,607$6,383$1,473$36.83
Cooperstown$75,694$6,307$1,455$36.39
Tarrytown$75,100$6,258$1,444$36.11
Albany$68,379$5,698$1,314$32.87
Valhalla$68,255$5,687$1,312$32.81
Harrison$67,215$5,601$1,292$32.31
Mineola$66,005$5,500$1,269$31.73
Melville$65,363$5,446$1,256$31.42

Which jobs have the highest salaries in New York?

We found at least 10 types of jobs in New York that pay more than the state average of $51,590 per year. The top examples of these jobs are General Anesthesiologist, Cardiac Anesthesiologist, and Intensivist.
Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
General Anesthesiologist$427,736$35,644$8,225$205.64
Cardiac Anesthesiologist$389,443$32,453$7,489$187.23
Intensivist$386,806$32,233$7,438$185.96
Neuroradiologist$376,708$31,392$7,244$181.11
Interventional PAIN Physician$374,339$31,194$7,198$179.97
Interventional Cardiologist$367,175$30,597$7,061$176.53
Hematologist Oncologist$358,530$29,877$6,894$172.37
Diagnostic Radiologist$358,093$29,841$6,886$172.16
Pain Management Physician$357,643$29,803$6,877$171.94
Pediatric Anesthesiologist$357,289$29,774$6,870$171.77

What do the most popular jobs in New York pay?

Of the jobs in New York with the most active job markets, we found at least 9 roles that pay more per year than the average salary in the state. The top examples of these jobs are Mayor, Architect, and Real Estate Agent.

These popular jobs are paid between 12766(28.2%) and 12766(28.2%) more than the state average salary of $51,590.

The active job market and competitive salaries for these roles make them great career choices in New York.
Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Mayor$83,360$6,946$1,603$40.08
Architect$82,133$6,844$1,579$39.49
Real Estate Agent$98,644$8,220$1,897$47.43
Stock Broker$177,788$14,815$3,419$85.48
EKG Technician$53,255$4,437$1,024$25.60
Game Designer$106,021$8,835$2,038$50.97
Snow Plow Driver$55,034$4,586$1,058$26.46
High End Nanny$63,159$5,263$1,214$30.37
Confidential Informant$83,262$6,938$1,601$40.03
Target Team Member$38,824$3,235$746$18.67
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