10 Best Paying Cities for Tech Jobs

In today’s time, technology has become advanced and a lot many technical jobs are coming up in recent times. People blindly follow the crowd and go for a job without knowing how much does it pay.

Here are the 10 cities that pay better than others in the technical field.

London

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London is a best paying city in technical line. The large IT employers are Logica, Laird and BAE Systems. The salary of managerial posts starts from $107,000 to $131,000. The non managerial posts' salary ranges from $69,200 to $86,800 for Software Developer, System Administrator, Help Desk Specialist, IT Consultant etc.

San Francisco

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San Francisco pays best to its employees in terms of technical jobs. The large IT employers are Google, Apple, Intel. The salary for managerial posts begins from $102,000 to $126,000 for IT Architect, Software Development Manager and IT Project Manager. The non managerial posts salary ranges from $72,100 to $92,700.

New York

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New York also pays well in the field of technical jobs. The large IT employers are Verizon, Time Warner and Siemens. The salary for managerial posts ranges from $97,500 to $122,000. The non manager posts salary ranges from $62,400 to $85,300 for Database Administrator, Network Administrator, Software Test Engineer etc.

Seattle

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Seattle is paying best for technical jobs to its employees. The large IT employers are Microsoft, Amazon.com and Real Networks. The salary for managerial posts commences from $84,200 to $114,000 for IT Project Manager, Software Development Manager and IT Architect. The non managerial posts salary ranges from $60,300 to $83,200.  

Chicago

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Chicago also pays a decent in terms of technical job. The large IT employers are Motorola, Boeing and BearingPoint. The salary for managerial posts ranges from $89,000 to $114,000. The non manager posts salary ranges from $59,400 to $82,300 for Help Desk Specialist, System Administrator, IT Consultant, Database Administrator, Software Developer etc.

Austin, Texas

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Austin in Texas is known to pay best for technical jobs. The large IT employers are Dell and Freescale Semiconductor. The salary of managerial posts starts from $84,900 to $114,000 for IT Project Manager, IT Architect and Software Development Manager. The salary of non managerial posts ranges from $61,500 to $82,500 for IT Consultant etc.  

Sydney

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Sydney is another city which pays best in terms of technical jobs. The large IT employers are Brambles, Accenture and Optus. The salary for managerial posts begins from $82,800 to $111,000. The salary for non manager posts ranges from $51,900 to $77,200  for Help Desk Specialist, Network Administrator, Software Developer, Database Administrator etc.

Toronto

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Toronto is the best paying city in technical job. The large IT employers are Nortel Networks, Rogers Communications and Celestica. The salary for managerial posts ranges from $59,100 to $73,400 for IT Project Manager, IT Architect and Software Development Manager. The salary of non managerial posts ranges from $31,700 to $50,400.

Singapore

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Singapore is also among the best paying city in the technical line. The large IT employers are Flextronics, WBL Corp. and Singapore Telecommunications. The salary for managerial posts commences from $43,100 to $55,200 for IT Architect, Software Development Manager and IT Project Manager. The salary for non managerial posts ranges from  $19,900 to $34,300.

Bangalore

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Bangalore is also another best paying city in terms of technical jobs. The large IT employers are Wipro, Infosys and Mphasis. The salary for managerial posts ranges from $24,400 to $46,800. The salary for non managerial posts ranges from $10,700 to $20,300 for Help Desk Specialist, Database Administrator, IT Consultant etc.

The cities listed above are the best paying cities for technical jobs around the world. So, if you are not getting any good opportunity or pay in your own city you can switch over to these cities and try your luck. It might work out in your favour.
 

ByShraddha Madhwani

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