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Best states for a Building Engineer

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Job opportunities vary from state to state, and Installation, Maintenance and Repair careers are no different.

Because we know how difficult it can be to know which states are the best when it comes to Building Engineer jobs, we decided to crunch some numbers to bring you the best states for Building Engineers.

Our research found that District of Columbia is the best state for Building Engineers, while District of Columbia and California are ranked highest in terms of median salary.

District of Columbia has a median salary of $109,483 and District of Columbia has the highest median salary among all 50 states for Building Engineers.

The median salary for Building Engineers in District of Columbia is $109,483.

Compare that to the median salary in Mississippi of $66,399, which ranked worst for Building Engineers, and you can see how your location is important for your career.

The bottom 10% level pay for Building Engineers is $64,000.

The median pay hovers around $85,927.

The 10 Best States in America For Building Engineers in 2019

  1. District of Columbia
  2. California
  3. Connecticut
  4. Alaska
  5. Massachusetts
  6. Washington
  7. Nevada
  8. Minnesota
  9. New Hampshire
  10. Virginia
  • (206 jobs)
  • (2,496 jobs)
  • (174 jobs)
  • (20 jobs)
  • (490 jobs)
  • (464 jobs)
  • (81 jobs)
  • (278 jobs)
  • (127 jobs)
  • (860 jobs)

In order to help Building Engineers decide where to work, we compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across the metrics mentioned above.

Our data set includes average annual wages, entry and senior wages, and the number of available jobs per capita.

We also have the current list of job openings for Building Engineers available below.

Below is the list of the best states for Building Engineers.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Building Engineers in 2019

1. District of Columbia

Total Building Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
206 $109,483 $83,000 $142,000 2.01
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Building Engineer Jobs in District of Columbia

2. California

Total Building Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,496 $108,155 $81,000 $142,000 1.48
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Building Engineer Jobs in California

3. Connecticut

Total Building Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
174 $100,000 $76,000 $130,000 1.05
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Building Engineer Jobs in Connecticut

4. Alaska

Total Building Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
20 $105,063 $80,000 $137,000 0.84
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Building Engineer Jobs in Alaska

5. Massachusetts

Total Building Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
490 $97,647 $74,000 $127,000 1.12
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Building Engineer Jobs in Massachusetts

6. Washington

Total Building Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
464 $94,152 $72,000 $121,000 1.22
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Building Engineer Jobs in Washington

7. Nevada

Total Building Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
81 $93,197 $71,000 $121,000 0.87
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Building Engineer Jobs in Nevada

8. Minnesota

Total Building Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
278 $93,258 $71,000 $121,000 0.94
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Building Engineer Jobs in Minnesota

9. New Hampshire

Total Building Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
127 $88,320 $67,000 $115,000 1.56
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Building Engineer Jobs in New Hampshire

10. Virginia

Total Building Engineer Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
860 $90,000 $69,000 $117,000 1.65
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Building Engineer Jobs in Virginia

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a Building Engineer

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

Detailed list of the best states for a Building Engineer

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