Cities with the highest average salaries in the world, 2019 | CEOWORLD magazine

As it turns out, cities in Switzerland and the United States offer the highest salaries in the world, that’s according to a new “global city salary ranking 2019” from the CEOWORLD magazine. Published Today, the report analyzed the quality of living and salaries for residents in 300 cities around the world. (The survey calculated salaries “net of taxes,” or after taxes.)

San Francisco topped the index, with residents bringing in an average of $6,580 a month, the Golden Gate City has the highest salaries in the world for 2019.

San Jose, ranks second in monthly salaries, according to the analysis, in 2019, the average monthly salary after taxes for citizens of the city of San Jose was $6,457. San Jose was followed by 4 Swiss cities Zurich (No. 3), Bern (No.4), and Geneva (No. 5), and Basel (No. 5).

Cities with the highest average salaries in the world, 2019

Rank City Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax)
1 San Francisco, CA, United States 6580.25
2 San Jose, CA, United States 6457.25
3 Zurich, Switzerland 5909.42
4 Bern, Switzerland 5285.11
5 Geneva, Switzerland 5267.25
6 Basel, Switzerland 5211.49
7 Washington, DC, United States 5118.12
8 Seattle, WA, United States 4973.99
9 Lausanne, Switzerland 4942.65
10 Dallas, TX, United States 4826.59
11 Raleigh, NC, United States 4789.43
12 New York, NY, United States 4646.67
13 Boston, MA, United States 4525.56
14 San Diego, CA, United States 4352.96
15 Austin, TX, United States 4250.42
16 Los Angeles, CA, United States 4235.28
17 Atlanta, GA, United States 4198.52
18 Chicago, IL, United States 4061.05
19 Charlotte, NC, United States 4022.14
20 Anchorage, AK, United States 4021.56
21 Houston, TX, United States 3856.95
22 Nashville, TN, United States 3784.06
23 Aalborg, Denmark 3783.63
24 Portland, OR, United States 3783.3
25 Newcastle, Australia 3725.8
26 Sacramento, CA, United States 3676.18
27 Denver, CO, United States 3602.66
28 Minneapolis, MN, United States 3591.29
29 Luxembourg, Luxembourg 3581.7
30 Sydney, Australia 3580.69
31 Honolulu, HI, United States 3572.13
32 Canberra, Australia 3525.06
33 Stavanger, Norway 3461.41
34 Baltimore, MD, United States 3413.36
35 Bergen, Norway 3371.68
36 Las Vegas, NV, United States 3316.91
37 Phoenix, AZ, United States 3302.06
38 Brooklyn, NY, United States 3302.02
39 Reykjavik, Iceland 3282.08
40 Trondheim, Norway 3258.98
41 Calgary, Canada 3258.73
42 Salt Lake City, UT, United States 3256.62
43 Arhus, Denmark 3255.92
44 Oslo, Norway 3246.09
45 Copenhagen, Denmark 3225.4
46 Madison, WI, United States 3224.19
47 Brisbane, Australia 3209.39
48 Columbus, OH, United States 3187.35
49 San Antonio, TX, United States 3144.47
50 Melbourne, Australia 3130.78
51 Tampa, FL, United States 3098.24
52 Philadelphia, PA, United States 3081.88
53 Saint Louis, MO, United States 3067.44
54 Kansas City, MO, United States 3034.81
55 Ottawa, Canada 3025.55
56 Perth, Australia 3004.09
57 Reading, United Kingdom 2996.43
58 Pittsburgh, PA, United States 2985.55
59 Doha, Qatar 2981.66
60 Reno, NV, United States 2952.17
61 Eindhoven, Netherlands 2951.21
62 London, United Kingdom 2927.78
63 Miami, FL, United States 2921.6
64 Singapore, Singapore 2899.28
65 Dubai, United Arab Emirates 2888.52
66 Wellington, New Zealand 2878.2
67 Tokyo, Japan 2868.51
68 Adelaide, Australia 2830.88
69 Hamburg, Germany 2825.01
70 Edmonton, Canada 2816.91
71 Dublin, Ireland 2807.83
72 Karlsruhe, Germany 2800.88
73 Amsterdam, Netherlands 2775.84
74 Frankfurt, Germany 2768.92
75 Munich, Germany 2757.26
76 Little Rock, AR, United States 2744.22
77 Memphis, TN, United States 2731.79
78 Gold Coast, Australia 2711.8
79 Orlando, FL, United States 2710.15
80 Vancouver, Canada 2704.53
81 Albany, NY, United States 2692.06
82 Stuttgart, Germany 2683.56
83 Helsinki, Finland 2674.52
84 Buffalo, NY, United States 2667.81
85 Stockholm, Sweden 2665.67
86 Derby, United Kingdom 2654.87
87 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 2652.89
88 Dusseldorf, Germany 2637.58
89 Hanover, Germany 2633.61
90 Indianapolis, IN, United States 2605.79
91 Cologne, Germany 2605.07
92 Aberdeen, United Kingdom 2603.03
93 Toronto, Canada 2601.52
94 Rotterdam, Netherlands 2587.41
95 Bristol, United Kingdom 2581.78
96 Paris, France 2572.66
97 Tampere, Finland 2552.25
98 Louisville, KY, United States 2536.63
99 Auckland, New Zealand 2533.15
100 Tucson, AZ, United States 2530.32
101 Brussels, Belgium 2497.6
102 Cork, Ireland 2478.73
103 Aachen, Germany 2464.01
104 The Hague (Den Haag), Netherlands 2463.26
105 Boise, ID, United States 2463.13
106 Edinburgh, United Kingdom 2454.13
107 Leeds, United Kingdom 2443.29
108 Mannheim, Germany 2441.48
109 Milwaukee, WI, United States 2441.28
110 Berlin, Germany 2438.73
111 Hong Kong, Hong Kong 2433.67
112 Gothenburg, Sweden 2421.07
113 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel 2420.72
114 Cambridge, United Kingdom 2404.28
115 Christchurch, New Zealand 2402.47
116 Kelowna, Canada 2401.5
117 Hamilton, Canada 2397.79
118 Utrecht, Netherlands 2388.5
119 Toulouse, France 2373.64
120 Seoul, South Korea 2364.84
121 Victoria, Canada 2350.48
122 Dresden, Germany 2339.59
123 Montreal, Canada 2324.45
124 Uppsala, Sweden 2316.2
125 Galway, Ireland 2309.4
126 Cardiff, United Kingdom 2302.16
127 Saskatoon, Canada 2288.87
128 Oxford, United Kingdom 2288.79
129 Bonn, Germany 2286.56
130 Malmo, Sweden 2253.8
131 Liverpool, United Kingdom 2246.95
132 Manchester, United Kingdom 2232.8
133 London, Canada 2212.86
134 Vienna, Austria 2207.66
135 Leicester, United Kingdom 2199.48
136 Glasgow, United Kingdom 2180.96
137 Nuremberg, Germany 2179.42
138 Linz, Austria 2177.25
139 Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom 2152.96
140 Antwerp, Belgium 2149.14
141 Birmingham, United Kingdom 2147.05
142 Lyon, France 2141.11
143 Brighton, United Kingdom 2139.34
144 Groningen, Netherlands 2134.12
145 Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia 2120.46
146 Winnipeg, Canada 2102.89
147 Sheffield, United Kingdom 2095.19
148 San Juan, Puerto Rico 2094.79
149 Halifax, Canada 2089.51
150 Bremen, Germany 2077.8
151 Jerusalem, Israel 2072.47
152 Haifa, Israel 2051.31
153 Dundee, United Kingdom 2049.98
154 Delft, Netherlands 1979.95
155 Belfast, United Kingdom 1969.55
156 Gent, Belgium 1967.72
157 Ad Dammam, Saudi Arabia 1791.76
158 Sharjah, United Arab Emirates 1781.19
159 Madrid, Spain 1781.11
160 Kuwait City, Kuwait 1775.22
161 Kingston upon Hull, United Kingdom 1716.86
162 Milan, Italy 1709.86
163 Limassol, Cyprus 1675.52
164 Genoa, Italy 1648.31
165 Barcelona, Spain 1605.41
166 Taipei, Taiwan 1592.76
167 Leipzig, Germany 1576.53
168 Turin, Italy 1572.18
169 Florence, Italy 1557.2
170 Rome, Italy 1527.38
171 Bologna, Italy 1523.76
172 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 1498.9
173 Valencia, Spain 1473.78
174 Palma de Mallorca, Spain 1465.49
175 Muscat, Oman 1442.12
176 Sliema, Malta 1440.72
177 Jeddah (Jiddah), Saudi Arabia 1428.88
178 Seville (Sevilla), Spain 1387.68
179 Alicante, Spain 1343.65
180 Palermo, Italy 1327.82
181 Malaga, Spain 1306.02
182 Cape Town, South Africa 1279.23
183 Ajman, United Arab Emirates 1255.37
184 Tallinn, Estonia 1250.93
185 Prague, Czech Republic 1248.5
186 Ljubljana, Slovenia 1238.52
187 Naples, Italy 1218.45
188 Johannesburg, South Africa 1212.78
189 Manama, Bahrain 1207.49
190 Catania, Italy 1201.59
191 Shanghai, China 1190.11
192 Pretoria, South Africa 1189.63
193 Nicosia, Cyprus 1176.74
194 Beijing, China 1174.06
195 Shenzhen, China 1162.06
196 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain 1157.69
197 Bratislava, Slovakia 1129.21
198 Tartu, Estonia 1124.47
199 Brno, Czech Republic 1079.12
200 Warsaw, Poland 1075.98
201 Moscow, Russia 1038.66
202 Gurgaon, India 1025.08
203 Durban, South Africa 1011.62
204 Beirut, Lebanon 1011.36
205 Lisbon, Portugal 1008.21
206 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 999.9
207 Zagreb, Croatia 982.12
208 Olomouc, Czech Republic 956.67
209 Guangzhou, China 951.81
210 Coimbra, Portugal 943.7
211 Krakow (Cracow), Poland 927.79
212 Penang, Malaysia 921.82
213 Ostrava, Czech Republic 913.14
214 Vilnius, Lithuania 907.39
215 Wroclaw, Poland 900.8
216 Gdansk, Poland 900.63
217 San Jose, Costa Rica 893.91
218 Porto, Portugal 877.03
219 Riga, Latvia 869.41
220 Port Elizabeth, South Africa 868.57
221 Athens, Greece 845.84
222 Heraklion, Greece 836.55
223 Katowice, Poland 835.78
224 Navi Mumbai, India 832.32
225 Budapest, Hungary 825.73
226 Poznan, Poland 822.35
227 Santiago, Chile 814.59
228 Panama City, Panama 805.97
229 Kosice, Slovakia 792.67
230 Brasilia, Brazil 779.23
231 Kaunas, Lithuania 777.27
232 Bangalore, India 767.26
233 Sofia, Bulgaria 761.63
234 Rijeka, Croatia 760.24
235 Klaipeda, Lithuania 758.47
236 Bangkok, Thailand 758.29
237 Thessaloniki, Greece 751.3
238 Split, Croatia 733.6
239 Patras, Greece 725.45
240 Lodz, Poland 720.75
241 Montevideo, Uruguay 717.68
242 Monterrey, Mexico 710.29
243 Bucharest, Romania 704.18
244 Cluj-Napoca, Romania 688.66
245 Szczecin, Poland 678.99
246 Saint Petersburg, Russia 677.29
247 Osijek, Croatia 665.82
248 Mexico City, Mexico 637.47
249 Brasov, Romania 634.77
250 Quito, Ecuador 633.04
251 Noida, India 629.32
252 Irbil, Iraq 627.78
253 Debrecen, Hungary 604.69
254 Queretaro, Mexico 603.62
255 Santa Cruz, Bolivia 600.38
256 Amman, Jordan 596.16
257 Pune, India 594.78
258 Mumbai, India 592.27
259 Guatemala City, Guatemala 591.88
260 Iasi, Romania 579.94
261 Thane, India 578.83
262 Sao Paulo, Brazil 568.46
263 Timisoara, Romania 555.01
264 Szeged, Hungary 549.55
265 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 539.69
266 Buenos Aires, Argentina 538.41
267 Yekaterinburg, Russia 534.55
268 Baghdad, Iraq 533.56
269 Plovdiv, Bulgaria 523.88
270 Arad, Romania 522.76
271 Rabat, Morocco 522.64
272 Podgorica, Montenegro 521.24
273 Ploiesti, Romania 520.98
274 Chiang Mai, Thailand 520.88
275 Guayaquil, Ecuador 520.71
276 Varna, Bulgaria 514.59
277 Pristina, Kosovo (Disputed Territory) 512.49
278 Delhi, India 509.38
279 Constanta, Romania 507.45
280 Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegovina 505.79
281 Craiova, Romania 502.26
282 Guadalajara, Mexico 500.85
283 Nizhny Novgorod, Russia 484.59
284 Campinas, Brazil 481.3
285 Banja Luka, Bosnia And Herzegovina 479.38
286 Oradea, Romania 477.56
287 Minsk, Belarus 475.37
288 Jaipur, India 474.56
289 Krasnoyarsk, Russia 473.58
290 Hyderabad, India 472.73
291 Lima, Peru 472.71
292 Manila, Philippines 469.78
293 Tomsk, Russia 465.95
294 Cuenca, Ecuador 465.56
295 Chennai, India 464.45
296 Harare, Zimbabwe 462.5
297 Novosibirsk, Russia 457.96
298 Vadodara, India 456.76
299 Kiev, Ukraine 455.5
300 Kazan, Russia 454.31

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