Highest paying jobs in Harrisonburg for high school graduates

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July 20, 2022
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Highest paying jobs in Harrisonburg for high school graduates

The average college graduate in 2020 earned $1,305 a week, while the average high school graduate takes home just $781, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Of course, college isn’t for everyone. There are many reasons high-school graduates may choose to not continue on to college, not the least of which being cost. Average tuition costs continue to rise each year, the exception being the 2020-2021 school year, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Average tuition at a public, in-state university coming in at $9,687; tuition for out-of-state students at public schools, and for everyone at private universities, is significantly higher at $21,874 and $35,087, respectively.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest paying jobs for high school graduates in Harrisonburg, VA using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Jobs are ranked by 2021 annual mean wage.

Keep reading to see which jobs in your city pay the most for high school graduates.

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#50. Farm equipment mechanics and service technicians

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $41,190
- #196 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $45,350
- Employment: 35,720
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($61,910)
--- Bellingham, WA ($61,210)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($60,760)
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#49. First-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $42,060
- #239 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

National
- Annual mean salary: $45,500
- Employment: 141,260
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($60,770)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($60,250)
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($59,160)
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#48. Community health workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $42,190
- #192 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 30

National
- Annual mean salary: $46,000
- Employment: 58,670
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($66,110)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($65,530)
--- Bend-Redmond, OR ($61,820)
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#46 (tie). Eligibility interviewers, government programs

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $42,210
- #237 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 50

National
- Annual mean salary: $47,990
- Employment: 138,820
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($75,570)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($67,900)
--- New Haven, CT ($63,790)
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#46 (tie). Production, planning, and expediting clerks

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $42,210
- #482 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 240

National
- Annual mean salary: $52,000
- Employment: 362,090
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Idaho Falls, ID ($74,970)
--- Norwich-New London-Westerly, CT-RI ($71,160)
--- West North Dakota nonmetropolitan area ($67,770)

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#45. Loan interviewers and clerks

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $42,420
- #208 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 70

National
- Annual mean salary: $42,780
- Employment: 204,100
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Salinas, CA ($59,060)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($58,140)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($56,710)
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#44. Maintenance and repair workers, general

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $42,620
- #238 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 640

National
- Annual mean salary: $43,790
- Employment: 1,357,630
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($60,230)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($59,870)
--- Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI ($56,650)
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#43. Water and wastewater treatment plant and system operators

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $43,240
- #365 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 100

National
- Annual mean salary: $51,890
- Employment: 119,380
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($93,980)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($92,370)
--- Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV ($87,990)
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#42. Payroll and timekeeping clerks

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $43,440
- #301 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $48,290
- Employment: 133,870
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($66,600)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($66,240)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($60,930)
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#41. Structural iron and steel workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $43,990
- #171 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $58,650
- Employment: 71,490
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($95,020)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($88,250)
--- Western Washington nonmetropolitan area ($84,570)

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#40. Inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $44,180
- #207 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 220

National
- Annual mean salary: $44,580
- Employment: 549,200
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- West North Dakota nonmetropolitan area ($88,150)
--- Alaska nonmetropolitan area ($80,420)
--- Odessa, TX ($70,950)
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#39. Sheet metal workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $44,870
- #274 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 140

National
- Annual mean salary: $55,320
- Employment: 128,220
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fairbanks, AK ($101,150)
--- Kennewick-Richland, WA ($94,930)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($93,840)
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#38. Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $45,070
- #10 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 760

National
- Annual mean salary: $35,220
- Employment: 370,910
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Battle Creek, MI ($60,150)
--- Western Wyoming nonmetropolitan area ($54,930)
--- Albany, GA ($53,570)
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#36 (tie). Telecommunications line installers and repairers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $45,090
- #324 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $61,860
- Employment: 122,480
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($90,680)
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($90,370)
--- Salinas, CA ($88,050)
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#36 (tie). Machinists

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $45,090
- #314 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 60

National
- Annual mean salary: $47,800
- Employment: 360,340
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Alaska nonmetropolitan area ($76,230)
--- Urban Honolulu, HI ($71,070)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($69,300)

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#35. First-line supervisors of retail sales workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $45,120
- #214 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 590

National
- Annual mean salary: $47,300
- Employment: 1,063,110
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($57,830)
--- Boulder, CO ($56,520)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($55,930)
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#34. Dispatchers, except police, fire, and ambulance

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $45,840
- #159 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

National
- Annual mean salary: $44,860
- Employment: 188,450
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Alaska nonmetropolitan area ($64,510)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($64,140)
--- Decatur, IL ($60,740)
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#33. Operating engineers and other construction equipment operators

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $45,880
- #340 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 180

National
- Annual mean salary: $55,280
- Employment: 402,870
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($92,910)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($91,860)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($91,120)
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#32. Brickmasons and blockmasons

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $46,280
- #182 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $58,420
- Employment: 59,940
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH ($95,980)
--- Decatur, IL ($92,670)
--- Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ ($89,340)
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#31. Automotive body and related repairers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $47,880
- #220 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 80

National
- Annual mean salary: $49,430
- Employment: 137,120
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Ann Arbor, MI ($71,350)
--- Ames, IA ($68,340)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($68,060)

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#30. Carpenters

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $48,130
- #226 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 360

National
- Annual mean salary: $54,200
- Employment: 699,300
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Urban Honolulu, HI ($81,730)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($78,680)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($78,280)
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#29. Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $48,350
- #158 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 220

National
- Annual mean salary: $46,690
- Employment: 397,550
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fairbanks, AK ($72,500)
--- Anchorage, AK ($71,840)
--- West North Dakota nonmetropolitan area ($71,250)
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#28. Separating, filtering, clarifying, precipitating, and still machine setters, operators, and tenders

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $48,420
- #62 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $46,850
- Employment: 47,930
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Anchorage, AK ($92,800)
--- Western Wyoming nonmetropolitan area ($83,130)
--- Napa, CA ($68,470)
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#27. Bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $49,350
- #251 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 210

National
- Annual mean salary: $52,090
- Employment: 253,010
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($75,900)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($73,400)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($70,480)
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#26. Electricians

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $51,010
- #376 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 280

National
- Annual mean salary: $61,550
- Employment: 656,510
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($93,900)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($91,090)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($86,600)

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#25. Construction and building inspectors

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $51,100
- #369 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $66,470
- Employment: 113,770
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- New Haven, CT ($121,510)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($107,330)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($106,190)
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#24. Postal service clerks

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $51,720
- #291 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $51,200
- Employment: 86,950
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Houma-Thibodaux, LA ($59,410)
--- Florence, SC ($59,360)
--- Monroe, MI ($59,320)
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#23. Mobile heavy equipment mechanics, except engines

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $52,800
- #274 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $57,000
- Employment: 147,680
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fairbanks, AK ($86,740)
--- Urban Honolulu, HI ($82,520)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($79,470)
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#22. Plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $52,980
- #286 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 270

National
- Annual mean salary: $61,100
- Employment: 417,440
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($94,580)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($89,500)
--- Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI ($89,190)
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#21. First-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $53,080
- #130 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $54,040
- Employment: 103,730
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Madera, CA ($76,040)
--- Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT ($74,800)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($73,360)

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#20. Postal service mail carriers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $53,630
- #265 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 130

National
- Annual mean salary: $53,180
- Employment: 333,570
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Modesto, CA ($57,160)
--- Bismarck, ND ($57,090)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($56,820)
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#19. Executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $53,750
- #364 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

National
- Annual mean salary: $65,230
- Employment: 503,390
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($94,590)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($87,760)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($87,420)
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#18. Industrial machinery mechanics

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $55,530
- #303 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 370

National
- Annual mean salary: $57,350
- Employment: 385,980
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Fairbanks, AK ($85,900)
--- Lake Charles, LA ($85,360)
--- Anchorage, AK ($82,890)
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#17. First-line supervisors of office and administrative support workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $56,300
- #280 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 730

National
- Annual mean salary: $62,010
- Employment: 1,427,260
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($82,050)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($79,520)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($78,430)
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#16. Real estate sales agents

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $57,300
- #156 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 90

National
- Annual mean salary: $62,990
- Employment: 168,740
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Midland, TX ($100,060)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($99,880)
--- Worcester, MA-CT ($93,400)

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#15. First-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $57,560
- #64 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 30

National
- Annual mean salary: $54,420
- Employment: 22,640
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area ($85,480)
--- Northwestern Idaho nonmetropolitan area ($77,330)
--- Longview, WA ($74,500)
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#14. Chefs and head cooks

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $58,410
- #86 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $58,740
- Employment: 101,490
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Leominster-Gardner, MA ($81,020)
--- Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area ($79,820)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($79,600)
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#13. Occupational health and safety technicians

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $60,030
- #58 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 30

National
- Annual mean salary: $57,870
- Employment: 20,950
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Evansville, IN-KY ($77,880)
--- Anchorage, AK ($77,690)
--- Oklahoma City, OK ($77,100)
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#12. First-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $64,660
- #363 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 400

National
- Annual mean salary: $72,990
- Employment: 614,080
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($112,020)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($103,820)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($101,210)
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#11. Sales representatives of services, except advertising, insurance, financial services, and travel

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $65,080
- #162 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 280

National
- Annual mean salary: $70,490
- Employment: 977,070
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($103,810)
--- Boulder, CO ($101,630)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($97,360)

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#10. Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $65,680
- #293 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 410

National
- Annual mean salary: $73,500
- Employment: 1,278,670
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($102,280)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($92,660)
--- Napa, CA ($92,620)
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#9. Insurance sales agents

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $66,030
- #154 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 120

National
- Annual mean salary: $69,100
- Employment: 409,950
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($104,230)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($103,470)
--- Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA ($95,620)
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#8. Food service managers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $66,130
- #88 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 80

National
- Annual mean salary: $61,000
- Employment: 197,010
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Trenton, NJ ($91,320)
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($89,860)
--- Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI ($87,750)
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#7. First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers, and repairers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $66,640
- #354 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 350

National
- Annual mean salary: $73,100
- Employment: 475,000
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Bremerton-Silverdale, WA ($93,830)
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($93,030)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($92,870)
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#6. First-line supervisors of production and operating workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $68,690
- #133 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 450

National
- Annual mean salary: $66,800
- Employment: 599,900
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Baton Rouge, LA ($98,170)
--- Lake Charles, LA ($97,910)
--- West North Dakota nonmetropolitan area ($96,900)

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#5. Detectives and criminal investigators

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $74,640
- #206 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 30

National
- Annual mean salary: $89,300
- Employment: 105,980
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($132,210)
--- Anchorage, AK ($127,070)
--- Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV ($123,460)
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#4. Property, real estate, and community association managers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $77,170
- #62 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 40

National
- Annual mean salary: $73,210
- Employment: 219,800
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA ($109,540)
--- Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO ($106,420)
--- Piedmont North Carolina nonmetropolitan area ($105,220)
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#3. First-line supervisors of police and detectives

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $78,740
- #285 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 30

National
- Annual mean salary: $97,180
- Employment: 122,310
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($182,700)
--- San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA ($170,740)
--- Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA ($164,600)
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#2. First-line supervisors of non-retail sales workers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $86,600
- #134 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 110

National
- Annual mean salary: $90,120
- Employment: 240,290
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- Portland-South Portland, ME ($129,860)
--- Durham-Chapel Hill, NC ($121,360)
--- New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA ($121,250)
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#1. Transportation, storage, and distribution managers

Harrisonburg, VA
- Annual mean salary: $93,660
- #234 highest pay among all metros
- Employment: 50

National
- Annual mean salary: $105,100
- Employment: 132,210
- Metros with highest average pay:
--- San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA ($159,890)
--- Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT ($154,170)
--- Trenton, NJ ($144,620)

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