Average Salary in Columbus, Ohio
About Columbus Salaries
The average salary in Columbus, Ohio, is $51,374. Trends in wages are going up with a 0.8 percent increase over last quarter as of Q1 2017. The cost of living in Columbus is 10 percent less expensive than the national average. Popular jobs in Columbus include Operations Manager, Mechanical Engineer, and Software Developer which pay between $62,307 and $69,688 per year. Some popular Columbus industries include Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance and Financial Services. Columbus's most popular employers are J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Ohio State University (OSU), and Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company.