Average Salary in Seattle, Washington

Seattle, Washington Median Hourly Rate by Job


Registered Nurse (RN)
299 profiles

Administrative Assistant
209 profiles

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
114 profiles

109 profiles

Medical Assistant
103 profiles

Office Manager
91 profiles

Graphic Designer
85 profiles

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  • Updated: 22 Jul 2017
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About Seattle Salaries

The average salary in Seattle, Washington, is $69,031. As of Q1 2017, the trend in wages is growing with a 0.7 percent increase over last quarter. The cost of living is 45 percent above the national average in Seattle. Popular jobs in Seattle include Software Engineer, Software Development Engineer (SDE), and Senior Software Engineer which pay between $100,214 and $128,123 per year. Some popular Seattle industries include Software as a Service (SaaS) Development, Software Development, and Retail. In Seattle, some popular employers include Amazon.com Inc, Microsoft Corp, and The Boeing Company.

Popular Seattle Employers

Amazon.com Inc

Average Salary: $101,001

Microsoft Corp

Average Salary: $116,890

The Boeing Company

Average Salary: $87,655

University of Washington (UW)

Average Salary: $62,477

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