National » Biomedical Engineers » Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale

Biomedical Engineer Salary Information in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of biomedical engineers in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of biomedical engineers in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Biomedical Engineers in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,460
25th Percentile Wage
$73,000
50th Percentile Wage
$92,860
75th Percentile Wage
$120,570
90th Percentile Wage
$148,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biomedical engineers in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $148,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $57,460.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of biomedical engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$92,860
4.72% 6.19%
2016
$88,480
5.13% -
2015
$83,940
-3.20% -
2014
$86,630
-5.04% -
2013
$91,000
4.27% -
2012
$87,110
- -

Table 3. Compare Biomedical Engineer Salary in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $92,860 in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale is in the middle of salary range for biomedical engineers in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of biomedical engineers in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale is 32.2 percent (32.2%) lower than that in the highest paying San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara and 20.4 percent (20.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$137,010
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$115,820
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$106,970
Vallejo-Fairfield
$102,850
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$101,760
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$99,250
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$98,120
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$95,620
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$92,860
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$92,490
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$91,410
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$86,930
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$73,920



See also: Top paying jobs in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California.