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Biomedical Engineer Salary Information in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of biomedical engineers in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of biomedical engineers in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Biomedical Engineers in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,880
25th Percentile Wage
$46,720
50th Percentile Wage
$60,130
75th Percentile Wage
$87,180
90th Percentile Wage
$113,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biomedical engineers in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $113,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $60,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,880.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.69
25th Percentile Wage
$22.46
50th Percentile Wage
$28.91
75th Percentile Wage
$41.91
90th Percentile Wage
$54.76

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for biomedical engineers in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $54.76. The median hourly salary is $28.91. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.69.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of biomedical engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201660,1304.19%-25.08%
201557,610-0.14%-
201457,690-39.43%-
201380,4406.50%-
201275,210--

Table 3. Compare Biomedical Engineer Salary in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $60,130, Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville is the lowest paying city for biomedical engineers in state of California, following city of San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara (median annual salary of $124,060). Compared with the highest paying city San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, the median annual salary of biomedical engineers in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville is 51.5 percent (51.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$124,060
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$113,020
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$101,760
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$98,870
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$95,620
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$95,520
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$93,720
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$90,580
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$88,480
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$85,800
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$85,300
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$60,130

See also: Top paying jobs in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California.