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Highest Paying Cities for Epidemiologists

The top 68 highest paying cities for epidemiologists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of epidemiologists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $112,030, Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA is the highest paying city for epidemiologists. It is followed by San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California (average annual salary $104,960). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of epidemiologists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 68 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Epidemiologists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$112,030
60
2 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$104,960
140
3 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$102,570
40
4 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$100,470
30
5 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$99,200
250
6 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$97,910
40
7 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$95,730
110
8 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$94,360
160
9 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$93,580
40
10 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$93,110
30
11 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$89,250
30
12 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$85,730
260
13 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$85,450
230
14 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$85,420
100
15 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$85,260
180
16 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$85,040
220
17 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$84,100
190
18 Memphis, Tennessee
$83,330
100
19 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$82,270
140
20 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$82,200
150
21 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$82,180
180
22 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$81,670
70
23 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$81,040
100
24 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$80,930
160
25 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$79,900
170
26 Dayton, Ohio
$77,590
40
27 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$77,310
40
28 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$77,260
210
29 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$77,220
40
30 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$76,420
90
31 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$75,920
40
32 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$75,230
160
33 Madison, Wisconsin
$70,960
90
34 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$69,330
30
35 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$69,240
190
36 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$68,140
40
37 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$67,240
70
38 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$66,650
240
39 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$66,610
130
40 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$65,640
n/a
41 St Louis, Missouri
$65,250
50
42 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$64,770
80
43 Columbus, Ohio
$63,650
100
44 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$63,520
250
45 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$63,190
50
46 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$62,500
40
47 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$62,390
30
48 Richmond, Virginia
$62,220
50
49 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$62,110
40
50 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$62,080
40
51 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$61,980
30
52 Kansas City, Missouri
$61,310
40
53 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$60,580
340
54 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$60,490
60
55 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$60,260
280
56 Boulder, Colorado
$59,080
n/a
57 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$58,130
50
58 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$58,010
120
59 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$57,130
50
60 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$54,940
30
61 Salt Lake City, Utah
$53,590
60
62 Charleston, West Virginia
$53,530
30
63 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$49,650
30
64 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$48,160
300
65 Lubbock, Texas
$44,590
40
66 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$38,230
50
67 Jackson, Mississippi
$37,990
40
68 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$34,210
70
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