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Highest Paying Cities for Epidemiologists

The top 42 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 $105,050, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for epidemiologists. It is followed by San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California (average annual salary $100,440). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of epidemiologists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 42 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Epidemiologists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$105,050
140
2 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$100,440
250
3 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$94,780
150
4 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$93,580
40
5 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$90,680
100
6 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$89,250
30
7 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$85,010
90
8 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$80,750
190
9 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$80,320
220
10 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$79,900
170
11 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$77,740
110
12 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$77,670
150
13 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$75,920
40
14 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$75,890
30
15 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$73,930
150
16 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$73,830
150
17 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$73,580
260
18 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$73,390
250
19 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$73,340
200
20 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$72,850
30
21 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$71,920
160
22 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$71,640
210
23 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$70,980
80
24 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$70,240
30
25 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$70,200
60
26 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$69,240
190
27 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$64,310
70
28 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$63,140
220
29 St Louis, Missouri
$62,540
50
30 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$62,470
190
31 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$62,390
30
32 Madison, Wisconsin
$62,210
60
33 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$62,100
60
34 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$60,940
40
35 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$60,180
40
36 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$58,130
50
37 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$57,930
100
38 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$57,390
30
39 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$54,940
30
40 Salt Lake City, Utah
$53,590
60
41 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$48,160
300
42 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$37,930
50
See also: Highest paying industries for epidemiologists.