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Highest Paying Cities for Exercise Physiologists

The top 89 highest paying cities for exercise physiologists (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 exercise physiologists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $81,260, Nassau-Suffolk, New York is the highest paying city for exercise physiologists. It is followed by Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California (average annual salary $74,090). 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 exercise physiologists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 89 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Exercise Physiologists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$81,260
90
2 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$74,090
80
3 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$73,480
90
4 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$69,490
130
5 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$66,390
110
6 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$65,910
50
7 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$64,240
n/a
8 Richmond, Virginia
$63,790
50
9 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$62,290
50
10 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$62,250
30
11 Duluth, Wisconsin
$62,120
30
12 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$59,840
280
13 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$59,800
150
14 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$57,500
150
15 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$56,600
100
16 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$56,500
40
17 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$55,970
270
18 Madison, Wisconsin
$55,970
40
19 La Crosse, Wisconsin
$55,540
30
20 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$55,200
230
21 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$55,000
140
22 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$54,710
30
23 St Louis, Missouri
$54,560
60
24 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$53,710
110
25 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$51,920
80
26 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$51,890
40
27 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$51,750
50
28 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$51,720
40
29 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$51,700
80
30 Memphis, Tennessee
$51,670
40
31 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$49,740
50
32 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$49,310
30
33 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$49,280
110
34 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$48,890
90
35 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$48,300
80
36 Camden, New Jersey
$48,280
40
37 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$47,910
n/a
38 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$47,680
90
39 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$47,510
170
40 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$47,280
70
41 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$47,180
50
42 Tucson, Arizona
$47,000
40
43 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$46,570
60
44 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$46,390
50
45 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$46,340
n/a
46 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$46,240
40
47 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$46,030
70
48 Jacksonville, Florida
$45,970
n/a
49 Columbus, Ohio
$45,710
60
50 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$45,660
60
51 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$45,520
70
52 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$44,920
90
53 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$44,900
60
54 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$44,890
n/a
55 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$44,770
40
56 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$44,640
70
57 Lubbock, Texas
$44,630
n/a
58 Asheville, North Carolina
$44,580
n/a
59 Kansas City, Missouri
$44,420
50
60 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$42,800
140
61 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$42,640
210
62 Roanoke, Virginia
$42,640
30
63 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$42,550
30
64 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$42,120
60
65 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$41,830
30
66 Tallahassee, Florida
$41,710
n/a
67 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$41,520
50
68 Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area, Indiana
$41,270
40
69 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$41,230
120
70 Honolulu, Hawaii
$41,190
30
71 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$40,620
450
72 Wilmington, New Jersey
$40,480
40
73 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$40,380
50
74 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$40,180
50
75 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$40,100
40
76 Columbia, South Carolina
$39,180
50
77 Fort Wayne, Indiana
$38,420
40
78 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$38,360
80
79 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$38,260
430
80 Boulder, Colorado
$38,060
30
81 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$37,980
80
82 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$37,290
80
83 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$37,290
80
84 Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi
$37,070
50
85 Fayetteville, North Carolina
$36,250
30
86 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$34,900
40
87 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$26,170
n/a
88 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$25,670
30
89 Morgantown, West Virginia
$24,510
n/a
See also: 💰 Highest paying industries for exercise physiologists.