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Highest Paying Cities for Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

The top 100 highest paying cities for medical and clinical laboratory technicians (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 medical and clinical laboratory technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $59,990, Fairbanks, Alaska is the highest paying city for medical and clinical laboratory technicians. It is followed by Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont (average annual salary $59,840). 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 medical and clinical laboratory technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Fairbanks, Alaska
$59,990
60
2 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$59,840
50
3 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$58,260
1,260
4 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$55,600
2,500
5 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$55,060
120
6 Camden, New Jersey
$54,260
360
7 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$54,180
590
8 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$53,860
980
9 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$53,780
220
10 Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$53,670
30
11 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$53,080
210
12 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$52,940
100
13 Modesto, California
$52,550
70
14 Syracuse, New York
$52,470
250
15 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$52,380
1,210
16 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$52,090
490
17 Ithaca, New York
$51,490
120
18 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$51,270
7,090
19 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$51,210
980
20 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$51,120
240
21 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$51,080
80
22 Bangor, Maine
$51,020
70
23 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$50,900
1,130
24 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$50,780
260
25 Missoula, Montana
$50,560
90
26 Anchorage, Alaska
$50,540
260
27 Western Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$50,500
80
28 Fresno, California
$50,270
310
29 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$50,070
750
30 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$49,420
320
31 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$49,260
100
32 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$49,200
1,170
33 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$49,020
80
34 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$48,760
4,530
35 Spokane, Washington
$48,440
470
36 Visalia-Porterville, California
$48,040
50
37 St Cloud, Minnesota
$47,810
80
38 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$47,670
120
39 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$47,540
500
40 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana
$47,480
80
41 Olympia, Washington
$47,470
80
42 Salisbury, Maryland
$47,460
110
43 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$47,440
240
44 Longview, Texas
$47,260
80
45 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$47,140
300
46 Duluth, Wisconsin
$47,140
190
47 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$46,810
280
48 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$46,710
130
49 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$46,710
130
50 Toledo, Ohio
$46,630
280
51 Madison, Wisconsin
$46,590
620
52 Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$46,280
60
53 Dubuque, Iowa
$46,230
30
54 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$46,200
100
55 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$46,190
310
56 Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota
$45,910
50
57 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
$45,830
70
58 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$45,800
70
59 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$45,650
150
60 Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$45,620
30
61 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$45,560
60
62 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$45,310
90
63 East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$45,290
40
64 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$45,290
60
65 Cumberland, West Virginia
$45,150
30
66 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, South Carolina
$45,140
60
67 Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$45,110
70
68 Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska
$44,970
100
69 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$44,950
2,120
70 Salem, Oregon
$44,880
70
71 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$44,840
110
72 Jacksonville, North Carolina
$44,830
50
73 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$44,780
250
74 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$44,660
820
75 Northwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$44,580
40
76 Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$44,570
70
77 Canton-Massillon, Ohio
$44,400
180
78 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
$44,380
90
79 Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
$44,320
90
80 Honolulu, Hawaii
$44,320
630
81 Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$44,320
150
82 Green Bay, Wisconsin
$44,200
140
83 Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$44,180
40
84 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$44,170
2,370
85 Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area, Indiana
$44,150
130
86 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$44,120
200
87 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$44,050
1,200
88 Iowa City, Iowa
$44,050
250
89 Columbus, Georgia
$44,040
90
90 Longview, Washington
$44,020
n/a
91 Wichita Falls, Texas
$43,970
50
92 Wheeling, West Virginia
$43,960
60
93 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$43,890
220
94 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$43,850
970
95 Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$43,800
210
96 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$43,670
1,670
97 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$43,660
330
98 Manchester, New Hampshire
$43,560
50
99 Akron, Ohio
$43,560
260
100 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$43,530
3,380
See also: Highest paying industries for medical and clinical laboratory technicians.