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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 $68,210, Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA is the highest paying city for medical and clinical laboratory technicians. It is followed by Fairbanks, Alaska (average annual salary $59,990). 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 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 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$68,210
130
2 Fairbanks, Alaska
$59,990
60
3 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$59,840
50
4 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$58,260
1,260
5 San Rafael, USA
$57,560
110
6 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$56,680
n/a
7 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$55,600
2,500
8 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$55,060
120
9 Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$54,980
30
10 Camden, New Jersey
$54,260
360
11 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$54,180
590
12 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$54,000
60
13 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$53,860
980
14 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$53,780
220
15 Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$53,670
30
16 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$53,080
210
17 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$52,940
100
18 Modesto, California
$52,550
70
19 Elgin, USA
$52,540
100
20 Syracuse, New York
$52,470
250
21 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$52,380
1,210
22 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$52,090
490
23 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$51,570
5,280
24 Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, New Hampshire
$51,500
40
25 Ithaca, New York
$51,490
120
26 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$51,270
7,090
27 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$51,210
980
28 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$51,170
30
29 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$51,120
240
30 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$51,080
80
31 Bangor, Maine
$51,020
70
32 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$50,900
1,130
33 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$50,780
260
34 Missoula, Montana
$50,560
90
35 Anchorage, Alaska
$50,540
260
36 Western Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$50,500
80
37 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$50,290
1,200
38 Fresno, California
$50,270
310
39 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$50,070
750
40 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$49,420
320
41 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$49,260
100
42 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$49,200
1,170
43 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$49,020
80
44 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$48,760
4,530
45 Spokane, Washington
$48,440
470
46 Visalia-Porterville, California
$48,040
50
47 St Cloud, Minnesota
$47,810
80
48 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$47,670
120
49 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$47,540
500
50 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana
$47,480
80
51 Olympia, Washington
$47,470
80
52 Salisbury, Maryland
$47,460
110
53 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$47,440
240
54 Longview, Texas
$47,260
80
55 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$47,140
300
56 Duluth, Wisconsin
$47,140
190
57 Urban Honolulu, USA
$47,020
650
58 Sebastian-Vero Beach, Florida
$46,990
70
59 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$46,990
80
60 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$46,810
280
61 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$46,710
130
62 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$46,710
130
63 Toledo, Ohio
$46,630
280
64 Madison, Wisconsin
$46,590
620
65 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$46,570
190
66 Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$46,280
60
67 Dubuque, Iowa
$46,230
30
68 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$46,200
100
69 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$46,190
310
70 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$46,160
60
71 Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota
$45,910
50
72 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
$45,830
70
73 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$45,800
70
74 Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$45,650
150
75 Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$45,620
30
76 North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$45,560
n/a
77 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$45,560
60
78 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$45,310
90
79 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$45,290
60
80 East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$45,290
40
81 Cumberland, West Virginia
$45,150
30
82 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, South Carolina
$45,140
60
83 Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$45,110
70
84 Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska
$44,970
100
85 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$44,950
2,120
86 Salem, Oregon
$44,880
70
87 Watertown-Fort Drum, USA
$44,840
30
88 Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$44,840
110
89 Jacksonville, North Carolina
$44,830
50
90 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$44,780
250
91 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$44,660
820
92 Northwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$44,580
40
93 Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$44,570
70
94 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$44,410
70
95 Canton-Massillon, Ohio
$44,400
180
96 Springfield, Massachusetts
$44,390
700
97 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
$44,380
90
98 Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
$44,320
90
99 Honolulu, Hawaii
$44,320
630
100 Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$44,320
150
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