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Highest Paying Cities for Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

The top 100 highest paying cities for medical and clinical laboratory technologists (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 technologists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $106,260, Merced, California is the highest paying city for medical and clinical laboratory technologists. It is followed by Stockton, California (average annual salary $98,670). 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 technologists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

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

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Merced, California
$106,260
30
2 Stockton, California
$98,670
110
3 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$97,260
460
4 Fresno, California
$93,500
240
5 Redding, California
$91,300
80
6 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$90,850
70
7 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$90,790
90
8 Salinas, California
$90,600
50
9 Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$88,200
40
10 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$88,080
170
11 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$87,430
850
12 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$87,240
60
13 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$87,080
140
14 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$85,840
120
15 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$83,000
590
16 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$82,990
550
17 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$82,580
3,810
18 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$81,490
1,350
19 El Centro, California
$81,300
30
20 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$80,280
60
21 Modesto, California
$80,070
80
22 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$79,880
700
23 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$78,410
90
24 Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$78,260
30
25 Anchorage, Alaska
$78,240
110
26 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$77,710
4,780
27 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$77,040
1,300
28 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$75,940
590
29 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$74,780
590
30 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$74,670
1,590
31 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$74,220
3,700
32 Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$74,140
40
33 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$74,060
60
34 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$73,770
1,700
35 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$73,310
5,160
36 Peabody, Massachusetts
$73,050
190
37 Spokane, Washington
$72,750
530
38 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$72,700
590
39 Danbury, Connecticut
$72,670
150
40 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$72,390
350
41 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$72,270
40
42 Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$72,250
70
43 Chico, California
$72,220
50
44 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$72,000
140
45 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$71,830
110
46 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$71,690
30
47 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$71,680
130
48 Olympia, Washington
$71,320
80
49 New Haven, Connecticut
$71,240
920
50 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$71,160
50
51 Medford, Oregon
$71,140
140
52 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$71,040
60
53 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$71,010
50
54 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$70,990
480
55 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$70,940
110
56 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$70,910
11,330
57 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$70,770
120
58 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$70,720
1,390
59 Worcester, Massachusetts
$70,160
380
60 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$69,520
1,620
61 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$69,390
140
62 Bend, Oregon
$69,150
100
63 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$69,140
90
64 Corvallis, Oregon
$69,090
60
65 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$69,050
1,920
66 Salem, Oregon
$68,630
130
67 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$68,570
50
68 Camden, New Jersey
$68,520
450
69 Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, New Hampshire
$68,150
50
70 Naples-Marco Island, Florida
$68,150
100
71 Fairbanks, Alaska
$68,030
40
72 Wilmington, New Jersey
$68,030
330
73 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$67,980
6,370
74 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$67,980
190
75 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$67,970
1,590
76 Northwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$67,910
50
77 St Cloud, Minnesota
$67,830
80
78 Flint, Michigan
$67,540
230
79 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$67,480
240
80 Framingham, Massachusetts
$67,340
570
81 Tacoma, Washington
$67,090
300
82 Yakima, Washington
$66,880
90
83 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$66,840
1,670
84 Honolulu, Hawaii
$66,810
500
85 North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$66,780
70
86 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$66,220
90
87 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$66,010
890
88 Bellingham, Washington
$65,970
80
89 Coeur dAlene, Idaho
$65,760
70
90 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$65,740
50
91 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$65,630
2,230
92 Rome, Georgia
$65,590
60
93 North Idaho nonmetropolitan area, Idaho
$65,590
60
94 Toledo, Ohio
$65,420
520
95 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$65,360
3,430
96 Kingston, New York
$65,230
50
97 Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota
$65,200
40
98 Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$65,150
70
99 Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$65,140
70
100 Longview, Washington
$65,030
n/a
See also: Highest paying industries for medical and clinical laboratory technologists.