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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 $109,790, Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California is the highest paying city for medical and clinical laboratory technologists. It is followed by Merced, California (average annual salary $106,260). 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 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 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$109,790
50
2 Merced, California
$106,260
30
3 Stockton, California
$98,670
110
4 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$97,260
460
5 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$94,640
120
6 San Rafael, USA
$94,290
60
7 Fresno, California
$93,500
240
8 Redding, California
$91,300
80
9 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$90,850
70
10 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$90,790
90
11 Salinas, California
$90,600
50
12 Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$88,200
40
13 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$88,080
170
14 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$87,430
850
15 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$87,240
60
16 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$87,080
140
17 Yuba City, California
$87,070
50
18 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$85,840
120
19 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$83,000
590
20 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$82,990
550
21 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$82,580
3,810
22 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$81,490
1,350
23 El Centro, California
$81,300
30
24 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$80,280
60
25 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$80,190
5,420
26 Modesto, California
$80,070
80
27 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$79,880
700
28 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$78,410
90
29 Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$78,260
30
30 Anchorage, Alaska
$78,240
110
31 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$77,710
4,780
32 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$77,040
1,300
33 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$76,050
1,610
34 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$75,940
590
35 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$74,780
590
36 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$74,670
1,590
37 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$74,220
3,700
38 Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$74,140
40
39 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$74,060
60
40 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$73,770
1,700
41 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$73,310
5,160
42 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$73,190
140
43 Peabody, Massachusetts
$73,050
190
44 Spokane, Washington
$72,750
530
45 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$72,700
590
46 Danbury, Connecticut
$72,670
150
47 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$72,390
350
48 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$72,270
40
49 Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$72,250
70
50 Chico, California
$72,220
50
51 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$72,000
140
52 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$71,830
110
53 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$71,800
50
54 Flagstaff, Arizona
$71,730
70
55 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$71,690
30
56 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$71,680
130
57 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$71,370
130
58 Olympia, Washington
$71,320
80
59 New Haven, Connecticut
$71,240
920
60 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$71,210
790
61 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$71,160
50
62 Medford, Oregon
$71,140
140
63 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$71,040
60
64 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$71,010
50
65 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$70,990
480
66 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$70,940
110
67 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$70,910
11,330
68 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$70,810
120
69 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$70,770
120
70 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$70,730
7,910
71 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$70,720
1,390
72 Worcester, Massachusetts
$70,160
380
73 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, Washington
$69,900
50
74 Walla Walla, USA
$69,530
40
75 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$69,520
1,620
76 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$69,390
140
77 Urban Honolulu, USA
$69,340
550
78 Visalia-Porterville, California
$69,160
40
79 Bend, Oregon
$69,150
100
80 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$69,140
90
81 Corvallis, Oregon
$69,090
60
82 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$69,050
1,920
83 Salem, Oregon
$68,630
130
84 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$68,570
50
85 Camden, New Jersey
$68,520
450
86 Naples-Marco Island, Florida
$68,150
100
87 Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, New Hampshire
$68,150
50
88 Fairbanks, Alaska
$68,030
40
89 Wilmington, New Jersey
$68,030
330
90 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$67,980
190
91 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$67,980
6,370
92 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$67,970
1,590
93 Northwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$67,910
50
94 St Cloud, Minnesota
$67,830
80
95 Flint, Michigan
$67,540
230
96 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$67,480
240
97 Prescott, Arizona
$67,450
70
98 Framingham, Massachusetts
$67,340
570
99 Yuma, Arizona
$67,260
50
100 Pocatello, Idaho
$67,110
30
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