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Highest Paying Cities for Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

The top 100 highest paying cities for medical scientists, except epidemiologists (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 scientists, except epidemiologists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $202,480, Texarkana-Texarkana, Texas is the highest paying city for medical scientists, except epidemiologists. It is followed by Syracuse, New York (average annual salary $149,940). 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 scientists, except epidemiologists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Texarkana-Texarkana, Texas
$202,480
40
2 Syracuse, New York
$149,940
420
3 Reading, Pennsylvania
$135,420
n/a
4 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$130,950
1,400
5 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$125,290
670
6 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$121,290
310
7 Pine Bluff, Arkansas
$119,730
40
8 Napa, California
$119,050
70
9 Salinas, California
$117,680
70
10 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$116,180
120
11 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$116,010
40
12 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$114,730
750
13 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$113,730
2,500
14 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$112,760
1,660
15 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$112,180
n/a
16 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$112,020
2,360
17 New Haven, Connecticut
$111,120
330
18 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$110,590
3,630
19 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$110,520
70
20 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$109,710
n/a
21 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$109,030
130
22 San Rafael, USA
$108,960
410
23 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$108,770
1,980
24 Wilmington, New Jersey
$108,590
270
25 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$108,410
610
26 Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$107,660
n/a
27 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$107,200
590
28 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$106,370
1,270
29 Fort Wayne, Indiana
$105,640
n/a
30 Stockton, California
$104,470
90
31 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas
$104,380
n/a
32 Framingham, Massachusetts
$103,750
500
33 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$103,520
180
34 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$103,040
n/a
35 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$102,660
750
36 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$102,580
40
37 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$102,490
8,200
38 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$102,390
750
39 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$102,330
3,760
40 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$102,160
50
41 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$102,160
240
42 Salisbury, Maryland
$101,900
40
43 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$100,580
4,300
44 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$99,210
6,500
45 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$99,090
1,920
46 Modesto, California
$98,790
280
47 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$97,560
2,160
48 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$97,520
30
49 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$97,310
130
50 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$96,000
630
51 Ithaca, New York
$95,720
60
52 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$95,580
40
53 Visalia-Porterville, California
$95,310
60
54 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$95,290
170
55 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$94,310
100
56 Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$94,150
40
57 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$93,680
30
58 Fresno, California
$92,030
130
59 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$91,710
420
60 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$91,330
1,710
61 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$90,970
60
62 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$90,850
40
63 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$90,780
6,810
64 Bloomington, Indiana
$90,750
40
65 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$90,380
70
66 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$90,230
260
67 Spokane, Washington
$89,710
70
68 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$88,800
100
69 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$88,730
5,760
70 Morgantown, West Virginia
$88,570
50
71 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$88,560
7,590
72 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$87,840
1,820
73 Redding, California
$87,520
n/a
74 Worcester, Massachusetts
$87,390
470
75 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$86,930
90
76 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$85,430
880
77 Camden, New Jersey
$85,120
40
78 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$84,930
10,600
79 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas
$84,680
n/a
80 Danbury, Connecticut
$83,600
n/a
81 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$83,560
9,950
82 Wichita, Kansas
$83,220
60
83 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$83,150
40
84 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$82,900
40
85 Greenville, North Carolina
$82,850
60
86 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$82,840
1,020
87 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$82,640
n/a
88 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$82,050
110
89 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$81,490
120
90 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$81,030
170
91 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$80,740
140
92 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$80,300
410
93 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$80,280
8,530
94 Corvallis, Oregon
$79,550
n/a
95 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$79,060
180
96 Western Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$78,770
50
97 Urban Honolulu, USA
$78,640
220
98 Duluth, Wisconsin
$78,180
n/a
99 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia
$77,980
60
100 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$77,460
120
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