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Highest Paying Cities for Nurse Anesthetists

The top 100 highest paying cities for nurse anesthetists (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 nurse anesthetists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $205,710, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for nurse anesthetists. It is followed by San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California (average annual salary $205,690). 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 nurse anesthetists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Nurse Anesthetists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$205,710
90
2 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$205,690
290
3 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$201,690
190
4 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$196,770
n/a
5 Spokane, Washington
$195,550
100
6 Flint, Michigan
$193,730
40
7 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$192,170
60
8 Duluth, Wisconsin
$191,640
80
9 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$191,490
190
10 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$191,360
40
11 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$190,640
600
12 Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$190,360
40
13 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$189,730
990
14 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$189,020
40
15 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$188,830
40
16 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
$188,770
150
17 Green Bay, Wisconsin
$186,940
50
18 Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$186,380
n/a
19 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$186,140
70
20 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$186,100
40
21 Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$185,440
50
22 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$185,260
310
23 Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$185,130
60
24 Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska
$185,000
n/a
25 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$184,210
130
26 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$184,200
110
27 Saginaw-Saginaw Township North, Michigan
$182,130
60
28 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$180,680
440
29 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$180,550
60
30 Columbia, South Carolina
$180,500
60
31 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$180,270
60
32 Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$179,390
120
33 Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, South Carolina
$179,350
50
34 Rapid City, South Dakota
$178,160
90
35 Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$176,890
n/a
36 Worcester, Massachusetts
$176,720
80
37 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$176,690
580
38 Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska
$175,110
30
39 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$174,730
810
40 Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$174,700
50
41 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$173,980
90
42 York-Hanover, Pennsylvania
$173,950
n/a
43 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$173,570
440
44 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$173,540
120
45 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$173,390
130
46 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$173,050
270
47 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$172,700
1,200
48 St George, Utah
$172,020
n/a
49 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$171,960
40
50 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$171,530
n/a
51 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$171,360
n/a
52 Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska
$170,480
120
53 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$170,350
30
54 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Florida
$169,930
100
55 Bay City, Michigan
$169,860
40
56 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$169,660
580
57 Dover, Delaware
$169,400
n/a
58 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$168,840
n/a
59 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas
$168,660
n/a
60 Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$168,450
40
61 Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota
$168,320
n/a
62 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$168,280
790
63 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$167,570
470
64 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas
$167,110
110
65 Huntsville, Alabama
$167,000
230
66 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$165,870
180
67 Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$165,760
200
68 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$165,520
850
69 Fayetteville, North Carolina
$164,940
50
70 Charlottesville, Virginia
$164,820
60
71 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$164,450
230
72 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$163,830
700
73 Fargo, North Dakota
$162,910
120
74 Tulsa, Oklahoma
$162,850
190
75 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$162,200
30
76 Akron, Ohio
$161,990
200
77 Tucson, Arizona
$161,730
30
78 Wichita, Kansas
$161,630
160
79 Richmond, Virginia
$160,260
200
80 West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$160,240
50
81 Morgantown, West Virginia
$160,050
n/a
82 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$159,890
520
83 Lebanon, Pennsylvania
$159,890
40
84 Jackson, Tennessee
$159,800
60
85 Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota
$159,420
60
86 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$158,160
760
87 Owensboro, Kentucky
$157,990
n/a
88 Charleston, West Virginia
$157,770
200
89 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$157,540
40
90 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$157,160
110
91 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$157,110
30
92 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$157,060
690
93 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$154,980
50
94 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$154,580
2,040
95 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$153,900
140
96 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$153,890
110
97 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$153,390
n/a
98 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$153,090
n/a
99 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, North Carolina
$153,050
70
100 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$152,710
770
See also: Highest paying industries for nurse anesthetists.