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Highest Paying Cities for Nurse Midwives

The top 81 highest paying cities for nurse midwives (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 midwives in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $156,410, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for nurse midwives. It is followed by San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California (average annual salary $153,520). 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 nurse midwives in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 81 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Nurse Midwives

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$156,410
50
2 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$153,520
70
3 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$149,010
200
4 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$148,540
130
5 Worcester, Massachusetts
$143,250
40
6 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$134,250
190
7 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$132,520
220
8 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$128,910
120
9 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$123,510
30
10 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$121,810
40
11 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$121,280
160
12 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$119,610
40
13 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$118,310
200
14 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$116,860
90
15 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$115,550
50
16 Camden, New Jersey
$113,350
30
17 Salt Lake City, Utah
$112,670
60
18 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$112,530
40
19 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$110,370
40
20 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$110,040
40
21 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$109,030
440
22 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$108,570
370
23 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$108,360
60
24 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$107,120
70
25 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$107,120
70
26 Rochester, Minnesota
$106,870
n/a
27 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$105,910
70
28 Stockton, California
$105,660
n/a
29 Columbus, Ohio
$105,010
n/a
30 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$104,320
230
31 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$104,000
40
32 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$102,760
260
33 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$102,130
270
34 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$101,520
50
35 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$100,570
80
36 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$100,020
40
37 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$99,970
30
38 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$99,700
40
39 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$99,310
70
40 Syracuse, New York
$98,880
70
41 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$98,760
30
42 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$97,910
70
43 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$96,860
40
44 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$96,680
140
45 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$96,440
210
46 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$96,240
50
47 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$96,110
40
48 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$96,090
n/a
49 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$95,640
60
50 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$95,480
40
51 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$95,030
n/a
52 Kansas City, Missouri
$94,880
60
53 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$94,320
n/a
54 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$94,270
130
55 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$94,220
n/a
56 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$94,200
50
57 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$94,060
160
58 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$93,770
n/a
59 Springfield, Massachusetts
$93,520
40
60 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$93,110
n/a
61 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$92,200
70
62 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$91,550
70
63 Reading, Pennsylvania
$91,420
30
64 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$90,650
n/a
65 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$90,340
180
66 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$88,430
30
67 Anchorage, Alaska
$88,230
50
68 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$85,290
70
69 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$84,790
30
70 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$83,360
40
71 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$82,760
330
72 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$81,580
180
73 Rochester, New York
$79,710
40
74 Provo-Orem, Utah
$78,480
30
75 St Louis, Missouri
$73,480
80
76 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$70,840
n/a
77 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$64,000
30
78 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$58,210
40
79 Madison, Wisconsin
$51,260
n/a
80 Gainesville, Florida
$45,850
n/a
81 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$45,740
150
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