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Highest Paying Cities for Other Physicians and Surgeons

The top 100 highest paying cities for other physicians and surgeons (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 other physicians and surgeons in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $207,620, St Louis, Missouri is the highest paying city for other physicians and surgeons. It is followed by Glens Falls, New York (average annual salary $207,360). 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 other physicians and surgeons in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Physicians and Surgeons

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 St Louis, Missouri
$207,620
2,570
2 Glens Falls, New York
$207,360
100
3 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$207,230
610
4 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$207,150
3,200
5 North Arizona nonmetropolitan area, Arizona
$206,320
100
6 El Paso, Texas
$206,140
440
7 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, West Virginia
$206,080
360
8 Stockton, California
$205,890
380
9 Hinesville-Fort Stewart, Georgia
$205,720
40
10 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$205,640
2,160
11 East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$205,630
70
12 Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux, Louisiana
$205,350
80
13 Decatur, Alabama
$204,450
140
14 Bend, Oregon
$204,190
230
15 Port St Lucie, Florida
$203,930
400
16 Lubbock, Texas
$203,780
150
17 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, South Carolina
$203,530
260
18 Santa Fe, New Mexico
$203,470
110
19 Kansas City, Missouri
$203,260
3,570
20 Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$203,150
120
21 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$203,130
150
22 Worcester, Massachusetts
$203,040
480
23 Wausau, Wisconsin
$203,030
50
24 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$203,020
2,790
25 Lynchburg, Virginia
$202,900
200
26 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$202,800
110
27 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$202,600
230
28 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$202,210
1,540
29 Framingham, Massachusetts
$202,020
150
30 Niles-Benton Harbor, Michigan
$201,100
40
31 Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$201,010
110
32 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$200,920
5,250
33 Springfield, Ohio
$200,810
30
34 Tuscaloosa, Alabama
$200,790
250
35 Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$200,430
160
36 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$200,280
890
37 Savannah, Georgia
$199,550
630
38 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$199,430
3,770
39 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$198,550
5,360
40 Merced, California
$198,540
60
41 Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$198,440
110
42 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$198,440
830
43 Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$198,370
110
44 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$197,420
2,330
45 East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$197,420
270
46 Prescott, Arizona
$197,410
140
47 North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$197,020
220
48 Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$195,190
170
49 Burlington, North Carolina
$195,110
70
50 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$195,050
1,370
51 Salinas, California
$195,010
70
52 Binghamton, New York
$194,870
350
53 Columbia, Missouri
$194,700
340
54 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$194,530
160
55 Redding, California
$194,440
80
56 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Florida
$193,710
470
57 South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$193,600
90
58 Muskegon-Norton Shores, Michigan
$193,320
140
59 Cleveland, Tennessee
$193,260
70
60 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$193,230
3,780
61 Camden, New Jersey
$193,030
2,030
62 Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$192,790
50
63 Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$192,700
30
64 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$192,540
70
65 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$192,420
510
66 Columbia, South Carolina
$192,280
920
67 Barnstable Town, Massachusetts
$191,910
270
68 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$191,500
5,630
69 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$191,440
9,790
70 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$191,120
3,080
71 Columbus, Georgia
$190,930
220
72 Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$190,880
250
73 Provo-Orem, Utah
$190,710
200
74 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$190,040
90
75 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$189,600
4,230
76 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$189,460
1,300
77 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$189,110
70
78 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$189,060
8,150
79 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$188,040
940
80 Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$187,840
70
81 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$187,830
1,010
82 Erie, Pennsylvania
$187,730
740
83 Johnstown, Pennsylvania
$187,520
310
84 Alexandria, Louisiana
$187,110
110
85 Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$186,990
40
86 Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
$186,850
210
87 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$186,650
650
88 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$186,630
100
89 Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area, Oregon
$186,520
60
90 Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$186,510
240
91 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$186,460
450
92 Anniston-Oxford, Alabama
$186,400
80
93 Jacksonville, Florida
$186,240
1,290
94 Rochester-Dover, New Hampshire
$186,050
190
95 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$186,000
250
96 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$185,980
310
97 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$185,970
2,690
98 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$185,940
330
99 Longview, Washington
$185,740
50
100 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$185,660
1,290
See also: Highest paying industries for other physicians and surgeons.