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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 2018 [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
2,590
2 Glens Falls, New York
$207,360
180
3 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$207,230
750
4 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$207,040
2,950
5 Lancaster, Pennsylvania
$206,630
820
6 Niles-Benton Harbor, Michigan
$206,580
50
7 North Arizona nonmetropolitan area, Arizona
$206,320
120
8 El Paso, Texas
$206,140
430
9 Reading, Pennsylvania
$206,120
590
10 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, West Virginia
$206,080
340
11 East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$206,040
50
12 Stockton, California
$205,890
370
13 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$205,860
320
14 Hinesville-Fort Stewart, Georgia
$205,720
40
15 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$205,640
2,440
16 Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$205,450
150
17 Erie, Pennsylvania
$205,310
590
18 Spokane, Washington
$205,180
620
19 Burlington, North Carolina
$204,870
60
20 Merced, California
$204,870
60
21 Bend, Oregon
$204,620
200
22 Decatur, Alabama
$204,450
140
23 Tyler, Texas
$204,030
350
24 Port St Lucie, Florida
$203,930
400
25 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$203,830
4,560
26 Lubbock, Texas
$203,680
100
27 Kansas City, Missouri
$203,260
2,340
28 Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$203,150
120
29 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$203,130
270
30 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$202,750
120
31 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$202,720
1,500
32 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$202,700
2,930
33 The Villages, USA
$202,470
60
34 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, South Carolina
$202,330
330
35 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$202,210
1,960
36 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$202,130
710
37 Framingham, Massachusetts
$202,020
300
38 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$202,000
450
39 Eastern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$201,940
40
40 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$201,850
840
41 Lawrence, Kansas
$201,740
90
42 Jacksonville, Florida
$201,650
910
43 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$201,390
260
44 Clarksville, Tennessee
$201,290
100
45 Northwest Kansas nonmetropolitan area, USA
$201,240
40
46 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$201,150
2,790
47 Toledo, Ohio
$201,080
520
48 Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$201,040
50
49 Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$201,010
90
50 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$200,920
5,380
51 Springfield, Ohio
$200,810
30
52 Tuscaloosa, Alabama
$200,790
220
53 Dalton, Georgia
$200,610
40
54 Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$200,430
150
55 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$200,280
1,080
56 Savannah, Georgia
$199,550
670
57 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$199,430
4,290
58 Columbia, South Carolina
$199,410
920
59 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$199,400
2,190
60 North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$199,370
200
61 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$199,220
140
62 South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$199,080
180
63 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$199,060
1,810
64 Cedar Rapids, Iowa
$198,570
110
65 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$198,500
5,020
66 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$198,480
130
67 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$198,400
180
68 Central Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington
$198,370
60
69 El Centro, California
$197,640
50
70 East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$197,420
270
71 Prescott, Arizona
$197,410
170
72 Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, Missouri
$197,250
360
73 Sierra Vista-Douglas, USA
$197,240
130
74 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$197,030
3,930
75 Columbus, Georgia
$196,570
260
76 Provo-Orem, Utah
$195,990
140
77 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, USA
$195,860
90
78 West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$195,430
30
79 Salinas, California
$195,010
110
80 Sebring, USA
$194,960
80
81 Binghamton, New York
$194,870
280
82 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$194,860
12,090
83 Columbia, Missouri
$194,700
280
84 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$194,530
200
85 Redding, California
$194,440
80
86 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$194,020
390
87 Jefferson City, Missouri
$193,760
80
88 Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Florida
$193,710
600
89 Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$193,710
70
90 Cleveland, Tennessee
$193,260
50
91 Beckley, USA
$193,220
250
92 Camden, New Jersey
$193,030
2,320
93 Lynchburg, Virginia
$192,260
250
94 Gettysburg, USA
$192,090
80
95 Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$191,980
250
96 Wausau, Wisconsin
$191,670
70
97 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$191,670
1,260
98 Worcester, Massachusetts
$191,600
680
99 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$191,390
160
100 Santa Fe, New Mexico
$191,150
110
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