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Highest Paying Cities for Other Psychologists

The top 100 highest paying cities for other psychologists (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 psychologists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $120,590, Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California is the highest paying city for other psychologists. It is followed by Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California (average annual salary $119,830). 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 psychologists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Psychologists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$120,590
460
2 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$119,830
190
3 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$119,740
470
4 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$118,420
160
5 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$116,670
70
6 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$114,170
60
7 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$113,340
140
8 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$112,450
350
9 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$112,370
200
10 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$112,200
200
11 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$110,910
390
12 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$107,640
280
13 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$107,450
110
14 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$107,440
250
15 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$107,330
210
16 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$105,610
30
17 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$105,350
90
18 Wilmington, New Jersey
$104,710
30
19 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$104,290
260
20 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$103,630
610
21 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$103,200
270
22 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$103,110
40
23 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$102,930
90
24 Urban Honolulu, USA
$102,610
110
25 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$102,500
320
26 Dayton, Ohio
$102,330
120
27 Tacoma, Washington
$101,930
150
28 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$101,630
160
29 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$101,630
250
30 Springfield, Massachusetts
$101,200
70
31 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$101,120
350
32 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$100,900
40
33 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$100,590
90
34 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$100,130
30
35 Gainesville, Florida
$100,120
40
36 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$100,110
50
37 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$100,090
170
38 Richmond, Virginia
$99,910
70
39 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$99,630
120
40 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$99,450
320
41 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, Florida
$99,220
70
42 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$99,020
50
43 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$98,670
70
44 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$98,540
50
45 New Haven, Connecticut
$98,270
80
46 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$98,120
70
47 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$98,070
80
48 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$97,910
80
49 Kansas City, Missouri
$97,700
70
50 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$97,670
430
51 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$97,660
560
52 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$97,630
170
53 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$97,550
80
54 Anchorage, Alaska
$97,530
n/a
55 Honolulu, Hawaii
$97,410
110
56 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$97,270
80
57 Alexandria, Louisiana
$97,260
30
58 Columbus, Ohio
$97,220
50
59 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$96,620
170
60 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$96,570
170
61 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$96,520
40
62 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$95,890
130
63 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$95,700
170
64 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$95,660
70
65 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$95,240
90
66 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$95,070
100
67 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$94,880
60
68 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$94,590
30
69 Tucson, Arizona
$94,590
30
70 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$94,400
30
71 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$94,400
40
72 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$94,400
310
73 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$94,400
70
74 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$94,390
50
75 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$93,180
n/a
76 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$92,880
50
77 Salt Lake City, Utah
$92,880
n/a
78 Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$92,880
30
79 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$92,030
90
80 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$91,830
30
81 Fargo, North Dakota
$91,540
30
82 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$91,100
70
83 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$90,910
50
84 Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$90,900
60
85 Port St Lucie, Florida
$90,890
n/a
86 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$90,850
80
87 Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area, Florida
$90,350
30
88 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$90,010
60
89 St Louis, Missouri
$89,260
100
90 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$87,420
100
91 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$87,270
40
92 Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi
$86,240
30
93 Spokane, Washington
$85,820
40
94 Jacksonville, Florida
$83,530
90
95 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$82,900
40
96 Arecibo, USA
$82,690
n/a
97 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$82,490
90
98 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$81,800
70
99 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$80,480
80
100 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$78,650
100
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