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Highest Paying Cities for Radiation Therapists

The top 100 highest paying cities for radiation therapists (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 radiation therapists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $139,480, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for radiation therapists. It is followed by San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California (average annual salary $129,550). 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 radiation therapists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Radiation Therapists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$139,480
50
2 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$129,550
90
3 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$129,520
70
4 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$129,000
110
5 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$118,140
110
6 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$115,100
60
7 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$114,150
60
8 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$113,540
40
9 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$111,440
260
10 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$110,820
140
11 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$110,580
200
12 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$104,580
90
13 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$104,550
1,100
14 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$103,700
n/a
15 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$103,500
160
16 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$103,470
780
17 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$103,080
130
18 Worcester, Massachusetts
$102,830
50
19 New Haven, Connecticut
$101,660
230
20 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$101,340
190
21 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$99,150
30
22 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$98,340
270
23 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$98,280
660
24 Camden, New Jersey
$97,910
50
25 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$95,040
310
26 Corpus Christi, Texas
$94,180
n/a
27 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$93,780
350
28 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$93,530
140
29 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$93,480
450
30 Tallahassee, Florida
$93,040
80
31 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$92,580
100
32 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$92,560
30
33 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$92,190
50
34 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$91,720
30
35 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$91,700
460
36 Richmond, Virginia
$91,610
70
37 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$91,470
400
38 Springfield, Massachusetts
$91,380
30
39 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$91,220
140
40 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$90,950
400
41 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$90,490
30
42 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$90,260
110
43 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$89,020
50
44 Elgin, USA
$88,940
50
45 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$88,770
70
46 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, USA
$88,390
n/a
47 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$87,990
30
48 Gary, Indiana
$87,780
30
49 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$87,460
40
50 Jackson, Mississippi
$87,410
40
51 Salisbury, Maryland
$87,270
30
52 El Paso, Texas
$87,120
n/a
53 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$86,020
220
54 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$85,660
460
55 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$85,650
570
56 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$85,120
n/a
57 Columbus, Ohio
$83,980
60
58 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$83,480
120
59 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$82,270
50
60 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$81,630
90
61 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$81,200
40
62 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$81,070
180
63 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$80,890
250
64 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$80,650
310
65 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$80,200
60
66 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$80,190
430
67 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$79,820
60
68 Mobile, Alabama
$79,540
30
69 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$79,500
160
70 Gainesville, Florida
$79,400
70
71 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$79,350
60
72 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$79,310
30
73 Appleton, Wisconsin
$79,310
30
74 Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$79,160
n/a
75 Lakeland-Winter Haven, Florida
$79,110
50
76 St Louis, Missouri
$78,820
220
77 West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$78,630
30
78 Memphis, Tennessee
$78,500
70
79 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$78,270
40
80 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$78,080
70
81 McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas
$77,950
n/a
82 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$77,800
160
83 Akron, Ohio
$77,790
40
84 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$77,720
60
85 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$77,680
90
86 Salt Lake City, Utah
$77,450
40
87 Kansas City, Missouri
$77,360
80
88 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$77,180
100
89 Tuscaloosa, Alabama
$77,030
40
90 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$76,950
140
91 Huntsville, Alabama
$76,870
n/a
92 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$76,620
60
93 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$76,590
180
94 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$76,570
60
95 Duluth, Wisconsin
$76,550
30
96 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$76,250
50
97 Madison, Wisconsin
$76,080
60
98 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$76,030
90
99 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$75,690
200
100 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$75,680
60
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