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Highest Paying Cities for Other Therapists

The top 84 highest paying cities for other 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 other therapists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $107,050, Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada is the highest paying city for other therapists. It is followed by Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky (average annual salary $98,450). 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 therapists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 84 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Therapists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$107,050
40
2 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$98,450
50
3 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$93,090
40
4 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$91,500
70
5 West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$88,760
30
6 Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent, Florida
$87,660
n/a
7 Dayton, Ohio
$86,970
70
8 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$84,570
40
9 Central Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$82,920
50
10 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$81,460
30
11 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$77,940
40
12 Memphis, Tennessee
$76,500
30
13 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$73,730
60
14 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$72,930
150
15 Columbus, Ohio
$72,300
210
16 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$71,370
30
17 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$70,220
40
18 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$70,160
320
19 Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$68,730
n/a
20 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$68,450
200
21 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$67,630
70
22 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$67,270
200
23 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$66,100
60
24 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$64,880
110
25 Madison, Wisconsin
$63,850
30
26 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$63,460
80
27 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$63,300
250
28 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$63,300
240
29 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas
$62,800
n/a
30 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$62,620
40
31 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$61,760
n/a
32 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$61,040
40
33 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$60,970
400
34 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$60,750
590
35 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$60,390
200
36 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$60,310
200
37 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$60,280
190
38 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$60,140
60
39 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$59,820
60
40 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$59,500
70
41 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$59,190
230
42 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$58,390
90
43 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$57,970
n/a
44 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$57,760
40
45 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$57,700
60
46 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$57,640
70
47 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$57,400
60
48 Fresno, California
$57,280
50
49 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$56,440
70
50 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$56,050
30
51 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$55,860
100
52 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$55,770
590
53 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$55,530
820
54 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$54,010
40
55 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$53,740
1,180
56 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$53,400
40
57 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$52,890
40
58 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$51,710
40
59 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$50,050
30
60 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$49,900
180
61 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$49,770
110
62 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$49,280
220
63 Rochester, New York
$48,620
60
64 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$48,260
60
65 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$47,940
n/a
66 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$47,160
n/a
67 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$47,020
40
68 St Louis, Missouri
$46,010
40
69 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$45,770
240
70 Shreveport-Bossier City, Louisiana
$44,380
n/a
71 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$44,210
340
72 Kansas City, Missouri
$43,520
50
73 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$42,640
100
74 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$40,860
40
75 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$39,410
780
76 Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana
$38,740
830
77 Toledo, Ohio
$38,340
30
78 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$36,890
80
79 Peoria, Illinois
$36,840
60
80 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$30,050
30
81 Gary, Indiana
$29,980
150
82 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$29,440
60
83 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$28,340
30
84 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$18,540
90
See also: Highest paying industries for other therapists.