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Highest Paying States for Medical and Health Services Managers

The highest paying states for medical and health services managers (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 medical and health services managers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $124,130, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for medical and health services managers. It is followed by New York (average annual salary $118,070). 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 medical and health services managers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Medical and Health Services Managers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$124,130
$82,260 1,780
2 New York
$118,070
$71,900 26,010
3 California
$115,830
$56,750 33,160
4 New Jersey
$112,380
$83,130 9,960
5 Connecticut
$109,510
$72,700 5,260
6 Washington
$106,310
$59,520 5,890
7 Hawaii
$105,730
$50,770 1,410
8 Colorado
$104,240
$64,050 4,420
9 Delaware
$103,520
$71,280 860
10 Florida
$103,380
$65,930 12,130
11 Massachusetts
$103,360
$61,220 13,380
12 Maryland
$103,070
$68,360 9,900
13 Nevada
$102,710
$49,680 1,780
14 Rhode Island
$100,550
$69,590 1,380
15 Alaska
$100,420
$60,690 880
16 Oregon
$99,640
$57,390 4,440
17 North Carolina
$98,520
$70,060 7,990
18 South Dakota
$98,520
$68,090 750
19 Virginia
$98,520
$61,240 7,450
20 New Mexico
$97,300
$53,660 1,930
21 West Virginia
$97,250
$59,070 1,260
22 New Hampshire
$97,080
$62,480 1,510
23 Minnesota
$95,800
$58,960 7,530
24 Texas
$94,000
$55,100 21,840
25 Illinois
$93,440
$54,990 13,130
26 Michigan
$92,470
$56,250 10,980
27 Arizona
$92,000
$53,650 7,240
28 Utah
$91,820
$54,060 2,640
29 Georgia
$91,730
$52,410 7,470
30 Nebraska
$91,060
$58,770 2,920
31 Missouri
$90,180
$53,920 5,860
32 Wyoming
$89,880
$57,450 660
33 Wisconsin
$89,450
$54,960 7,980
34 Ohio
$89,260
$61,060 15,540
35 Alabama
$88,730
$57,960 2,960
36 Pennsylvania
$88,280
$51,200 13,640
37 North Dakota
$84,390
$53,160 880
38 Maine
$83,220
$57,160 1,740
39 Indiana
$82,830
$50,240 7,940
40 Tennessee
$82,820
$51,620 9,460
41 Louisiana
$82,760
$54,420 3,320
42 Kentucky
$82,260
$53,350 4,480
43 Vermont
$82,160
$55,330 780
44 South Carolina
$81,530
$46,640 5,240
45 Montana
$80,400
$46,740 1,210
46 Idaho
$79,800
$48,550 1,830
47 Kansas
$79,620
$53,310 3,440
48 Oklahoma
$77,150
$46,000 6,130
49 Iowa
$75,640
$51,690 5,560
50 Mississippi
$75,060
$45,720 2,580
51 Virgin Islands
$74,500
$45,040 70
52 Arkansas
$73,640
$47,370 3,630
53 Puerto Rico
$58,940
$37,960 850
See also: Highest paying industries for medical and health services managers, Top Paying Jobs in America.