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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 $127,890, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for medical and health services managers. It is followed by New York (average annual salary $119,350). 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 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
$127,890
$76,770 1,670
2 New York
$119,350
$72,100 25,850
3 California
$113,790
$58,350 34,140
4 Delaware
$112,130
$72,130 1,010
5 New Jersey
$112,120
$82,930 11,060
6 Connecticut
$111,430
$74,820 5,440
7 Rhode Island
$111,220
$69,540 1,490
8 Massachusetts
$108,980
$62,820 13,770
9 Hawaii
$108,180
$62,780 1,500
10 Nevada
$106,820
$57,880 1,980
11 Colorado
$106,700
$65,000 4,990
12 Maryland
$106,050
$70,720 10,210
13 Washington
$103,740
$56,420 6,550
14 Alaska
$102,520
$64,010 930
15 Oregon
$101,300
$59,780 4,260
16 Virginia
$100,780
$62,260 7,620
17 North Carolina
$100,190
$70,580 8,660
18 Florida
$100,120
$60,960 14,440
19 South Dakota
$100,050
$69,240 770
20 New Mexico
$99,980
$58,740 1,750
21 New Hampshire
$99,720
$64,260 1,630
22 Illinois
$99,500
$59,790 13,250
23 Minnesota
$98,460
$63,440 8,080
24 Texas
$96,830
$54,690 23,740
25 West Virginia
$95,980
$59,650 1,460
26 Nebraska
$95,060
$61,620 2,820
27 Michigan
$94,930
$57,520 10,940
28 Missouri
$94,670
$59,180 6,210
29 Utah
$94,440
$53,620 3,020
30 Arizona
$94,340
$53,980 8,100
31 North Dakota
$93,840
$57,540 910
32 Georgia
$93,700
$56,630 8,140
33 Wisconsin
$93,510
$59,070 7,380
34 Alabama
$92,070
$58,020 2,810
35 Wyoming
$91,990
$61,060 700
36 Ohio
$90,830
$60,050 15,330
37 Louisiana
$88,040
$57,340 3,860
38 Tennessee
$87,960
$54,670 9,630
39 Indiana
$87,420
$54,080 7,650
40 Pennsylvania
$86,830
$50,190 14,540
41 Montana
$86,170
$52,230 1,240
42 Maine
$85,550
$57,070 1,840
43 South Carolina
$83,820
$50,460 5,160
44 Vermont
$83,580
$55,810 760
45 Idaho
$83,190
$47,600 1,910
46 Kansas
$82,060
$55,270 3,610
47 Kentucky
$80,710
$53,810 4,710
48 Mississippi
$78,670
$47,820 2,700
49 Oklahoma
$78,360
$46,200 6,210
50 Iowa
$77,150
$52,820 6,160
51 Guam
$76,640
$48,940 70
52 Arkansas
$74,160
$48,010 4,360
53 Virgin Islands
$72,000
$44,740 90
54 Puerto Rico
$60,860
$38,670 1,070
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