The annual and hourly salary statistics of biomedical engineers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of biomedical engineers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$59,740|
|25th Percentile Wage||$69,990|
|50th Percentile Wage||$76,860|
|75th Percentile Wage||$89,260|
|90th Percentile Wage||$100,710|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biomedical engineers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,710. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $76,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $59,740.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of biomedical engineers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $76,860, Buffalo-Niagara Falls is the lowest paying city for biomedical engineers in state of New York, following city of New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island (median annual salary of $94,850). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of biomedical engineers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls is about 19.0 percent (19.0%) lower than that of the highest paying city New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island|| |
|New York-White Plains-Wayne|| |
|Buffalo-Niagara Falls|| |