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Biomedical Engineer Salary Information in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Biomedical Engineers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of biomedical engineers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$76,860
-12.63% 3.15%
2015
$86,570
-2.73% -
2014
$88,930
0.56% -
2013
$88,430
15.82% -
2012
$74,440
- -

Table 3. Compare Biomedical Engineer Salary in Buffalo-Niagara Falls with Other New York Cities

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
$94,850
Rochester
$94,810
Nassau-Suffolk
$93,270
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$88,910
Syracuse
$80,450
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$76,860



See also: Top paying jobs in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York.