Biomedical Engineer Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for biomedical engineers in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of biomedical engineers among New York metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Biomedical Engineers in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,970
25th Percentile Wage
$69,710
50th Percentile Wage
$87,270
75th Percentile Wage
$116,160
90th Percentile Wage
$150,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biomedical engineers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $150,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $56,970.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27.39
25th Percentile Wage
$33.51
50th Percentile Wage
$41.96
75th Percentile Wage
$55.85
90th Percentile Wage
$72.58

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for biomedical engineers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $72.58. The median hourly salary is $41.96. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27.39.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of biomedical engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201687,2705.03%3.53%
201582,880-3.76%-
201486,0008.94%-
201378,310-7.51%-
201284,190--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Biomedical Engineers in New York Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of biomedical engineers in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of biomedical engineers in state of New York ranges from $76,860 to $95,710. The highest paying area for biomedical engineers in New York is New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island with a median annual salary of $95,710. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is Nassau-Suffolk (mean annual salary $93,270). The lowest paying area is Buffalo-Niagara Falls with a median annual salary of $76,860.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$95,710
Nassau-Suffolk
$93,270
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$88,910
Syracuse
$80,450
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$76,860


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