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Biomedical Engineer salary in United States

How much does a Biomedical Engineer make in the United States?

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Health insurance

The average salary for a biomedical engineer is $93,295 per year in the United States. 254 salaries reported, updated at May 19, 2022.

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Top companies for Biomedical Engineers in United States

  1. Guardant Health
    28 reviews5 salaries reported
    $130,000per year
  2. $122,110per year
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Highest paying cities for Biomedical Engineers in United States

  1. Silver Spring, MD
    $124,573 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $96,477 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $96,350 per year
    17 salaries reported
  1. San Diego, CA
    $89,697 per year
    9 salaries reported
  2. Cleveland, OH
    $86,134 per year
    11 salaries reported
  3. Philadelphia, PA
    $67,144 per year
    8 salaries reported
  1. Miami, FL
    $62,139 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. New Orleans, LA
    $61,541 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Boston, MA
    $54,464 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Biomedical Engineers

  • Health insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 81 ratings

54% of Biomedical Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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