Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of medical and clinical laboratory technicians amongst Georgia 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 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,550
25th Percentile Wage
$28,030
50th Percentile Wage
$34,300
75th Percentile Wage
$42,090
90th Percentile Wage
$52,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $52,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $34,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,550.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.32
25th Percentile Wage
$13.48
50th Percentile Wage
$16.48
75th Percentile Wage
$20.23
90th Percentile Wage
$25.02

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $25.02. The median hourly salary is $16.48. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.32.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201634,300-1.55%3.50%
201534,8301.98%-
201434,140-1.17%-
201334,5404.17%-
201233,100--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in state of Georgia ranges from $26,370 to $44,040. The highest paying area for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Georgia is Columbus with a median annual salary of $44,040. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Gainesville (mean annual salary $39,350). The lowest paying area is Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $26,370.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Columbus
$44,040
Gainesville
$39,350
Savannah
$37,630
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$36,990
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$36,950
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$35,920
Brunswick
$35,690
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$34,990
Valdosta
$33,330
Albany
$32,980
Dalton
$32,920
Rome
$32,920
Athens-Clarke County
$31,980
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$26,370



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