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Highest Paying States for Other Health Technologists and Technicians

The highest paying states for other health technologists and technicians (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of other health technologists and technicians in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $58,550, Alaska is the highest paying state for other health technologists and technicians. It is followed by New Mexico (average annual salary $57,600). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of other health technologists and technicians in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Other Health Technologists and Technicians

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Alaska
$58,550
$41,460 220
2 New Mexico
$57,600
$28,280 390
3 South Dakota
$54,440
$33,260 160
4 Rhode Island
$54,350
$28,110 400
5 Washington
$53,880
$33,710 2,790
6 Wisconsin
$53,290
$32,430 4,470
7 Wyoming
$52,430
$33,790 50
8 Massachusetts
$52,270
$33,750 2,060
9 Minnesota
$52,020
$32,470 1,120
10 Connecticut
$49,450
$31,760 780
11 District of Columbia
$49,400
$31,050 450
12 New Jersey
$49,230
$32,220 3,240
13 Idaho
$48,300
$29,980 340
14 Virginia
$47,480
$28,890 1,830
15 Hawaii
$47,270
$38,060 270
16 Oregon
$47,190
$32,690 1,710
17 Tennessee
$47,130
$29,050 800
18 Kansas
$46,470
$27,150 620
19 New York
$46,130
$31,870 4,780
20 Colorado
$45,850
$29,270 2,890
21 Missouri
$45,420
$25,950 2,580
22 Maine
$44,870
$31,980 410
23 California
$43,700
$32,290 23,290
24 Kentucky
$42,660
$28,220 1,550
25 New Hampshire
$42,610
$30,470 300
26 Nevada
$42,430
$32,100 1,400
27 Illinois
$42,320
$27,660 6,390
28 West Virginia
$42,130
$26,960 570
29 Vermont
$41,130
$30,140 180
30 Nebraska
$40,860
$24,340 370
31 Delaware
$40,460
$29,490 220
32 North Dakota
$40,450
$26,690 240
33 Georgia
$40,300
$26,250 3,690
34 Arizona
$40,120
$28,090 3,440
35 Maryland
$39,710
$27,230 1,750
36 Michigan
$39,700
$27,870 2,950
37 Iowa
$39,140
$27,420 1,110
38 Oklahoma
$39,130
$23,210 1,120
39 Indiana
$38,730
$26,290 2,010
40 South Carolina
$38,450
$27,480 560
41 Pennsylvania
$38,440
$27,690 4,770
42 Ohio
$37,960
$27,420 4,800
43 Alabama
$37,930
$26,090 680
44 Texas
$37,430
$24,830 9,220
45 Florida
$37,090
$25,790 10,390
46 Montana
$36,160
$25,210 310
47 Utah
$36,020
$25,260 610
48 North Carolina
$35,810
$25,840 5,410
49 Arkansas
$34,670
$24,850 990
50 Mississippi
$34,370
$21,530 870
51 Puerto Rico
$31,540
$17,390 240
52 Louisiana
$30,550
$21,270 2,760
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