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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 $55,400, Wisconsin is the highest paying state for other health technologists and technicians. It is followed by Alaska (average annual salary $55,190). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [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 Wisconsin
$55,400
$32,610 4,160
2 Alaska
$55,190
$40,200 190
3 Minnesota
$54,130
$32,500 1,190
4 Massachusetts
$52,320
$33,710 1,790
5 South Dakota
$51,880
$29,970 130
6 Washington
$51,430
$32,810 2,870
7 Rhode Island
$51,140
$27,860 380
8 Oregon
$48,910
$32,930 1,830
9 New Jersey
$48,300
$32,940 3,240
10 Tennessee
$48,030
$29,140 820
11 Hawaii
$47,580
$40,770 490
12 Maine
$47,500
$31,400 550
13 Connecticut
$47,450
$32,310 820
14 Kentucky
$46,590
$29,550 1,670
15 New York
$46,180
$30,930 5,020
16 Idaho
$45,100
$29,040 340
17 Virginia
$45,090
$27,430 2,030
18 Missouri
$44,840
$25,940 2,380
19 Kansas
$44,760
$28,280 610
20 Nebraska
$44,570
$23,430 300
21 New Hampshire
$43,680
$28,250 300
22 California
$43,510
$31,270 21,330
23 Colorado
$43,190
$27,600 2,710
24 District of Columbia
$43,070
$25,370 440
25 Maryland
$42,850
$28,430 1,900
26 Vermont
$42,370
$29,020 180
27 Nevada
$41,530
$31,840 1,500
28 Oklahoma
$41,330
$26,020 1,150
29 Pennsylvania
$40,490
$27,860 3,640
30 Iowa
$40,020
$27,430 920
31 Delaware
$39,160
$28,070 250
32 Illinois
$39,090
$26,810 7,280
33 Arizona
$38,660
$28,000 3,940
34 Indiana
$38,570
$25,970 2,330
35 West Virginia
$38,480
$25,880 540
36 Wyoming
$38,210
$26,820 80
37 Utah
$38,020
$25,100 820
38 Michigan
$37,890
$26,720 3,210
39 Ohio
$37,810
$26,980 4,370
40 Georgia
$37,310
$25,390 3,560
41 Texas
$37,190
$23,830 8,750
42 New Mexico
$36,360
$27,130 580
43 Arkansas
$36,050
$23,830 950
44 Alabama
$35,770
$23,930 730
45 Florida
$35,690
$25,220 10,600
46 Mississippi
$35,670
$21,300 660
47 North Carolina
$34,980
$25,070 5,100
48 South Carolina
$33,770
$24,590 780
49 Montana
$32,630
$23,120 320
50 Puerto Rico
$30,250
$17,220 270
51 Louisiana
$29,350
$21,300 2,270
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