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Highest Paying States for Other Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers

The highest paying states for other healthcare practitioners and technical workers (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 healthcare practitioners and technical workers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $91,970, Maryland is the highest paying state for other healthcare practitioners and technical workers. It is followed by New Jersey (average annual salary $90,530). 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 healthcare practitioners and technical workers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Other Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Maryland
$91,970
$41,670 1,900
2 New Jersey
$90,530
$46,320 230
3 District of Columbia
$87,200
$32,690 100
4 Puerto Rico
$74,740
$29,400 110
5 New York
$74,180
$30,010 810
6 California
$70,960
$40,140 3,960
7 Pennsylvania
$70,670
$33,690 1,060
8 Massachusetts
$66,610
$32,340 560
9 Wyoming
$65,790
$39,190 40
10 Hawaii
$64,300
$32,400 100
11 Rhode Island
$63,270
$34,050 160
12 Connecticut
$61,160
$40,650 830
13 Alaska
$60,690
$43,540 140
14 Washington
$59,020
$41,030 950
15 New Hampshire
$57,860
$32,940 420
16 Ohio
$56,890
$28,460 560
17 Idaho
$56,700
$29,810 80
18 Maine
$56,610
$28,170 40
19 Minnesota
$56,290
$37,240 850
20 Georgia
$56,100
$28,430 1,140
21 Delaware
$53,740
$28,380 90
22 Texas
$51,640
$27,140 2,020
23 Oregon
$50,010
$32,810 900
24 Tennessee
$49,360
$25,610 2,420
25 North Carolina
$48,790
$26,450 590
26 North Dakota
$48,380
$29,360 50
27 New Mexico
$47,130
$38,690 280
28 Nevada
$46,100
$26,520 320
29 Florida
$45,740
$24,730 1,750
30 Wisconsin
$45,520
$19,270 1,010
31 Montana
$45,430
$26,060 110
32 Missouri
$44,600
$25,940 720
33 Arkansas
$43,720
$21,120 510
34 Colorado
$43,630
$19,920 500
35 Kentucky
$43,590
$28,120 270
36 Louisiana
$43,560
$21,380 1,670
37 Iowa
$42,450
$24,590 360
38 Utah
$42,090
$27,590 410
39 Illinois
$40,900
$21,900 1,720
40 South Carolina
$40,670
$27,000 40
41 Vermont
$40,670
$32,050 60
42 Michigan
$40,200
$26,120 390
43 Arizona
$39,480
$25,170 810
44 Virginia
$38,850
$23,500 980
45 Kansas
$38,550
$24,610 270
46 West Virginia
$38,340
$29,370 40
47 Indiana
$34,450
$24,960 1,120
48 Oklahoma
$32,790
$24,970 350
49 Nebraska
$32,410
$19,390 120
50 Alabama
$31,370
$21,560 630
51 Mississippi
$29,370
$20,310 220
See also: Highest paying industries for other healthcare practitioners and technical workers, Top Paying Jobs in America.