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Highest Paying States for Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

The highest paying states for magnetic resonance imaging technologists (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 magnetic resonance imaging technologists in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $88,790, Nevada is the highest paying state for magnetic resonance imaging technologists. It is followed by District of Columbia (average annual salary $88,050). 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 magnetic resonance imaging technologists in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Nevada
$88,790
$66,390 400
2 District of Columbia
$88,050
$66,580 80
3 Hawaii
$86,800
$54,050 100
4 Massachusetts
$86,540
$56,900 1,020
5 Oregon
$85,360
$57,660 350
6 California
$83,290
$53,730 3,060
7 Washington
$81,830
$40,480 940
8 New Jersey
$78,540
$65,580 850
9 Colorado
$76,650
$61,690 450
10 Alaska
$75,860
$57,860 50
11 Connecticut
$75,840
$51,620 440
12 New York
$75,310
$52,970 1,550
13 Arizona
$75,100
$37,000 890
14 Rhode Island
$74,980
$50,990 160
15 Maryland
$74,720
$53,310 820
16 Delaware
$73,500
$58,950 140
17 Maine
$72,730
$56,700 110
18 Minnesota
$72,710
$57,500 670
19 New Hampshire
$72,150
$55,460 170
20 Illinois
$71,060
$46,380 1,410
21 Virginia
$69,690
$50,990 850
22 New Mexico
$69,150
$53,880 220
23 Texas
$68,660
$52,840 2,770
24 Wisconsin
$68,370
$53,130 950
25 Idaho
$64,840
$48,890 140
26 Pennsylvania
$64,430
$48,870 1,180
27 North Carolina
$64,310
$51,640 1,000
28 Florida
$64,220
$50,690 3,480
29 South Carolina
$64,050
$47,880 390
30 Kentucky
$64,020
$50,560 370
31 Nebraska
$63,380
$51,350 140
32 Utah
$63,210
$44,950 210
33 Ohio
$62,810
$51,250 1,420
34 West Virginia
$62,630
$44,630 190
35 Montana
$62,460
$43,300 160
36 Indiana
$62,180
$42,310 960
37 Georgia
$62,090
$36,770 1,100
38 Oklahoma
$62,050
$41,600 320
39 Kansas
$61,660
$50,560 200
40 Missouri
$61,460
$44,200 1,230
41 Michigan
$61,060
$39,640 1,650
42 Alabama
$60,560
$46,480 520
43 North Dakota
$59,550
$43,630 110
44 Iowa
$59,090
$43,850 280
45 South Dakota
$58,560
$45,270 130
46 Tennessee
$58,120
$39,860 1,350
47 Mississippi
$57,080
$42,200 380
48 Louisiana
$56,520
$37,430 730
49 Arkansas
$52,240
$37,870 350
50 Puerto Rico
$32,710
$18,840 260
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