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Highest Paying States for Nuclear Medicine Technologists

The highest paying states for nuclear medicine 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 nuclear medicine technologists in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $107,160, California is the highest paying state for nuclear medicine technologists. It is followed by Washington (average annual salary $91,210). 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 nuclear medicine technologists in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 California
$107,160
$79,130 1,600
2 Washington
$91,210
$69,410 380
3 Hawaii
$90,940
$64,170 80
4 New Jersey
$88,440
$69,440 550
5 District of Columbia
$87,880
$66,940 50
6 Connecticut
$86,020
$57,710 210
7 Nevada
$85,170
$60,910 130
8 Oregon
$85,130
$67,140 150
9 Minnesota
$81,290
$65,820 240
10 New York
$80,520
$61,460 1,260
11 Rhode Island
$80,390
$59,630 40
12 Massachusetts
$80,280
$55,750 730
13 Maryland
$80,080
$60,180 420
14 Colorado
$79,200
$57,870 260
15 Arizona
$79,040
$63,630 290
16 Delaware
$78,860
$63,630 60
17 New Hampshire
$76,480
$56,770 60
18 New Mexico
$76,090
$60,090 120
19 Texas
$75,950
$49,310 1,330
20 Illinois
$75,160
$57,040 780
21 Wisconsin
$75,120
$57,280 310
22 Maine
$74,990
$56,260 70
23 Montana
$72,940
$56,950 50
24 Idaho
$72,760
$60,000 90
25 Utah
$72,240
$53,980 130
26 Kansas
$71,970
$53,900 140
27 Georgia
$71,260
$53,810 490
28 Florida
$71,050
$53,040 1,660
29 Iowa
$70,860
$54,500 150
30 Indiana
$70,120
$52,730 390
31 Ohio
$69,750
$54,210 910
32 Missouri
$69,710
$52,900 410
33 Pennsylvania
$69,010
$49,500 900
34 South Carolina
$68,910
$51,790 270
35 Arkansas
$68,820
$52,970 180
36 Virginia
$68,810
$52,810 750
37 Michigan
$67,940
$51,410 710
38 Mississippi
$67,000
$44,810 230
39 Louisiana
$66,890
$47,210 420
40 Nebraska
$66,060
$53,430 130
41 North Carolina
$65,150
$52,730 530
42 Tennessee
$65,090
$34,530 670
43 Oklahoma
$64,290
$46,420 320
44 Kentucky
$63,680
$49,710 290
45 Alabama
$61,660
$42,820 350
46 West Virginia
$59,390
$43,540 150
47 South Dakota
$58,050
$37,170 150
48 Puerto Rico
$36,160
$26,440 150

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of nuclear medicine technologists in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for nuclear medicine technologists, Top Paying Jobs in America.