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Highest Paying States for Radiologic Technologists

The highest paying states for radiologic 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 radiologic technologists in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $76,420, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for radiologic technologists. It is followed by California (average annual salary $75,230). 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 radiologic technologists in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Radiologic Technologists

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$76,420
$55,010 550
2 California
$75,230
$39,300 17,800
3 Massachusetts
$69,490
$47,250 4,340
4 Oregon
$68,970
$49,830 2,110
5 Hawaii
$68,510
$43,610 670
6 Nevada
$67,590
$47,800 1,390
7 Alaska
$67,460
$46,610 340
8 Washington
$67,170
$51,000 4,110
9 New York
$67,060
$45,050 12,990
10 Connecticut
$64,810
$45,640 2,220
11 Maryland
$64,780
$45,500 4,210
12 New Jersey
$64,710
$45,740 5,690
13 Rhode Island
$64,160
$46,720 820
14 Minnesota
$63,510
$46,200 4,540
15 Arizona
$62,920
$42,040 3,570
16 Colorado
$62,500
$43,300 3,320
17 Illinois
$61,530
$42,640 6,990
18 New Hampshire
$60,390
$43,910 750
19 Delaware
$59,460
$43,990 620
20 New Mexico
$57,700
$42,760 1,280
21 Virginia
$57,620
$39,290 4,670
22 Maine
$57,350
$43,110 1,030
23 Wisconsin
$56,450
$41,900 4,140
24 North Carolina
$55,870
$40,800 7,440
25 Texas
$55,500
$36,340 15,700
26 Pennsylvania
$55,360
$36,860 10,120
27 Utah
$54,130
$39,050 1,470
28 Indiana
$53,920
$40,010 4,370
29 Wyoming
$53,860
$40,080 400
30 Ohio
$53,460
$39,710 8,760
31 Montana
$53,170
$39,970 790
32 Florida
$53,080
$34,780 12,750
33 Michigan
$52,680
$38,080 6,440
34 Idaho
$52,570
$39,660 820
35 Missouri
$51,940
$38,220 4,080
36 Nebraska
$51,740
$34,730 1,610
37 North Dakota
$51,410
$38,920 590
38 Georgia
$51,100
$36,010 5,030
39 Kansas
$50,540
$36,290 1,930
40 South Carolina
$50,420
$34,710 3,390
41 Oklahoma
$50,380
$34,430 2,360
42 Kentucky
$49,970
$34,800 4,050
43 Iowa
$49,800
$35,430 2,180
44 Tennessee
$49,790
$35,660 5,060
45 South Dakota
$48,580
$34,860 860
46 Louisiana
$47,520
$33,060 2,700
47 Mississippi
$46,620
$33,370 2,040
48 Alabama
$46,600
$32,860 3,490
49 Arkansas
$46,550
$33,390 2,070
50 West Virginia
$46,430
$32,220 1,610
51 Guam
$40,770
$31,640 50
52 Puerto Rico
$23,690
$16,800 1,510
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