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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 $77,150, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for radiologic technologists. It is followed by California (average annual salary $76,830). 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 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
$77,150
$55,820 510
2 California
$76,830
$42,370 18,140
3 Hawaii
$73,350
$51,800 600
4 Massachusetts
$71,140
$49,970 4,210
5 Alaska
$71,020
$47,500 320
6 Oregon
$71,010
$52,290 2,170
7 Nevada
$68,960
$49,940 1,450
8 New York
$68,460
$45,520 12,320
9 Rhode Island
$67,620
$52,150 1,000
10 Maryland
$66,700
$47,470 4,050
11 Washington
$66,500
$50,770 4,060
12 New Jersey
$65,120
$45,540 5,760
13 Connecticut
$64,940
$46,580 2,200
14 Minnesota
$64,240
$46,920 4,750
15 Arizona
$63,990
$42,950 3,560
16 Colorado
$62,640
$43,240 3,620
17 Illinois
$61,970
$42,850 6,990
18 New Hampshire
$59,310
$43,350 840
19 Vermont
$59,240
$43,480 420
20 Virginia
$58,040
$40,600 4,880
21 Maine
$57,850
$42,300 1,050
22 Delaware
$57,630
$42,590 680
23 Wisconsin
$57,290
$42,610 4,260
24 Texas
$57,250
$37,940 15,870
25 New Mexico
$57,070
$41,440 1,160
26 North Carolina
$56,240
$40,790 7,350
27 Utah
$55,450
$39,310 1,380
28 Florida
$55,160
$36,590 12,620
29 Idaho
$54,960
$41,440 810
30 Ohio
$54,870
$41,420 8,310
31 Wyoming
$54,600
$40,010 410
32 Georgia
$54,400
$38,790 5,280
33 Pennsylvania
$54,300
$37,100 10,510
34 Indiana
$54,250
$40,440 4,350
35 Montana
$53,920
$40,540 810
36 Michigan
$53,870
$36,200 6,390
37 North Dakota
$52,850
$40,320 610
38 Missouri
$52,840
$38,960 4,270
39 Oklahoma
$52,170
$35,160 2,470
40 Nebraska
$51,990
$34,770 1,530
41 Kansas
$51,940
$37,180 2,040
42 South Carolina
$51,430
$35,140 3,600
43 Iowa
$50,960
$38,180 2,150
44 Kentucky
$50,530
$35,770 3,810
45 Tennessee
$50,020
$36,170 4,270
46 South Dakota
$49,510
$35,710 860
47 Louisiana
$49,040
$33,810 2,680
48 West Virginia
$47,580
$32,630 1,670
49 Mississippi
$47,370
$32,860 2,130
50 Alabama
$46,440
$33,220 3,550
51 Arkansas
$46,260
$33,040 2,440
52 Guam
$46,070
$23,360 70
53 Puerto Rico
$23,630
$16,860 1,450
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