Health Technologists and Technician Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of health technologists and technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare health technologists and technician salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Health Technologists and Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,140
25th Percentile Wage
$38,400
50th Percentile Wage
$55,940
75th Percentile Wage
$78,390
90th Percentile Wage
$99,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for health technologists and technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) health technologists and technicians is $99,810. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid health technologists and technicians is $30,140.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of health technologists and technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201655,9408.24%4.36%
201551,330-10.05%-
201456,4903.56%-
201354,4801.80%-
201253,500--

Compare Health Technologists and Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of health technologists and technicians in 13 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for health technologists and technician occupations is the miscellaneous manufacturing industry with an annual salary $65,570. The lowest paying industry is the primary metal manufacturing industry (annual salary $34,670). For detailed health technologists and technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$65,570
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$65,570
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$60,470
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$55,320
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$48,860
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$48,810
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$43,620
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$43,620
Food Manufacturing
$40,650
Animal Slaughtering and Processing
$40,530
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$38,420
Chemical Manufacturing
$38,260
Primary Metal Manufacturing
$34,670

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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