Health Technologists and Technician Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Health Technologists and Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,570
25th Percentile Wage
$25,060
50th Percentile Wage
$30,560
75th Percentile Wage
$37,890
90th Percentile Wage
$47,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for health technologists and technicians in the industry sector of retail trade. 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 $47,400. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $30,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid health technologists and technicians is $21,570.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of health technologists and technicians in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$30,560
2.52% 6.74%
2016
$29,790
1.61% -
2015
$29,310
1.64% -
2014
$28,830
0.21% -
2013
$28,770
0.94% -
2012
$28,500
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Compare Health Technologists and Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of health technologists and technicians in 16 industries in the retail trade 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 shoe stores industry with an annual salary $43,630. The lowest paying industry is the gasoline stations industry (annual salary $27,210). For detailed health technologists and technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Shoe Stores
$43,630
Nonstore Retailers
$33,070
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$33,020
General Merchandise Stores
$32,470
Other General Merchandise Stores
$32,030
Health and Personal Care Stores
$30,190
Health and Personal Care Stores
$30,190
Department Stores
$29,920
Food and Beverage Stores
$29,850
Food and Beverage Stores
$29,850
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores
$29,620
Pharmacies and Drug Stores
$29,530
Grocery Stores
$29,140
Direct Selling Establishments
$29,130
Gasoline Stations
$27,210
Gasoline Stations
$27,210

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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