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
$20,950
25th Percentile Wage
$24,190
50th Percentile Wage
$29,790
75th Percentile Wage
$36,980
90th Percentile Wage
$45,640

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 $45,640. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $29,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid health technologists and technicians is $20,950.

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 retail trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201629,7901.61%4.33%
201529,3101.64%-
201428,8300.21%-
201328,7700.94%-
201228,500--

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

The average salaries of health technologists and technicians in 13 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 clothing and clothing accessories stores industry with an annual salary $45,430. The lowest paying industry is the pharmacies and drug stores industry (annual salary $28,750). For detailed health technologists and technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores
$45,430
Shoe Stores
$45,430
Other General Merchandise Stores
$32,030
Nonstore Retailers
$31,460
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$31,430
General Merchandise Stores
$31,320
Department Stores
$29,920
Health and Personal Care Stores
$29,430
Health and Personal Care Stores
$29,430
Food and Beverage Stores
$29,140
Grocery Stores
$29,140
Direct Selling Establishments
$29,130
Pharmacies and Drug Stores
$28,750

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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