Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare medical and clinical laboratory technician salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,620
25th Percentile Wage
$31,350
50th Percentile Wage
$40,780
75th Percentile Wage
$52,590
90th Percentile Wage
$64,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in the industry sector of educational services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) medical and clinical laboratory technicians is $64,280. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid medical and clinical laboratory technicians is $24,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$40,780
1.40% 7.04%
2015
$40,210
5.45% -
2014
$38,020
-1.26% -
2013
$38,500
1.53% -
2012
$37,910
- -

Compare Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in eleven industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for medical and clinical laboratory technician occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $58,200. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges - local government owned industry (annual salary $33,220). For detailed medical and clinical laboratory technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$58,200
Educational Services - Local government owned
$48,340
Educational Services - Privately owned
$45,770
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$45,760
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$40,870
Junior colleges - State government owned
$40,840
Educational Services
$40,780
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$37,930
Educational Services - State government owned
$36,970
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$36,840
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$33,220

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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