Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of magnetic resonance imaging technologists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare magnetic resonance imaging technologists salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,940
25th Percentile Wage
$58,160
50th Percentile Wage
$69,940
75th Percentile Wage
$81,220
90th Percentile Wage
$97,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for magnetic resonance imaging technologists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) magnetic resonance imaging technologists is $97,440. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid magnetic resonance imaging technologists is $48,940.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of magnetic resonance imaging technologists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$69,940
2.33% 6.55%
2016
$68,310
1.04% -
2015
$67,600
0.84% -
2014
$67,030
1.52% -
2013
$66,010
0.98% -
2012
$65,360
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Compare Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of magnetic resonance imaging technologists in 21 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for magnetic resonance imaging technologists occupations is the specialty hospitals - privately owned industry with an annual salary $78,430. The lowest paying industry is the home health care services industry (annual salary $34,930). For detailed magnetic resonance imaging technologists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$78,430
Outpatient Care Centers
$77,140
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$76,250
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$73,090
Hospitals - State government owned
$72,290
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$71,790
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$71,540
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$70,650
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$70,150
Hospitals - Privately owned
$70,090
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$69,920
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$69,800
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$69,700
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$69,600
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$69,300
Offices of Physicians
$69,020
Specialty hospitals - State government owned
$67,930
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$67,370
Hospitals - Local government owned
$65,130
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$65,130
Home Health Care Services
$34,930

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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