Nuclear Medicine Technologists Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of nuclear medicine technologists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare nuclear medicine technologists salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,510
25th Percentile Wage
$60,400
50th Percentile Wage
$68,050
75th Percentile Wage
$79,710
90th Percentile Wage
$87,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nuclear medicine technologists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) nuclear medicine technologists is $87,150. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $68,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid nuclear medicine technologists is $55,510.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of nuclear medicine technologists in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,0502.47%1.37%
201566,370-0.69%-
201466,8300.15%-
201366,730-0.58%-
201267,120--

Compare Nuclear Medicine Technologists Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of nuclear medicine technologists in six industries in the federal, state, and local government sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for nuclear medicine technologists occupations is the state government, including schools and hospitals industry with an annual salary $74,130. The lowest paying industry is the federal government, including usps industry (annual salary $67,150). For detailed nuclear medicine technologists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
State government, including schools and hospitals
$74,130
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$71,250
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$70,710
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$68,050
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$67,150
Federal government, including USPS
$67,150

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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