Radiologic Technologists Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for radiologic technologists in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of radiologic technologists among Louisiana cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Radiologic Technologists in Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,060
25th Percentile Wage
$40,170
50th Percentile Wage
$47,520
75th Percentile Wage
$56,940
90th Percentile Wage
$64,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for radiologic technologists in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $64,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,060.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.90
25th Percentile Wage
$19.30
50th Percentile Wage
$22.84
75th Percentile Wage
$27.38
90th Percentile Wage
$30.97

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for radiologic technologists in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $30.97. The median hourly salary is $22.84. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.90.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of radiologic technologists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201647,5201.20%-0.48%
201546,950-0.62%-
201447,240-2.98%-
201348,6501.85%-
201247,750--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Radiologic Technologists in Louisiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of radiologic technologists in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of radiologic technologists in state of Louisiana ranges from $43,050 to $52,280. The highest paying area for radiologic technologists in Louisiana is New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner with a median annual salary of $52,280. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Hammond nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $51,350). The lowest paying area is Shreveport-Bossier City with a median annual salary of $43,050.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$52,280
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$51,350
Monroe
$51,160
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$50,520
Baton Rouge
$47,720
Alexandria
$47,680
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$46,410
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$45,120
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$44,860
Lafayette
$44,720
Lake Charles
$44,130
Shreveport-Bossier City
$43,050



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