Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary Information in Nebraska

The average annual and hourly salaries for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in the state of Nebraska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of medical and clinical laboratory technicians among Nebraska 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 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians in Nebraska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,920
25th Percentile Wage
$29,870
50th Percentile Wage
$38,760
75th Percentile Wage
$47,230
90th Percentile Wage
$53,530

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Nebraska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $53,530. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,920.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.46
25th Percentile Wage
$14.36
50th Percentile Wage
$18.64
75th Percentile Wage
$22.71
90th Percentile Wage
$25.74

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Nebraska in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $25.74. The median hourly salary is $18.64. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.46.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201638,7601.63%14.55%
201538,1302.39%-
201437,22011.12%-
201333,080-0.12%-
201233,120--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians in Nebraska Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in some Nebraska cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in state of Nebraska ranges from $32,540 to $44,970. The highest paying area for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Nebraska is Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $44,970. The second highest paying city/area in Nebraska State is Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $41,380). The lowest paying area is Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $32,540.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$44,970
Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$41,380
Omaha-Council Bluffs
$41,310
Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$38,100
Lincoln
$34,190
Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$32,540


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