Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary Information in New Jersey

The average annual and hourly salaries for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in the state of New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of medical and clinical laboratory technicians among New Jersey metropolitan areas 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 New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,890
25th Percentile Wage
$41,680
50th Percentile Wage
$51,160
75th Percentile Wage
$59,760
90th Percentile Wage
$66,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $66,230. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,890.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.29
25th Percentile Wage
$20.04
50th Percentile Wage
$24.60
75th Percentile Wage
$28.73
90th Percentile Wage
$31.84

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $31.84. The median hourly salary is $24.60. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.29.

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
201651,1605.81%3.87%
201548,190-5.89%-
201451,0302.31%-
201349,8501.34%-
201249,180--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in some New Jersey cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in state of New Jersey ranges from $40,060 to $54,260. The highest paying area for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in New Jersey is Camden with a median annual salary of $54,260. The second highest paying city/area in New Jersey State is Trenton-Ewing (mean annual salary $53,080). The lowest paying area is Wilmington with a median annual salary of $40,060.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Camden
$54,260
Trenton-Ewing
$53,080
Atlantic City-Hammonton
$51,080
Edison-New Brunswick
$44,660
Wilmington
$40,060



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