The salary statistics of diagnostic related technologists and technicians are shown in Table 1. The average hourly salary of diagnostic related technologists and technicians in the United States is shown in Table 2. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of diagnostic related technologists and technicians within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The diagnostic related technologists and technicians annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$39,160|
|25th Percentile Wage||$49,830|
|50th Percentile Wage||$62,350|
|75th Percentile Wage||$76,970|
|90th Percentile Wage||$93,240|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for diagnostic related technologists and technicians. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) diagnostic related technologists and technicians is $93,240. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,160. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 138% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of diagnostic related technologists and technicians from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of diagnostic related technologists and technicians in 12 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for diagnostic related technologists and technicians occupations is the wholesale trade sector with an annual salary $71,880. The lowest paying sector is the manufacturing sector (annual salary $45,560).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |