The salary statistics of medical equipment preparers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of medical equipment preparers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The medical equipment preparers 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||$24,600|
|25th Percentile Wage||$28,830|
|50th Percentile Wage||$35,370|
|75th Percentile Wage||$43,570|
|90th Percentile Wage||$52,240|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical equipment preparers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) medical equipment preparers is $52,240. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,600. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 112% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical equipment preparers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of medical equipment preparers in 11 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 medical equipment preparers occupations is the wholesale trade sector with an annual salary $46,950. The lowest paying sector is the real estate and rental and leasing sector (annual salary $31,490).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
From the above tables we note that not only medical equipment preparers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of medical equipment preparers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $20,280 to $49,270. The highest paying state for medical equipment preparers is Nevada with a median annual salary of $49,270. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $20,280. For more salary information of medical equipment preparers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Rhode Island|| |
|New York|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |