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Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary Information in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,360
25th Percentile Wage
$35,530
50th Percentile Wage
$41,490
75th Percentile Wage
$46,430
90th Percentile Wage
$49,390

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $49,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $31,360.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.08
25th Percentile Wage
$17.07
50th Percentile Wage
$19.95
75th Percentile Wage
$22.32
90th Percentile Wage
$23.75

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $23.75. The median hourly salary is $19.95. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.08.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201641,4902.46%9.42%
201440,4703.14%-
201339,2004.13%-
201237,580--

Table 3. Compare Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna with Other West Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $41,490 in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna is in the middle of salary range for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in state of West Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna is 8.1 percent (8.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Cumberland and 17.6 percent (17.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Charleston.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cumberland
$45,150
Wheeling
$43,960
Winchester
$42,360
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$41,490
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$41,100
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$39,600
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$39,480
Huntington-Ashland
$39,300
Hagerstown-Martinsburg
$36,890
Morgantown
$35,930
Charleston
$34,200

See also: Top paying jobs in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia.