Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary Information in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,260
25th Percentile Wage
$34,370
50th Percentile Wage
$41,100
75th Percentile Wage
$46,900
90th Percentile Wage
$50,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical and clinical laboratory technicians in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $50,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $28,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical and clinical laboratory technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$41,100
6.35% 14.82%
2015
$38,490
2.31% -
2014
$37,600
4.20% -
2013
$36,020
2.80% -
2012
$35,010
- -

Table 3. Compare Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technician Salary in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area with Other West Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $41,100 in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area 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 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area is 9.0 percent (9.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Cumberland and 16.8 percent (16.8%) 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 Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia.