Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists Salary Information in Charleston, West Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of medical and clinical laboratory technologists in Charleston, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of medical and clinical laboratory technologists in Charleston 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 Technologists in Charleston, West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,460
25th Percentile Wage
$45,840
50th Percentile Wage
$54,730
75th Percentile Wage
$62,570
90th Percentile Wage
$73,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical and clinical laboratory technologists in Charleston, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $73,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,460.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical and clinical laboratory technologists from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$54,730
8.59% 0.00%
2014
$50,030
-9.39% -
2012
$54,730
- -

Table 3. Compare Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists Salary in Charleston with Other West Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $54,730 in Charleston is in the middle of salary range for medical and clinical laboratory technologists in state of West Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of medical and clinical laboratory technologists in Charleston is 14.3 percent (14.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Cumberland and 6.6 percent (6.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cumberland
$63,860
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$63,200
Hagerstown-Martinsburg
$62,660
Winchester
$60,890
Morgantown
$59,000
Huntington-Ashland
$56,300
Wheeling
$55,030
Charleston
$54,730
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$52,310
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$51,460
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$51,120



See also: Top paying jobs in Charleston, West Virginia.