MRI technician pay varies with the level of training, specialization, location, employer and experience.   Median annual MRI technician salaries  were about $67,000 in May 2014. The lowest 10 percent earned an MRI technician salary of less than about $46,000. The highest 10 percent earned an MRI salary more than about $92,000. According to Payscale.com, an MRI technician starting salary is about 11% lower than the median national average.


MRI technician wages in industries with the highest levels of employment in May 2014 were:

MRI Technician Wages

MRI technician salaries for top paying employers of MRI technicians in May 2014 were:

MRI Technician Salaries

MRI technician salaries by state are shown below in a US Bureau of Labor Statistics map:

MRI Technician Salaries
Information on this page summarized from:
(1)  Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Radiologic and MRI Technologists, http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/radiologic-technologists.htm
(2)  Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor,Occupational Employment Statistics,Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013, 29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists, http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes292035.htm
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