MRI technician pay varies with the level of training, specialization, location, employer and experience.   Median annual MRI technician salaries  were about $69,900 in May 2017.  The lowest 10 percent earned an MRI technician salary of less than about $48,600.  The highest 10 percent earned an MRI salary more than about $97,500.  According to, an MRI technician starting salary is about 11% lower than the median national average.

MRI technician salaries for top paying employers of MRI technicians in May 2017 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,  Radiologic and MRI Technologists,
(2)  Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor,Occupational Employment Statistics,Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2017, 29-2035 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists,
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