Nurse Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$35,000
$22,000
Min 10%
$35,000
Median 50%
$55,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Health First
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a nurse technician make?
The national average salary for a Nurse Technician in the U.S. is $35,611 annually or $17.12 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $55,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $22,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Nurse Technicians are in Health Care companies and Non Profits companies. Some of the states with the best Nurse Technician salaries are Hawaii, California, Wyoming, New York, and Minnesota. The typical employment for a Nurse Technician is 2.4 years.

Average Nurse Technician Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Nurse Technician in the United States is $35,611 per year or $17.12 per hour. Nurse Technicians make the most in New York, NY at about $40,967 per year. Even an entry-level Nurse Technician makes $27,000 per year in New York, NY. Some of the states with the best Nurse Technician salaries are Hawaii, California, Wyoming, New York, Minnesota, Colorado, and Oregon. Florida, Kentucky, and Tennessee have the lowest Nurse Technician salaries.

Map of Nurse Technician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Nurse Technicians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Nurse Technician Salary By Company

There is good job security in Nurse Technician positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Health Care companies and Non Profits companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Nurse Technicians at Health First and United Surgical Partners International report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like LifePoint Health or Hartford HealthCare, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Nurse Technicians.

Nurse Technician Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Nurse Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Nurse Technician can range from $31,693 to $46,591 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Nurse Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of Kentucky
Nursing Care Technician/Ukhc
04/27/2020
$29,218
University of Kentucky
Nursing Care Technician/University of Kentucky Healthcare
03/25/2020
$29,218
Kent General Hospital
Collegiate Nursing Care Technician
03/11/2020
$35,479
Travel Nurse-or or Tech, Rn
03/10/2020
$74,819
Travel Nurse-or or Tech, Rn
03/10/2020
$74,819
Travel Nurse-or or Tech, Rn
03/10/2020
$74,819
Nurse Tech-Inpatient Resource Team
03/07/2020
$32,829
University of Kentucky
Nursing Care Technician/Ukhc
03/06/2020
$29,218
Nursing Station Tech-Med/Surg/Peds-Supplemental
03/03/2020
$35,312
Kent General Hospital
Collegiate Nursing Care Technician
02/29/2020
$35,479
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