MRI technologist earnings by seniority

90th percentile

Top-level MRI technologist earnings begin at:

$48.50 per hour

$100,870 per year

75th percentile

Senior-level MRI technologist earnings begin at:

$43.30 per hour

$90,050 per year

50th percentile

Mid-level MRI technologist earnings begin at:

$37.19 per hour

$77,360 per year

25th percentile

Junior-level MRI technologist earnings begin at:

$29.85 per hour

$62,090 per year

10th percentile

Starting level MRI technologist earnings begin at:

$28.42 per hour

$59,110 per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

MRI technologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Hawaii $99,460
Alaska $99,450
Washington $98,030
Oregon $95,750
Rhode Island $95,360
District of Columbia $95,220
Massachusetts $95,220
Nevada $94,800
New Jersey $89,720
New York $84,890
Connecticut $83,080
Colorado $79,810
Maryland $79,810
New Hampshire $79,530
Minnesota $79,170
Idaho $78,870
Arizona $78,620
New Mexico $77,940
Utah $77,890
Virginia $77,740
Illinois $77,590
Delaware $77,450
Wisconsin $77,450
Texas $77,380
Vermont $77,030
Georgia $75,040
Iowa $75,040
Indiana $75,040
North Carolina $75,040
Nebraska $75,040
Maine $75,000
Michigan $75,000
Missouri $75,000
Ohio $75,000
Wyoming $74,880
West Virginia $74,760
Oklahoma $74,430
Kansas $73,420
Pennsylvania $73,380
South Carolina $73,050
Florida $71,140
Kentucky $67,300
Montana $62,390
Tennessee $61,790
Alabama $61,370
North Dakota $61,340
South Dakota $61,030
Arkansas $60,550
Louisiana $60,500
Mississippi $59,930
Puerto Rico $36,700
California $102,450

How do MRI technologist salaries compare to similar careers?

MRI technologists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than registered nurses but more than registered dietitian.

Career Median Salary
Registered nurse salary $78K
Nurse educator salary $77K
Chiropractor salary $75K
Diagnostic medical sonographer salary $78K
Orthotist salary $75K
MRI technologist salary $77K
Insurance sales agent salary $50K
Respiratory therapist salary $62K
Radiologic technologist salary $61K
Registered dietitian salary $62K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)