2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries
Cytotechnologists stain, mount, and study cells to detect evidence of cancer, hormonal abnormalities, and other pathological conditions following established standards and practices.
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- Average salary
- Starting salary
- Salary rank
- Salary range
- Highest paying states
- Highest paying industries
Entry-level Cytotechnologists with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $31,450 to $39,680 per year or $15 to $19 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.
We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Cytotechnologists to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.
|Highest (Top 10%)||$40||$83,700|
|Senior (Top 25%)||$33||$69,650|
|Middle (Mid 50%)||$26||$54,180|
|Junior (Bottom 25%)||$19||$39,680|
|No experience (Bottom 10%)||$15||$31,450|
Highest paying states
Another simple way to increase your salary as a Cytotechnologist is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like AK doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at AK might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.
According to BLS, the highest paid Cytotechnologists are in the states of AK, CT, NY, RI and OR.