How Much Do Medical Equipment Repairers Make in 2021 (including Starting Salary)

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2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries

Medical Equipment Repairers

Medical Equipment Repairers test, adjust, or repair biomedical or electromedical equipment.

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Table of contents
  1. Average salary
  2. Starting salary
  3. Salary rank
  4. Salary range
  5. Highest paying states
  6. Highest paying industries

Average salary

Annual salary
$55090 per year
Hourly wage
$26 per hour

Starting salary

Entry-level annual salary
$31,180 to $38,700 per year
Entry-level hourly wage
$15 to $19 per hour

Entry-level Medical Equipment Repairers with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $31,180 to $38,700 per year or $15 to $19 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.

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Salary rank

Salary rank

We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Medical Equipment Repairers 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.

Salary range

Level Hourly Annual
Highest (Top 10%) $41 $84,720
Senior (Top 25%) $33 $67,930
Middle (Mid 50%) $25 $51,610
Junior (Bottom 25%) $19 $38,700
No experience (Bottom 10%) $15 $31,180

Highest paying states

State Hourly Annual
OR $36 $74,350
WA $33 $68,180
AK $32 $66,930
NJ $31 $65,090
CA $31 $64,450
NY $31 $63,780
CO $30 $62,710
NC $30 $61,730
DC $29 $60,790
ME $29 $60,010

Another simple way to increase your salary as a Medical Equipment Repairer is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like OR doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at OR might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.

According to BLS, the highest paid Medical Equipment Repairers are in the states of OR, WA, AK, NJ and CA.

Highest paying industries

Salary by industry Annual Hourly
Local Government $72390 $34.80
Scientific Research and Development Services $67070 $32.25
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals $64340 $30.93
Federal Executive Branch $64190 $30.86
Management of Companies and Enterprises $63350 $30.46
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools $63170 $30.37
Facilities Support Services $62240 $29.93
Computer Systems Design and Related Services $62010 $29.81
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing $61450 $29.55
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing $60570 $29.12
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services $59960 $28.83
Offices of Other Health Practitioners $57140 $27.47
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers $56590 $27.21
Outpatient Care Centers $55300 $26.59
Specialty Hospitals $55140 $26.51
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services $54880 $26.39
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers $54740 $26.32
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods $54160 $26.04
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance $53950 $25.94
Employment Services $50980 $24.51
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services $48120 $23.14
Offices of Dentists $46340 $22.28
Health and Personal Care Stores $45710 $21.98
Offices of Physicians $44640 $21.46
Home Health Care Services $44500 $21.40
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories $41810 $20.10
Rental and Leasing Services $40910 $19.67
State Government $37010 $17.79

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