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Allied Travel June 12, 2024

By Sam MacKay

The Top-5 Highest Paying States for Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Offering exciting nuclear medicine technologist opportunities at top facilities across the country, AMN Healthcare delivers unmatched freedom to choose where, when, and how you work as you navigate your career.

With so many options to choose from, it’s important to consider specific details—like earning potential—which can help inform your decision on where to head for your next assignment. While pay rates can vary depending on the location, facility, and other factors, we’ve compiled the top-5 states in average pay for nuclear med techs.

The 5 Best States in Earning Potential for Nuclear Medicine Technologists

  1. New York

Nuclear med techs traveling to New York can immerse themselves in the electrifying energy the Big Apple, with its iconic skyline, diverse culinary scene, and endless entertainment options, or venture out to the natural beauty of the Adirondack Mountains, historic Saratoga Springs, and Lake George. The Empire State can balance your personal and career aspirations with compensation to support a lifestyle of adventure, paying an average of $3,227.09 in weekly gross pay. 

  1. California

Many describe California as an oasis due to the mild Mediterranean climate, and duality of the calm mountains and beaches. This state is known for some of its neighborhoods such as Hollywood, the epicenter of global entertainment, and Bay Areas, Silicon Valley, synonymous with technological innovation. California offers their nuclear med techs an average of $2,951.77 in gross weekly pay.

  1. Arizona

Nuclear med techs on assignment in Arizona can marvel at the awe-inspiring Grand Canyon, explore the vibrant arts scene of Sedona amidst its iconic red rock formations, and relax in the luxurious resorts of Scottsdale. With its diverse landscapes, rich Native American history, and endless outdoor adventure opportunities, Arizona promises an unforgettable experience for both professional advancement and personal enjoyment, earning travelers on average $2,921.00 in weekly gross pay.

  1. North Dakota

From its rolling plains to its famous Badlands, North Dakota’s rugged spirit is perfect for nuclear medicine techs who cherish the simple things in life. With an array of facilities and locations for laboratory professionals, this beautiful state could be the ideal next stop in your healthcare career amongst the friendly folks of the Midwest. The Peace Garden State also offers incredible earning potential, paying on average $2,881.34 in weekly gross pay. 

  1. Pennsylvania

Nuclear med techs in Pennsylvania can explore the rich history of Philadelphia, home to the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, or immerse themselves in the stunning natural beauty of the Pocono Mountains. Whether enjoying the vibrant arts scene in Pittsburgh or experiencing the serene Amish countryside in Lancaster, Pennsylvania offers a diverse array of attractions for both cultural enrichment and relaxation, while earning travelers an average of $2,867.41 in weekly gross pay.

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Whichever state you choose, you’ll discover a vast array of exciting opportunities to fit your personal and professional goals. AMN Healthcare is ready to build a partnership of success and match you with your dream assignment.

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