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Medical Equipment Preparers in Connecticut

Is Connecticut a good place for you to work as a Medical Equipment Preparer?

4.8% Jobs Projection
$39,080 Median Salary
50 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Medical Equipment Preparers in Connecticut are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Medical Equipment Preparers in Connecticut is growing slower than average.

  • Medical Equipment Preparers in Connecticut earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Medical Equipment Preparers Work in Connecticut?

540 people worked as Medical Equipment Preparers in 2018 in this state.

There were 500 Medical Equipment Preparers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 600 Medical Equipment Preparers working in it, which means Connecticut has fewer Medical Equipment Preparers than average.


Job Projections for Connecticut

Jobs for Medical Equipment Preparers in this state are growing at a rate of 4.8% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.1%.


Connecticut Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 50 annual job openings, and a total of 440 jobs for Connecticut Medical Equipment Preparers in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 7,600 annual jobs and 60,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Medical Equipment Preparers Make in Connecticut?

In 2018 wages for Medical Equipment Preparers ranged from $26,640 to $52,490 with $39,080 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $12.81 to $25.23. The median hourly rate was $18.79.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $18.82 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.03.

The median salary in Connecticut is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Connecticut Metros for Medical Equipment Preparers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Medical Equipment Preparers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Springfield, MA-CT 190 $39,920
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 190 $41,120
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 120 $33,710
Worcester, MA-CT 120 $47,350

Top States for Medical Equipment Preparers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Medical Equipment Preparers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 6,300 $46,050
New York 3,600 $43,680
Texas 3,210 $32,030
Florida 2,920 $31,080
New Jersey 2,810 $38,680
Illinois 2,570 $36,770
Pennsylvania 2,160 $33,510
Michigan 1,930 $35,450
North Carolina 1,860 $30,770
Ohio 1,850 $34,030
Georgia 1,610 $34,300
Missouri 1,540 $30,890
Alabama 1,490 $27,230
Washington 1,460 $39,990
Massachusetts 1,370 $43,370
Virginia 1,330 $33,150
Arizona 1,320 $35,570
Minnesota 1,270 $43,790
Colorado 1,160 $39,160
Maryland 1,130 $39,780

Below are the states where Medical Equipment Preparers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $46,050
Alaska $45,350
Nevada $44,940
Minnesota $43,790
New York $43,680
Massachusetts $43,370
Rhode Island $43,170
Hawaii $41,810
Delaware $41,690
District of Columbia $40,180

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