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Medical Equipment Preparers in Oregon

Want to work in Oregon as a Medical Equipment Preparer? Read this first!

13.2% Jobs Projection
$39,450 Median Salary
170 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Medical Equipment Preparers in Oregon is growing faster than average.

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

How Many Medical Equipment Preparers Work in Oregon?

In Oregon, there were 1,090 people working as Medical Equipment Preparers in the year 2018.

There were 1,170 Medical Equipment Preparers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 80 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


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


Job Projections for Oregon

Jobs for Medical Equipment Preparers in this state are growing at a rate of 13.2% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.1%.


Oregon Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 170 annual Medical Equipment Preparers job openings in Oregon, and 1,370 total jobs in the year 2026.

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

What do Medical Equipment Preparers Make in Oregon?

In 2018 wages for Medical Equipment Preparers ranged from $27,100 to $57,900 with $39,450 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $13.03 to $27.84. The median hourly rate was $18.97.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $19.16 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.19.

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


Top Oregon 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
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 600 $44,010
Eugene, OR 100 $38,940
Medford, OR 60 $35,160
Grants Pass, OR 40 $33,500
Albany, OR 30 $37,480
Corvallis, OR 30 $36,840

Top States for Medical Equipment Preparers Employment

View the list below to see 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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