Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average pay for a Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) in Chicago, Illinois is $25.46 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$58,958 - $73,698
$63K
MEDIAN: $63,346
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$17.94 - $39.88
$18
$25
$40
MEDIAN: $25.46
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$63,346  
   
Bonus
$1,750  
Total Pay (?
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$38,352 - $86,351  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$17.94 - $39.88  
   
Overtime
$37.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,750  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$38,352 - $86,351  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET)

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) Salaries

Mid-Career
▲6%

Experienced
▲5%

National Average
$59,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Skills That Affect Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) Salaries

Telemetry
▲2%

Troubleshooting
▲2%

National Average
$59,000

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼4%

Maintenance
▼6%

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None:
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