Median pay for Cardiology Technicians in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $17.40 per hour. Medical benefits are awarded to a fair number, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Most Cardiology Technicians survey respondents are women (76 percent). Most Cardiology Technicians like their work and job satisfaction is high.

$25,000 - $67,000
$40K
MEDIAN: $40,000
50%

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$11.67 - $25.78
$12
$17
$26
MEDIAN: $17.40
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$40,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,289 - $54,536  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.67 - $25.78  
   
Overtime
$26.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Total Pay (?
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$24,289 - $54,536  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 52

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Job Description for Cardiology Technician

Cardiology technicians are responsible for facilitating assessments and imaging work for cardiologists and providing a pleasant experience for all patients and staff. They should work efficiently in a team setting with other technicians to complete cardiology tasks in a timely manner, and must also verify that all supplies and equipment are clean and functioning properly.

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Cardiology Technician Tasks

  • Advise physicians in diagnosis and treatment of cardiac, vascular, or blood vessel issues.
  • Monitor and document test results.
  • Operate electrocardiogram equipment to perform routine or emergency tests.

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Pay by Experience Level for Cardiology Technician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Cardiology Technicians. Cardiology Technicians in the early stages of their careers take home approximately $32K on average. The average for people in the five-to-10 year group is only a little larger at $34K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Cardiology Technicians make a median salary of $46K. Cardiology Technicians who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $50K.

Key Stats for Cardiology Technician

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
038
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Cardiology Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 29%

Experienced
up arrow 18%

National Average
$39,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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