Cardiology Technicians in the United States take home an average $17.17 per hour. A fair number claim medical and dental insurance and more than half get vision coverage. Job satisfaction for Cardiology Technicians is extremely high. Female Cardiology Technicians far outnumber their male contemporaries among survey respondents. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$24,490 - $65,466
(Median)
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$40K
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MEDIAN: $40,000
50%

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$11.60 - $25.75
(Median)
$12
$17
$26
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$40,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,154 - $55,344  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.60 - $25.75  
   
Overtime
$26.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
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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$24,154 - $55,344  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | 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

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Cardiology Technician

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


Cardiology Technicians with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $29K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $34K. On average, Cardiology Technicians make $45K following one to two decades on the job. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $51K.

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Experience Affects Cardiology Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%

Experienced
up arrow 22%

National Average
$37,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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