Cardiovascular Technologist Salary

The average Cardiovascular Technologist in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $25.16 per hour. Pay generally varies between $17.10 per hour and $34.46. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Female Cardiovascular Technologists are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (64 percent) are women. A strong majority enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$28,383 - $68,480
(Median)
$28K
$52K
$68K
MEDIAN: $52,407
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$17.10 - $34.46
(Median)
$17
$25
$34
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$28,383 - $68,480  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,521  
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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$34,356 - $74,116  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 56
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$17.10 - $34.46  
   
Overtime
$23.27 - $52.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,521  
   
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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$34,356 - $74,116  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 242
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Job Description for Cardiovascular Technologist

  • Prepare and position patients for invasive heart procedures.
  • Monitor gauges, recorder and video screens of computer system during imaging of cardiovascular system.
  • Conduct cardiovascular tests to record patients' cardiac activity using specialized electronic test equipment, recording devices and laboratory instruments.
  • Prepare reports of diagnostic procedures for interpretation by physician.

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Pay by Experience Level for Cardiovascular Technologist

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


Cardiovascular Technologists do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $50K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $58K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Cardiovascular Technologists make a median salary of $64K. Cardiovascular Technologists who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $67K on average.

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Experience Affects Cardiovascular Technologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$54,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 19%
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