Cardiovascular Technologist Salary

Earnings for Cardiovascular Technologists in the United States come in at around $25.74 per hour on average. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career duration. The majority of Cardiovascular Technologists claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Cardiovascular Technologists making up 76 percent. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$37,440 - $85,563
$37K
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MEDIAN: $51,492
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$17.33 - $35.82
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$0$85K
Salary $37,440 - $85,563
Bonus $1,000
Total Pay (?
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$36,692 - $79,092
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 64
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $17.33 - $35.82
Overtime $22.30 - $54.73
Annual Data $0$79K
Bonus $1,000
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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$36,692 - $79,092
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 265

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Job Description for Cardiovascular Technologist

Cardiovascular technologists provide support and help to a doctor in the diagnoses of adults and children with heart problems. Some of the procedures the cardiovascular technologist will encounter include EKG monitoring, stress test monitoring, and pacemaker monitoring.

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Cardiovascular Technologist Tasks

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

Common Career Paths for Cardiovascular Technologist


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Cardiovascular Technologists sometimes move into a Cardiac Sonographer role, where the salary is similar.

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Pay by Experience Level for Cardiovascular Technologist

Pay by Experience for a Cardiovascular Technologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Cardiovascular Technologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 161 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cardiovascular Technologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Cardiovascular Technologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 65 salaries. A Cardiovascular Technologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 28 salaries.

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Key Stats for Cardiovascular Technologist

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Cardiovascular Technologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲28%

Experienced
▲18%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Skills That Affect Cardiovascular Technologist Salaries

Cardiology
▲14%

National Average
$55,000

Intra-operative Monitoring
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 17%
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