Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
In most cases, Cardiovascular Technologist (Cath Lab)s can expect only incremental pay growth as they advance in their careers. Starting out, salaries fall in the $49K range but grow to $58K after five to 10 years. Those who spend a decent amount of time in this profession—one to two decades—usually make about $65K. As Cardiovascular Technologist (Cath Lab)s reach 20 years on the job, salary increases slow down a bit, averaging $69K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up around one in five of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise 5 percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 16 percent. Age distribution in this workforce is concentrated between one and nine years of experience; a majority of respondents fall in this range.