Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Cardiovascular Technologist (Cath Lab)s, experience is not a major factor in determining pay, and incremental pay growth is standard. Though starting salaries approximate $49K, they climb to $58K after five to 10 years. After 10 to 20 years, salary hovers around $65K. Salaries tend to grow less rapidly after achieving 20 years of experience, with more senior Cardiovascular Technologist (Cath Lab)s earning an average of $69K per year. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 19 percent 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. Workers in this area tend to have one to nine years of experience.