Earnings for Dialysis Equipment Technicians in the United States come in at around $17.23 per hour on average. For the most part, Dialysis Equipment Technicians enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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).
$23,761 - $48,410
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 48
Job Description for Dialysis Equipment Technician
Start equipment and observe gauges and equipment operation to detect malfunctions and to ensure equipment is operating to prescribed standards.
Disinfect and sterilize equipment using sterilizers, aerators, and washers.
Interview patients to measure their vital signs and weight before and after dialysis.
Maintain records of inventory and equipment usage.
Explain treatment procedures, in-home treatments and physicians' instructions to patients.