Dialysis Equipment Technician Salary

Dialysis Equipment Technicians in the United States can expect wages of $16.99 per hour on average. Almost all enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Dialysis Equipment Technicians who answered the questionnnaire. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$11.11 - $22.50
(Median)
$11
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $16.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.11 - $22.50  
   
Overtime
$12.38 - $38.84  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,192  
   
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).
)
$23,669 - $48,506  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 47
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Dialysis Equipment Technician

Dialysis equipment technicians generally work in hospital settings and are responsible for ensuring that dialysis equipment is always performing optimally, which involves both routing-cleaning and disinfection. When problems arise with equipment, these technicians may do some basic troubleshooting or escalate the problem to the manufacturer so the machine can be repaired or replaced. They may also work directly with patients and oversee the dialysis process under the supervision of a registered nurse.

Read More...

Dialysis Equipment Technician Tasks

  • 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.

Dialysis Equipment Technician Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Dialysis Equipment Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 8%
ADVERTISEMENT