Dialysis Technician Salary (United States)

A Dialysis Technician earns an average wage of $14.13 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Dialysis Technician Salary (?
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$22,510 - $44,162
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MEDIAN: $31,803
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Dialysis Technician Salary (?
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$10.30 - $18.33
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$22,510 - $44,162  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $970  
Profit Sharing
$20.00 - $2,000  
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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$21,972 - $40,475  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 56
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.30 - $18.33  
   
Overtime
$12.46 - $29.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $970  
   
Profit Sharing
$20.00 - $2,000  
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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$21,972 - $40,475  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 734
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Job Description for Dialysis Technician

A dialysis technician helps maintain the machines, equipment, systems and anything else that deal with the dialysis machines at an area medical facility. The work would be primarily physical but would also some mental aspects to it.
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Dialysis Technician Tasks
  • Monitor dialysis procedure to ensure patient safety and that equipment is operating properly.
  • Prepare patients physically for dialysis and explain dialysis equipment and procedures.
  • Operate dialysis machines to treat patients who have kidney or renal failure.

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Pay by Experience Level for Dialysis Technician

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Pay Difference By Location

New York
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Raleigh
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Atlanta
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Memphis
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Dayton
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Columbus
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Cleveland
up arrow 7%
Philadelphia
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Baltimore
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Milwaukee
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Detroit
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National Average
$30,000
Los Angeles
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Houston
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Chicago
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Louisville
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Dialysis Technician Reviews

What is it like working as a Dialysis Technician?
Dialysis Technician in Mescalero:
"Rewarding."
Pros: Helping people live longer and to feel better.
Cons: When a patient gets sick or passes away.

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Experience Affects Dialysis Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%
Mid-Career
up arrow 7%
National Average
$30,000

Skills That Affect Dialysis Technician Salaries

Dialysis
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National Average
$30,000
Phlebotomy
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CNA
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
78%
female alumni
 
Male
22%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 19%
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