Entry-Level Dialysis Technician Salary (United States)

Salaries for Entry-Level Dialysis Technicians sit in the ballpark of $12.93 per hour. Geographic location and the specific employer each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and more than half get vision benefits. Most Entry-Level Dialysis Technicians are women (78 percent). Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Dialysis Technicians is high. Replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire form the basis for this summary.
Entry-Level Dialysis Technician Salary (?
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$21,700 - $40,732
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MEDIAN: $29,992
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Entry-Level Dialysis Technician Salary (?
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$9.96 - $16.36
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$21,700 - $40,732  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $976  
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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$20,916 - $35,742  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 44
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.96 - $16.36  
   
Overtime
$7.83 - $26.18  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $976  
   
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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$20,916 - $35,742  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 466
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Popular Employer Salaries for Entry-Level Dialysis Technician

Though Fresinius leads the field in terms of pay with a median salary of $28,106, employees there receive a range of salaries, from $19,118 on the low end all the way up to $41K.
Employees at DaVita Inc. take home the smallest paychecks, and $27,061 is the median salary. Furthermore, range in pay is narrow, with salaries starting at $22K and quickly nearing the top at only $35K. Also approaching the lower end are Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Inc. at $27,281 and Fresinius at $28,106.

Pay Difference By Location

New York
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Atlanta
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For Entry-Level Dialysis Technicians, New York provides a pay rate that is 24 percent greater than the national average. Entry-Level Dialysis Technicians will also find cushy salaries in Atlanta (+11 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 8 percent south of the national average, can be found in Houston. Workers in Chicago and Detroit earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (-3 percent and -2 percent).

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Dialysis Technician Salaries

Dialysis
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Phlebotomy
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National Average
$28,000
CNA
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
78%
female alumni
 
Male
22%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 19%
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