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Medical Technologist, Microbiology Salary

A Medical Technologist, Microbiology earns an average wage of $25.66 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$33,935 - $67,538
(Median)
$34K
$52K
$68K
MEDIAN: $51,505
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50%
90%

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$19.53 - $34.76
(Median)
$20
$26
$35
MEDIAN: $25.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$33,935 - $67,538  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $650  
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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$38,886 - $77,439  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 25
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$19.53 - $34.76  
   
Overtime
$3.50 - $57.00  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $650  
   
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).
)
$38,886 - $77,439  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Job Description for Medical Technologist, Microbiology

  • Maintain accurate records.
  • Perform complex medical laboratory tests for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease.
  • Evaluate and interpret laboratory test results.
  • Maintain laboratory and laboratory equipment.

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Technologist, Microbiology

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Medical Technologist, Microbiology Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$53,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 8%
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