An Entry-Level Medical Technologist earns an average wage of $22.59 per hour.

$35,551 - $61,004
$36K
$48K
$61K
MEDIAN: $47,547
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$17.49 - $27.77
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$28
MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$35,551 - $61,004  
   
Bonus
$100.84 - $3,052  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,088  
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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$36,457 - $59,730  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 324
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.49 - $27.77  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.23  
Overtime
$3.93 - $40.39  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$100.84 - $3,052  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,088  
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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$36,457 - $59,730  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,413

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $47,529

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Medical Technologist Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Medical Technologist in Jacksonville:
"Get your BS in Medical Technology, not the associates."
Be willing to move around to land the job you want.

Medical Technologist in Victoria:
"Career In The Medical Field."
A field of science that is extremely important in the medical field. The doctors cannot function without us. All diagnosis and prognosis are based on laboratory works which we perform.

Key Stats for Medical Technologist

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 155 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Medical Technologist Salaries

blood banking
up arrow 8%

Microbiology
up arrow 5%

Molecular Biology
up arrow 2%

Medical Technologist
up arrow 2%

blood bank
up arrow 1%

Chemistry
up arrow 1%

Hematology
up arrow 1%

Generalist Duties
0%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
0%

National Average
$48,000

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 1%

Phlebotomy
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 155 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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