Entry-Level Medical Technologist Salary

An Entry-Level Medical Technologist earns an average wage of $22.76 per hour.

$35,273 - $61,319
$35K
$48K
$61K
MEDIAN: $48,296
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$17.78 - $28.00
$18
$23
$28
MEDIAN: $22.76
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$35,273 - $61,319  
   
Bonus
$101.93 - $3,117  
Profit Sharing
$1,048  
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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$36,988 - $60,289  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 303
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.78 - $28.00  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$3.23 - $41.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$101.93 - $3,117  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,048  
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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$36,988 - $60,289  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,311

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National Average: $47,970

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Medical Technologist Advice

Q: 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
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 150 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Medical Technologist Salaries

blood banking
▲10%

Generalist
▲9%

Hematology
▲5%

Microbiology
▲4%

Chemistry
▲4%

Molecular Biology
▲2%

blood bank
▲1%

Medical Technologist
▲1%

Generalist Duties
▼0%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼0%

National Average
$48,000


Phlebotomy
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 150 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

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