Pathology Assistant Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Pathology Assistant is $59,305 per year.
Pathology Assistant Total Pay (?
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$34,906 - $85,720
(Median)
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59K
78K
86K
MEDIAN: $59,304
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Pathology Assistant Total Pay (?
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$12.89 - $37.27
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$34,906 - $85,720  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,920  
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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$30,400 - $85,052  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 95
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.89 - $37.27  
   
Overtime
$6.57 - $40.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,920  
   
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).
)
$30,400 - $85,052  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 95
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Job Description for Pathology Assistant

  • Maintain and clean laboratory and equipment.
  • Conduct analyses and use equipment to dissect, test, examine or characterize specimens.
  • Interpret, document and communicate results from specimen analysis.
  • Describe, document and store specimens and confer with experts for complex procedures.

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Pay by Experience Level for Pathology Assistant

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

Experience Affects Pathology Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 21%
Experienced
up arrow 9%
Late-Career
up arrow 5%
National Average
$50,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

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Gender

Female
70%
female alumni
 
Male
30%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 13%
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