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Experienced Patient Care Technician Salary

Average Experienced Patient Care Technicians make around $14.24 per hour. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Job satisfaction for Experienced Patient Care Technicians is high. While some workers in this profession — approximately one in five — do not have any health coverage, a strong majority do receive medical benefits and the greater part have dental insurance. Female Experienced Patient Care Technicians far outnumber their male contemporaries among survey respondents. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$21,500 - $45,198
(Median)
$22K
$32K
$45K
MEDIAN: $31,933
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$10.47 - $18.74
(Median)
$10
$14
$19
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary 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$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$21,500 - $45,198  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $550  
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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$22,267 - $41,535  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 34
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.47 - $18.74  
   
Overtime
$1.29 - $27.10  
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$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $550  
   
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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$22,267 - $41,535  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 608

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Popular Employer Salaries for Experienced Patient Care Technician


Pay for Experienced Patient Care Technicians is the lowest at DaVita Inc., which has a median salary of $31K. In addition, there's little room to grow there, with salaries maxing out at $43K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Experienced Patient Care Technicians, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 37 percent above the national average. Experienced Patient Care Technicians will also find cushy salaries in Detroit (+4 percent). Orlando is the lowest-paying area, 9 percent south of the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in St. Louis and Phoenix (7 percent lower and 6 percent lower, respectively).

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Skills That Affect Experienced Patient Care Technician Salaries

Dialysis
up arrow 13%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 1%

Phlebotomy
0%

Emergency Room (ER)
0%

National Average
$30,000

Telemetry
up arrow 1%

Acute Care
up arrow 3%

Wound Care
up arrow 5%

Elder Care
up arrow 7%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 94 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 20%