A Patient Care Technician in Birmingham, Alabama earns an average wage of $11.24 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Telemetry is associated with high pay for this job.

$9.84 - $14.61
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MEDIAN: $11.24
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$0$6$12$18
Hourly Rate
$9.84 - $14.61  
   
Overtime
$16.50  
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Total Pay (?
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$20,506 - $30,437  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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About Birmingham, Alabama

Jefferson County, Alabama
214,911
Male:
102,122 (47.5%)
Female:
112,789 (52.5%)
Birmingham (/ˈbɜːrmɪŋhæm/ BUR-ming-ham) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Alabama and the county seat of Jefferson County. The city's population was 212,237 in the 2010 United States Census. The Birmingham-Hoover Metropolitan Statistical Area had a population of about 1,128,047 according to the 2010 Census, which is approximately one quarter of Alabama's population. Birmingham was founded in 1871, during the post-Civil War Reconstruction period, through the merger of three pre-existing farm towns, notably, former Elyton. It grew from there, annexing many more of its smaller neighbors, into an industrial and railroad transportation center with a focus on mining, the iron and steel industry, and railroading. Birmingham was named for Birmingham, England, one of the UK's major industrial cities. Most of the original settlers who founded Birmingham were of English ancestry. In one writer's view, the city was planned as a place where cheap, non-unionized, and African-American labor...
Birmingham:
$32,378
Alabama:
$44,765
$743
Birmingham:
$93,000
Alabama:
$134,100
6.2%

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Key Stats for Patient Care Technician

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
033
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
3%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Patient Care Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Skills That Affect Patient Care Technician Salaries

Telemetry
up arrow 14%

Elder Care
up arrow 9%

Phlebotomy
up arrow 7%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 7%

Acute Care
up arrow 3%

National Average
$24,000

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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