Median pay for Polysomnographers in the United States is around $22.38 per hour. The income range spans the entire spectrum between $15.40 per hour and $28.89. The majority of Polysomnographers claim high levels of job satisfaction. There are more female Polysomnographers who answered the questionnaire than male, making up 63 percent. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, more than two-fifths are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a majority and dental insurance is reported by close to two-fifths. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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).
$32,722 - $62,539
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 43
Job Description for Polysomnographer
Administer oxygen and titrates CPAP and BIPAP to patient, calibrate and sterilize medical equipment.
Responsible for the set-up and study of polysomnogram studies.
Assess and care for patients with sleep disorders, educate about treatment options.
Evaluate sleep results and prepare reports when needed.