Average Polysomnographers in the United States make around $22.38 per hour. Compensation ranges from $15.40 per hour on the lower end to $28.89 on the higher end. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. While some workers in this profession — more than two-fifths — do not have any health coverage, the greater part do receive medical benefits and two in five have dental insurance. More than half of Polysomnographers (63 percent) survey participants are women. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$32,722 - $62,539
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 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.