Polysomnographer Salary

Pay for Polysomnographers in the United States sits in the ballpark of $22.50 per hour. Compensation ranges between $15.32 per hour and $28.98. 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, a majority do receive medical benefits and just over two-fifths have dental insurance. Polysomnographers survey participants are largely women, dominating at 63 percent. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$15.32 - $28.98

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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.32 - $28.98  
   
Overtime
$10.25 - $37.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,250  
   
Total Pay (?
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$33,276 - $62,679  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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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.

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Experience Affects Polysomnographer Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$47,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 58% dental benefits Dental: 42%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 42%
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