Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist Salary

The average pay for a Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist is $21.99 per hour.

$30,000 - $48,095
$40K
MEDIAN: $39,996
50%

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$13.15 - $29.66
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$22
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MEDIAN: $22.44
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$0$60K
Salary $39,996
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$27,283 - $60,491
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $13.15 - $29.66
Hourly Tips $0.06
Overtime $31.03
Annual Data $0$60K
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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$27,283 - $60,491
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

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Job Description for Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist

Polysomnography is the study of sleep, particularly as it relates to sleep disorders. A polysomnographic sleep technologist is a person who helps administer sleep studies and tests to individuals who have complained of some sleep disorder, in order to properly diagnose and treat that problem. Occasionally, research scientists will also use the services of polysomnographic sleep techs to assist in conducting broader sleep studies with research volunteers.

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Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist Tasks

  • Operate equipment to record sleep and awake physiology readings of patient.
  • File polysomnogram studies and reports, order supplies and maintain equipment.
  • Prepare and analyze readings for interpretation by a physician.
  • Monitor patient respiration, heart and brain activity during procedure.

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Pay by Experience Level for Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist

Pay by Experience for a Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 12 salaries. A Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 7 salaries.

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Key Stats for Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Polysomnographic Sleep Technologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲12%

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
$46,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 31%
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