Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) Salary

For Registered Polysomnographic Technologists, hourly average wages total $23.84 per hour. While career duration and the specific company impact pay for this group, residence is the most influential factor. Although just under one in four lack health benefits of any kind, a strong majority do enjoy medical insurance, and a majority get dental coverage, too. Most Registered Polysomnographic Technologists like their work and job satisfaction is high. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Registered Polysomnographic Technologists making up 70 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$35,851 - $67,081
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MEDIAN: $51,830
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$18.55 - $29.54
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$0$67K
Salary $35,851 - $67,081
Bonus $98.26 - $3,000
Profit Sharing $3,650
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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$38,564 - $63,731
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 95
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $18.55 - $29.54
Overtime $17.00 - $43.67
Annual Data $0$63K
Bonus $98.26 - $3,000
Profit Sharing $3,650
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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$38,564 - $63,731
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 560

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Job Description for Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT)

Registered polysomnographic technologists (RPSGT) are responsible for operating and providing adequate maintenance to polysomnographic equipment on behalf of their company. They are in charge of analyzing and conducting sleep studies, in order to provide an accurate diagnosis for patients. They follow strict safety and privacy protocols.

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Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) 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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Popular Skills for Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT)


Survey results imply that Registered Polysomnographic Technologists put a diverse skill set to use. Most notably, skills in scoring, rpsgt, Patient Education, and Sleep Medicine are correlated to pay that is above average. Most people who know Patient Education also know Pediatrics.

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 216 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 284 salaries. An experienced Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 220 salaries. A Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 43 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,378

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Registered Polysomnographic Technologists that is 10 percent greater than the national average, Dallas offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Registered Polysomnographic Technologists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Houston (+5 percent), Chicago (+4 percent), Cleveland (+3 percent), and Baltimore (+1 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 18 percent south of the national average, can be found in Memphis. Employers pay around 18 percent less in Columbus and 9 percent less in Atlanta, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT)?

Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) in Newnan:
"Patients."
Pros: Helping.
Cons: Co-worker.

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Key Stats for Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT)

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 95 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) Salaries

▲10%

▲6%

National Average
$50,000

▼1%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) Salaries

scoring
▲19%

rpsgt
▼0%

National Average
$50,000

Patient Education
▼1%

Sleep Medicine
▼2%


▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 95 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 23%
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