Senior Medical Technologist Salary

The average pay for a Senior Medical Technologist is $29.57 per hour.

$52,020 - $81,987
$52K
$67K
$82K
MEDIAN: $66,884
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50%
90%

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$22.60 - $35.80
$23
$30
$36
MEDIAN: $29.57
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$52,020 - $81,987  
   
Bonus
$1,600  
Profit Sharing
$1,100  
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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$49,057 - $78,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$22.60 - $35.80  
   
Overtime
$34.14 - $55.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,600  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,100  
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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$49,057 - $78,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 135

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Job Description for Senior Medical Technologist

The senior medical technologist is often hired by laboratories that are usually found in hospitals or clinics. Almost all companies are looking for applicants that have a bachelor's degree in medical technology or clinical laboratory science. In addition to a degree, some companies also require that the applicant is certified by the state as a technologist. The requirements for this certificate can vary depending on the state. In addition to the education and certification, many companies also desire that the applicant has a few years of experience working in a clinical laboratory setting. The senior medical technologist will mostly be working in a laboratory environment, and the job does not generally include any travel.

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Senior Medical Technologist Tasks

  • Perform laboratory medical tests, ensuring that correct procedures are followed.
  • Update procedure manuals, making changes to improve accuracy and speed.
  • Train and supervise other technicians, instructing them in the protocols and equipment.
  • Calibrate, maintain, troubleshoot, test, and validate equipment and results.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Medical Technologist

Pay by Experience for a Senior Medical Technologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Medical Technologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Medical Technologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Senior Medical Technologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 69 salaries. A Senior Medical Technologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 75 salaries.

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Key Stats for Senior Medical Technologist

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
43%
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Experience Affects Senior Medical Technologist Salaries

▲7%

National Average
$64,000

▼3%

▼4%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Senior Medical Technologist Salaries

National Average
$64,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 6%