Tissue Recovery Technician Salary

A Tissue Recovery Technician earns an average wage of $16.00 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$29,282 - $63,871
$29K
$36K
$64K
MEDIAN: $35,974
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$12.16 - $22.78
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$29,282 - $63,871  
   
Total Pay (?
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$27,604 - $48,228  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$12.16 - $22.78  
   
Overtime
$29.23  
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$27,604 - $48,228  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Job Description for Tissue Recovery Technician

Tissue recovery technicians are responsible for assisting with the donation of organs and improving the lives of those who are in need of transplants, and they deal with the implantation of skin tissue as well as tissue recovery. These technicians must be highly focused and pay close attention to detail to provide quality patient care to the best of their abilities. Other responsibilities of this position include recovering, processing, and distributing tissue, as well as preserving eye tissue, taking and handling donors' blood, maintaining laboratory equipment, and supplying inventory.

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Tissue Recovery Technician Tasks

  • Set up, adjust, maintain and clean medical laboratory equipment.
  • Record and maintain donor records and autopsy reports.
  • Collect, pack and ship human tissue for transporting from donor to receiving patients.
  • Conduct blood tests for transplant purposes and perform blood counts.

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Key Stats for Tissue Recovery Technician

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
8%
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Experience Affects Tissue Recovery Technician Salaries

Mid-Career
▲11%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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