Wound Care Technician Salary

The average wage for a Wound Care Technician is $14.13 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$11.35 - $19.19
$11
$13
$19
MEDIAN: $13.37
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $11.35 - $19.19
Overtime $26.00
Annual Data $0$48K
Total Pay (?
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$23,600 - $48,212
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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Job Description for Wound Care Technician

Wound care technicians work in a hospital or clinical environment and care for patients' wounds, including cleaning and dressing, to facilitate their recovery.

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Wound Care Technician Tasks

  • Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration.
  • Assist removal and preparation of dressings and topical medications.
  • Performs minor and major debridement, fasciotomies and escarotomies.
  • Set up, adjust, maintain and clean medical equipment.
  • Collect and record tissue samples from burn patients.

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Key Stats for Wound Care Technician

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
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Experience Affects Wound Care Technician Salaries

Mid-Career
▲12%

Entry-Level
▲10%

National Average
$28,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 55%
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