Wound Care Technician Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Wound Care Technician is $14.64 per hour. A skill in Wound Care is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Wound Care Technician Total Pay (?
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$19,678 - $86,127
(Median)
20K
44K
56K
86K
MEDIAN: $43,826
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Wound Care Technician Total Pay (?
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$10.43 - $33.73
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$19,678 - $86,127  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $507  
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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$21,269 - $69,763  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 77
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$10.43 - $33.73  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $47.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $507  
   
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).
)
$21,269 - $69,763  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 77
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Job Description for Wound Care Technician
  • Set up, adjust, maintain and clean medical equipment.
  • Collect and record tissue samples from burn patients.
  • Performs minor and major debridement, fasciotomies and escarotomies.
  • Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration.
  • Assist removal and preparation of dressings and topical medications.

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Experience Affects Wound Care Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%
National Average
$31,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 4%
Mid-Career
up arrow 13%
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 17 votes.
Gender
Female
81%
female alumni
 
Male
19%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 26%
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