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Wound Care Technician Salary

The average pay for a Wound Care Technician is $13.90 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 10 years in this field.
$10.48 - $33.84
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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Hourly Rate
$10.48 - $33.84  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $48.20  
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Bonus
$0.00 - $503  
   
Total Pay (?
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$21,166 - $68,734  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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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

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 28%