AU$48,342
Avg. Salary
AU$22.23
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Phlebotomist is AU$22.23 per hour.

The average pay for a Phlebotomist is AU$48,342 per year.

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MEDIAN AU$48,342
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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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AU$41,499 - AU$54,484
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$19.96 - AU$25.80
Overtime AU$16.93 - AU$41.33
Annual Data AU$0AU$54K
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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AU$41,499 - AU$54,484
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 443

Job Description for Phlebotomist

Phlebotomists are responsible for collecting blood, urine, and other samples, appropriately packaging them, and preparing them to be sent for off-site or on-site analysis as indicated by the requisition. Due to the nature of phlebotomists' jobs, an ability to read and follow careful directions is imperative in order to ensure the safety and accuracy of patients' specimen collection and test results. Data entry skills and basic knowledge of medical software are an added bonus as patient and specimen information must be inputted manually following proper protocol and procedure.

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Phlebotomist Tasks
  • Draw blood from patients or blood donors for medical testing.
  • Prepare and process blood tests.

Phlebotomist Pay By Employer

$0$42K

Quest Diagnostics
285 profiles
$33,423

LabCorp of America
210 profiles
$32,052

$32,876

$36,714

Grifols, Inc
63 profiles
$25,793

$30,979

Pathgroup, Inc.
42 profiles
$32,302

Quest, Inc.
40 profiles
$32,390

CSL Behring LLC
38 profiles
$25,479

$28,638

Phlebotomist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Phlebotomist

Pay by Experience for a Phlebotomist has a positive trend. An entry-level Phlebotomist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 147 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Phlebotomist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 138 salaries. An experienced Phlebotomist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 88 salaries. A Phlebotomist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 35 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: AU$46,491

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Phlebotomist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Phlebotomist?

Phlebotomist in Brisbane:
"Metropolitan is better than regional work."
Pros: The interaction with patients and referrers is lovely. Management can be toey!
Cons: Closed doors policies with management of being approachable

Phlebotomist in KYABRAM:
"I enjoy iy."
Pros: I like that my job is always repetative but always with different patients and different tests
Cons: I find that I dont earn enough money

Phlebotomist in Adelaide:
"Enjoyable but pay not recognised for the extent of work done."
Pros: interaction with patients
Cons: pay

Phlebotomist in Brisbane:
"Good."
Pros: Proximity to recreational activities
Cons: Congestion

Phlebotomist in Perth:
"It didn't pay more."
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Key Stats for Phlebotomist

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Phlebotomist Salaries

▲3%

▲2%

▼0%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Phlebotomist Salaries

National Average
AU$46,000

▼1%

▼1%


Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 91%