A Phlebotomist with Phlebotomy skills earns an average wage of AU$22.00 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$43,284 - AU$52,072
AU$48K
MEDIAN: AU$47,968
50%
AU$19.98 - AU$25.77
AU$20
AU$22
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$22.05
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$53K
Salary AU$47,968
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$41,931 - AU$53,987
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data AU$0AU$42
Hourly Rate AU$19.98 - AU$25.77
Overtime AU$30.97
Annual Data AU$0AU$53K
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$41,931 - AU$53,987
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 84

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 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 53 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 26 salaries. An experienced Phlebotomist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 19 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 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$46,305

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Key Stats for Phlebotomist

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Phlebotomist Salaries

▲5%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼1%

▼2%

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

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