C$36,239
Avg. Salary
C$17.32
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Medical Laboratory Technician is C$17.32 per hour.

The average pay for a Medical Laboratory Technician is C$36,239 per year.

C$13.67
10%
C$17.32
50%
C$26.52
90%
MEDIAN C$17.32
C$23k
10%
C$36k
50%
C$60k
90%
MEDIAN C$36,239
C$23,184 - C$60,438
C$23K
C$36K
C$60K
MEDIAN: C$36,239
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50%
90%
C$13.67 - C$26.52
C$14
C$17
C$27
MEDIAN: C$17.32
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$60K
Salary C$23,184 - C$60,438
Bonus C$1,000
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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C$27,890 - C$58,080
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 49
Hourly Data C$0C$55
Hourly Rate C$13.67 - C$26.52
Hourly Tips C$0.00
Overtime C$1.28 - C$55.38
Annual Data C$0C$58K
Bonus C$1,000
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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C$27,890 - C$58,080
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 230

Job Description for Medical Laboratory Technician

Medical laboratory technicians perform standard medical lab tests such as blood tests, immunoassays, and cultures. They must be able to work independently to take lab tests and interpret patient results. They also must work with other health care professionals, such as doctors and nurses, to solve medical problems. Additionally, they are responsible for phlebotomy work, which includes the collection and preparation of patient samples, such as blood, urine, or stool. They must observe patient confidentiality protocols, as they are often working with sensitive personal information.

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Medical Laboratory Technician Tasks
  • Perform calibration, testing, and quality control checks for all laboratory tests.
  • Identify and follow through on potential problems that may negatively affect patient test results.
  • Follow health and safety regulations when obtaining patient specimens.

Medical Laboratory Technician Pay By Employer

$0$80K

$38,432

$39,973

$36,811

Baptist Hospital
16 profiles
$36,208

HCA, Inc.
16 profiles
$41,454

$45,895

Mercy Hospital
9 profiles
$38,934

U.S. Navy
7 profiles
$68,784

CSL Behring LLC
6 profiles
$48,858

U.S. Army
5 profiles
$47,932

Medical Laboratory Technician Job Listings

Popular Skills for Medical Laboratory Technician

Pay by Experience Level for Medical Laboratory Technician

Pay by Experience for a Medical Laboratory Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Laboratory Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$35,000 based on 142 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Laboratory Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$41,000 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Medical Laboratory Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 23 salaries. A Medical Laboratory Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

-2%

National Average: C$36,200

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Medical Laboratory Technician Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Medical Laboratory Technician?

Medical Laboratory Technician in Mississauga:
"How much is should pay and why not benefit."
Just pay attention to patients names and be nice to all patients.

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Key Stats for Medical Laboratory Technician

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Medical Laboratory Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲18%

Experienced
▲16%

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
C$36,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Medical Laboratory Technician Salaries

ecg
▲3%

National Average
C$36,000

Data Entry
▼5%

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 53%