The average hourly pay for an Anesthesia Technician is $17.03.
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Job Description for Anesthesia Technician
The proper administration of anesthesia is a key part of a safe operating room or clinical facility. While much of the responsibility for this falls to an anesthesiologist, the role of an anesthesia technician is also of great importance. The technician assists the anesthesiologist by performing duties before, during, and after surgical procedures. One of the primary job responsibilities for the technician is to constantly monitor the performance of all equipment used in the delivering of anes…Read more
Anesthesia Technician Tasks
- Assemble, clean, disinfect, and stock anesthesia equipment.
- Prepare anesthesia for patients.
- Operate and monitor anesthesia equipment, supplies, and machines during procedures.
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Popular Skills for Anesthesia Technician
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Anesthesia, Operating Room / OR, Systems Troubleshooting, Emergency/Trauma and General Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Anesthesia Technician
An entry-level Anesthesia Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.91 based on 192 salaries. An early career Anesthesia Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.45 based on 418 salaries. A mid-career Anesthesia Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.93 based on 249 salaries. An experienced Anesthesia Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.94 based on 220 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Anesthesia Technician in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 58.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (36.9% more) and Baltimore, Maryland (19.1% more).
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