The average hourly pay for a Cardiac Technician is $18.04.
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Job Description for Cardiac Technician
Cardiac technicians specialize in the treatment of medical problems with the heart and blood vessels; typically, these technicians serve as aids to physicians of cardiovascular care. Some responsibilities of cardiac technicians include scheduling daily appointments for patients, monitoring heart-rates, assessing patient and doctor documentation, explaining cardiovascular test procedures to patients, and determining and disclosing any issues which may arise during the process. Cardiac technician…Read more
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Popular Skills for Cardiac Technician
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Cardiology and Technical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Phlebotomy, Patient Education and Telemetry.
Pay by Experience Level for Cardiac Technician
An entry-level Cardiac Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.58 based on 21 salaries. An early career Cardiac Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.46 based on 79 salaries. A mid-career Cardiac Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.46 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Cardiac Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.97 based on 67 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 Cardiac Technician in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 30.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (16.1% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (10.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (6.0% less) and York, Pennsylvania (3.5% less).
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