Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Certified Medication Technician (CMT) is $13.34
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified Medication Technician (CMT)s?
An early career Certified Medication Technician (CMT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.59 based on 104 salaries. A mid-career Certified Medication Technician (CMT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.42 based on …Read more
What Do Certified Medication Technician (CMT)s Do?
Certified medical technicians (CMTs) work in the medical field to support medical staff and provide numerous functions to assist in patient care. These technicians may work in hospitals, clinics, outpatient offices, and nursing homes, among other facilities, and tasks may include taking medical histories, administering medicine, taking vital signs, and obtaining electrocardiograms. In addition to clinical tasks, they may also be responsible for responding to patients' complaints and reporting …Read more
- Assist nurses in providing care and medications.
- Follow written and/or oral instructions to administer medications and document dosages and times.
- Monitor patients and report changes in condition or vital signs.