Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Certified Phlebotomy Technician is $15.20
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified Phlebotomy Technicians?
An entry-level Certified Phlebotomy Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.73 based on 94 salaries. An early career Certified Phlebotomy Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.17 …Read more
What Do Certified Phlebotomy Technicians Do?
Phlebotomists are responsible for all tasks related to drawing blood for medical procedures. This includes preparing the patient for the procedure by taking vital signs and interviewing them briefly, initiating the venipuncture (needle-drawing) or capillary (finger-prick) puncture technique to draw blood, and cleaning and sealing the area afterwards. They must have all necessary materials (such as tourniquets, needles, bandages, and alcohol) sterile and ready for the patient. Once a sample is …Read more
- Draw blood from patients or blood donors for medical testing.
- Prepare and process blood tests.