Avg. Salary
$15.26
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Dialysis Technician in Chicago Heights, Illinois is $15.26 per hour.

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Job Description for Dialysis Technician

Dialysis technicians work in hospitals and clinical environments to assist patients in need of dialysis procedures; these patients often have failing kidneys and/or kidney diseases and need their blood cleaned because their body cannot do it for them. These technicians evaluate patients prior to the dialysis being carried out; this includes taking blood pressure, weight, temperature, and pulse. The dialysis equipment must also be tested and routine maintenance must be carried out to ensure proper functioning.

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Dialysis Technician Tasks
  • Operate dialysis machines to treat patients who have kidney or renal failure.
  • Prepare patients physically for dialysis and explain dialysis equipment and procedures.
  • Monitor dialysis procedure to ensure patient safety and that equipment is operating properly.

About Chicago Heights, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
30,410
Male:
14,942 (49.1%)
Female:
15,468 (50.9%)
Chicago Heights is a city in Cook County, Illinois, United States. The population was 30,276 at the 2010 census.In earlier years, Chicago Heights was nicknamed "The Crossroads of the Nation". Currently, it is nicknamed "The Heights". Chicago Heights lies on the high land of the Tinley Moraine, with the higher and older Valparaiso Moraine lying just to the south of the city. According to the 2010 census, Chicago Heights has a total area of 10.083 square miles (26.11 km2), of which 10.07 square miles (26.08 km2) (or 99.87%) is land and 0.013 square miles (0.03 km2) (or 0.13%) is water. The city's major crossroads are at Dixie Highway (Illinois Route 1) and Lincoln Highway (U.S. Route 30). Chicago Heights is about 30 miles (48 km) south of the Chicago Loop. As of the census of 2010, there were 30,276 people, 9,587 households, and 7,077 families in the city. The population density was 3,003.6 people per square mile (1,160.0/km²). There...
Chicago Heights:
$44,272
Illinois:
$57,166
$844
Chicago Heights:
$111,400
Illinois:
$175,700
11.5%

Dialysis Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Dialysis Technician

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
50%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
50%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 20%