Avg. Salary
$17.16
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Dialysis Technician in Norwalk, Connecticut is $17.16 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 Norwalk, Connecticut

Fairfield County, Connecticut
88,483
Male:
40,880 (46.2%)
Female:
47,603 (53.8%)
Norwalk (pronounced nôr′wôk′), is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States, located in the New York metropolitan area. The estimated population of the city was 85,853 in 2012. Norwalk ranks sixth on the List of municipalities of Connecticut by population. "Norwalk,settled 1649; incorporated Sept., 1651, "Norwaukee shall bee a townee,"[sic] Algonkin noyank, point of land, or more probably from the Indian name, "Naramauke." "Norwalk originally included part of the present town of New Canaan, Wilton, and part of Westport. In the ancient records the bounds are stated to be "from Norwalk river to Sauhatuck river, from sea, Indian one day walk into the country." For this tract the following articles were given, viz. "8 fathom wampum, 6 coats, 10 hatchets, 10 hoes, 10 knives, 10 scizers, 10 juseharps, 10 fathom tobacco, 3 kettles, 3 hands-about, and 10 lookine glasses." The following articles were given to the Indians for the tract "...
Norwalk:
$85,052
Connecticut:
$71,346
$1,576
Norwalk:
$435,900
Connecticut:
$270,900
5.4%

Dialysis Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Dialysis Technician

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 50%