Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Dialysis Technician is $18.15
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Dialysis Technicians?
An entry-level Dialysis Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.93 based on 5 salaries. An early career Dialysis Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.80 based on 15 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Dialysis Technicians Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.