Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Electrocardiogram (EKG) Technician is $15.25
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Electrocardiogram (EKG) Technicians?
An entry-level Electrocardiogram (EKG) Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.64 based on 111 salaries. An early career Electrocardiogram (EKG) Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Electrocardiogram (EKG) Technicians Do?
Electrocardiograph (EKG) technicians have a lot of important roles to fill. Some of the duties that EKG technicians are responsible for include administering electrocardiograms to patients within a hospital setting, assisting in daily operations of the work department, and communicating with patients and peers.
EKG technicians are able to provide very accurate information in a timely fashion. EKG technicians perform diagnostic tests to help doctors identify and treat cardiovascular problems …Read more
- Advise physicians in diagnosis and treatment of cardiac, vascular, or blood vessel issues.
- Monitor and document test results.
- Operate electrocardiogram equipment to perform routine or emergency tests.