Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist Salary

Electroencephalography Technologists in the United States can expect wages of $22.47 per hour on average. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career duration. A strong majority receive medical and dental insurance and a majority get vision plans. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Female Electroencephalography Technologists are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (67 percent) are women. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$36,156 - $68,930
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Salary $36,156 - $68,930
Bonus $6,175
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$35,167 - $69,652
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37
Hourly Data $0$58
Hourly Rate $16.47 - $31.36
Overtime $11.23 - $58.72
Annual Data $0$69K
Bonus $6,175
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$35,167 - $69,652
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 138

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Job Description for Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist

An electroencephalography (EEG) technologist works at a medical institution such as a private practice or a hospital and carries out tests that measure the activity on a patient’s scalp. Neurological problems can often be determined through these tests. Some things that can be diagnosed by these readings are epilepsy, strokes, and tumors.

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Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist Tasks

  • File reports, order supplies and maintain equipment
  • Prepare readings for interpretation by a physician
  • Attach electrodes to patient's head to obtain brain activity readings
  • Operate equipment to record electrical activity of the brain readings
  • Monitor patient respiration, heart and brain activity during procedure

Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist

Pay by Experience for an Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 76 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 37 salaries. An Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 30 salaries.

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Key Stats for Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲24%

Experienced
▲16%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Skills That Affect Electroencephalography (EEG) Technologist Salaries

Intra-operative Monitoring
▲8%


National Average
$49,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 19%
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