Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Histology / Histologic Technician is $24.31
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Histology / Histologic Technicians?
An entry-level Histology / Histologic Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.38 based on 43 salaries. An early career Histology / Histologic Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.85 …Read more
What Do Histology / Histologic Technicians Do?
Histologic technician (also referred to as histology technicians or histotechnicians) are commonly found in both medical and research environments. This position involves working closely with pathologists, assisting in procedures to collect, prepare, and analyze specimens. Daily tasks include cleaning and preparing slides, cutting and staining specimens, and documenting the whole process. Other technical support may be needed as necessary, and regulations and protocols must be carefully …Read more
- Obtain, prepare, label, stain, and microscopically analyze specimens.
- Assist in set-up, troubleshooting, and evaluation of new techniques and equipment.
- Prepare and store reagents, cultures, tissues, and other materials.
- Maintain calibration records, including maintenance and special checks of equipment.