The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Medical / Clinical Laboratory Technician with Technical Analysis skills is $20.94.
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Job Description for Medical / Clinical Laboratory Technician
A medical/clinical laboratory technician performs a number of tasks in a medical laboratory within a hospital or other independent medical laboratory setting; their primary focus is generally specimen collection, processing, and handling. The medical laboratory technician is expected to follow all rules and protocols at all times, ensuring quality control for all collected specimens. Medical laboratory technicians also read, understand, analyze, maintain, and record all test results. They also h…Read more
Medical / Clinical Laboratory Technician Tasks
- Conduct chemical tests on patient samples according to policies and guidelines.
- Prepare standard volumetric solutions and reagents.
- Maintain laboratory by cleaning and sterilizing the equipment, keeping inventory, and ordering lab supplies.
- Analyze test results, produce reports, and consult with specialists as needed to reach diagnosis.
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Popular Skills for Medical / Clinical Laboratory Technician
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills that pay less than market rate include Microbiology, Data Analysis, Phlebotomy, Quality Assurance / Quality Control and Generalist Duties.
Pay by Experience Level for Medical / Clinical Laboratory Technician
A mid-career Medical / Clinical Laboratory Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.47 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Medical / Clinical Laboratory Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.49 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $28.
Years of Experience
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