Entry-Level Medical Technologist Salary

An Entry-Level Medical Technologist earns an average wage of $22.76 per hour.

$33,727 - $62,081
$34K
$48K
$62K
MEDIAN: $48,445
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50%
90%

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$18.04 - $28.54
$18
$23
$29
MEDIAN: $23.18
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50%
90%

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$0$62K
Salary $33,727 - $62,081
Bonus $297.99 - $3,081
Profit Sharing $500
Total Pay (?
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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$37,243 - $61,119
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 284
Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $18.04 - $28.54
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $9.84 - $42.48
Annual Data $0$61K
Bonus $297.99 - $3,081
Profit Sharing $500
Total Pay (?
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).
)
$37,243 - $61,119
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,320

Medical Technologist Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Medical Technologist

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $48,699

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Medical Technologist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Medical Technologist in Doylestown:
"Negoiate."
Go for management or choose another field.

Medical Technologist in Phoenix:
"This job is NOT CSI!"
Be well organized, multi-tasking and have advanced trouble shooting skills.

Medical Technologist in Houston:
"Loving your job."
Loving your job is the key to enjoying work everyday. Stress is always around the corner but just do the best you can and let go of any irritation or disappointment coz no matter how heavy the workload is time continues to pass by and before you knew its time to leave and work never stops...so just enjoy what you're doing and be a help to everyone its the most satisfying thing to do each day.

Medical Technologist in Boston:
"PREPARED AND READY."
CHANGE CAREER, VERY LITTLE MONEY IN THIS ONE.

Medical Technologist in Burlington:
"Quality control quality assurance."
Work in hospital out of school.

Medical Technologist in Baton Rouge:
It's a great job for a mom. Flexible, part-time is an option.

Medical Technologist in Nashville:
Go into nursing. Pay for MT's has not kept up with other healthcare fields.

Key Stats for Medical Technologist

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 169 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
15%

Skills That Affect Medical Technologist Salaries

blood banking
▲8%

Generalist
▲7%

Hematology
▲4%

Chemistry
▲3%

Microbiology
▲2%

Molecular Biology
▼0%

blood bank
▼0%

Medical Technologist
▼0%

National Average
$49,000

Generalist Duties
▼2%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼2%


Phlebotomy
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 169 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 14%