$31,236
Avg. Salary
$13.74
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$395

Bonus

$700

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Patient Care Technician with Acute Care skills is $13.74 per hour.

The average pay for a Patient Care Technician with Acute Care skills is $31,236 per year.

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$10.83
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$13.74
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$17.66
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$18k
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50%
$47k
90%
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MEDIAN $31,236
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MEDIAN: $31,236
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$0$46K
Salary $17,640 - $46,766
Bonus $26.50 - $2,023
Profit Sharing $700
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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$22,646 - $38,179
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 64
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $10.83 - $17.66
Hourly Tips $0.18
Overtime $5.11 - $25.05
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $26.50 - $2,023
Profit Sharing $700
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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$22,646 - $38,179
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,479

Job Description for Patient Care Technician

Patient care technicians assist physicians, nurses, and other medical staff in caring for patients. This job is usually performed in a hospital environment under the supervision of other medical staff, in which a technician will monitor patients, create daily reports of their status, conduct tests, and obtain specimens for testing. If changes in a patient’s status are noted, they must be reported to a nurse or physician.

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Patient Care Technician Tasks
  • Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff.
  • Support the administrative and clinical operations of the practice.
  • Prepare, update and disseminates unit reports, physician orders and patient records.
  • Provide basic therapeutic services under direction of nursing staff.

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Pay by Experience Level for Patient Care Technician

Pay by Experience for a Patient Care Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Patient Care Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 383 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Patient Care Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 233 salaries. An experienced Patient Care Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 197 salaries. A Patient Care Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 68 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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-18%

National Average: $29,108

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

Key Stats for Patient Care Technician

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 291 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Patient Care Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

▲6%

National Average
$29,000

▼4%

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 291 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 28%