Average Phlebotomist Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for a Phlebotomist is $14.63.
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Hourly Rate
$11 - $19
$50 - $1,434
Profit Sharing
$148 - $1,538
Total Pay
$22,964 - $40,724

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Job Description for Phlebotomist

Phlebotomist Tasks
  • Draw blood from patients or blood donors for medical testing.
  • Prepare and process blood tests.

Job Satisfaction for Phlebotomist

3.8 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
The top respondents for the job title Phlebotomist are from the companies Quest Diagnostics, LabCorp of America and Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp). Reported salaries are highest at Questdiagnostics, Inc. where the average pay is $17.58. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Quest Diagnostics and Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp), earning around $16.36 and $16.01, respectively. Grifols, Inc pays the lowest at around $12.40. American Red Cross Blood Services and LabCorp of America also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.88 and $15.55, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Phlebotomist

Skills in Customer Service, Data Entry, Geriatrics and Pediatrics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Phlebotomy.

Pay by Experience Level for Phlebotomist

An entry-level Phlebotomist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.66 based on 937 salaries. An early career Phlebotomist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.43 based on 4,271 salaries. A mid-career Phlebotomist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.03 based on 2,308 salaries. An experienced Phlebotomist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.21 based on 2,649 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
Employees with Phlebotomist in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 10.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (7.8% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (7.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (1.7% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (1.0% less).

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