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Alternate Job Titles: Certified Medication Technician

What is the average annual salary for Certified Medication Technician?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Certified Medication Technician may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Certified Medication Technician in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Certified Medication Technician in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Certified Medication Technician in the United States is $28,225 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Certified Medication Technician in the United Sates are expected to make less than $28,225.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $28,225
  • 10%$24,371
  • 25%$26,208
  • 75%$30,580
  • 90%$32,724

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Job Description for Certified Medication Technician

Administers prescribed medications to patients and maintains related medical records under immediate supervision. Verifies identity of patient receiving medication and records name of drug, dosage, and time of administration on specified forms or records. Takes vital signs or observes patient to detect response to medication. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and certified as a Medication Technician. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. Typically reports to a registered nurse or manager. View Certified Medication Technician job description

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Categories:  Healthcare -- Technicians, Entry Level

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare

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