Pathology Assistant Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Pathology Assistant, Assistant Pathologist

What is the average annual salary for Pathology Assistant?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Pathology Assistant 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 Pathology Assistant in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Pathology Assistant in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Pathology Assistant in the United States is $75,273 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $75,273.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $75,273
  • 10%$36,774
  • 25%$53,625
  • 75%$87,924
  • 90%$99,442

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Job Description for Pathology Assistant

Under the supervision of a pathologist assists with preparing and dissecting surgical specimens. Prepares and selects tissue samples for analysis. May record findings or sterilize equipment. Requires a bachelor's/master's degree from an accredited program and 0-2 years of experience. May require certification as a pathologist assistant. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a pathologist. View Pathology Assistant job description

Categories:  Healthcare -- Practitioners, Science and Research

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

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