Alternate Job Titles: Medical Laboratory Technician, Medical Lab Technician
What is the average annual salary for Medical Laboratory Technician?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Medical Laboratory 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 Medical Laboratory Technician in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Medical Laboratory Technician in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Medical Laboratory Technician in the United States is $43,528 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $43,528.
Performs manual and automated routine blood tests. Prepares specimens for microscope examination. Operates laboratory equipment including centrifuges, dry bath incubators, and blood bank refrigerators. Requires graduation from an accredited MLT program and passing a national exam given by the Board of Registry of the American Society for Clinical Pathology. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to supervisor or manager.
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