Certified Medication Technician Salary in the United States

How much does a Certified Medication Technician make in the United States? The average Certified Medication Technician salary in the United States is $30,671 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $28,451 and $33,309. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

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. Being a Certified Medication Technician 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. Additionally, Certified Medication Technician typically reports to a registered nurse or manager. Certified Medication Technician's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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