Histology Technician Salary in the United States

How much does a Histology Technician make in the United States? The average Histology Technician salary in the United States is $58,354 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $51,643 and $64,261. 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

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Histology Technician prepares tissue specimens for routine and special procedures to confirm a patient diagnosis. Performs complex histological procedures, records and analyzes data, and maintains and repairs instruments. Being a Histology Technician observes, records and analyzes data in order to make decisions. Typically requires completion of a histotechnologist (HTL) program. Additionally, Histology Technician may require an associate's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Typically requires Histotechnician HT (ASCP). Histology 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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