Pathology Assistant Salary in the United States

How much does a Pathology Assistant make in the United States? The average Pathology Assistant salary in the United States is $82,491 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $55,880 and $99,233. 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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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. May require certification as a pathologist assistant. Typically reports to a pathologist. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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