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Cardio-Pulmonary Perfusionist in the United States

How much does a Cardio-Pulmonary Perfusionist earn in the United States? The average Cardio-Pulmonary Perfusionist salary in the United States is $132,236 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $118,683 and $144,381. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Sets up and operates heart/lung machines to take on the functions of patient's organs while in surgery. Operates equipment to produce bypass, coronary perfusion, recirculation or partial bypass, or to alter blood temperature, balance, or content. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent. In addition, a Certified Clinical Perfusionist (CCP) credential is required. Typically reports to a manager. Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.

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