Anesthesia Technician Salary in the United States

How much does an Anesthesia Technician make in the United States? The average Anesthesia Technician salary in the United States is $41,096 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $36,457 and $47,077. 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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Job Description

Anesthesia Technician assists Anesthesiologist by setting-up equipment and preparing medications. Orders, stocks, tests, and maintains anesthesia supplies, medications, and equipment. Being an Anesthesia Technician washes and sterilizes re-usable equipment and reports malfunctioning equipment to appropriate personnel. Performs safety checks on anesthesia equipment and assists the Anesthesiologist as needed. Additionally, Anesthesia Technician may also be required to complete Anesthesia Technician trainee program. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Anesthesia Technician gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be an Anesthesia Technician typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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