How much does a Hospital Lab Clerk make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Hospital Lab Clerk in the United States is $17 as of January 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $15 and $20. Hourly rate 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. 

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Job Description for Hospital Lab Clerk

Hospital Lab Clerk provides general administrative support for a clinical lab operation. Logs, coordinates, and tracks delivery of lab specimens and ensure correct barcodes and labeling are in place. Being a Hospital Lab Clerk greets patients and obtains required documentation and performs data input. Responds to phone inquiries from patients and internal staff. Additionally, Hospital Lab Clerk requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. The Hospital Lab Clerk works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Hospital Lab Clerk: Records Management, Reception and Gatekeeping, Telephone Skills/Etiquette, Packaging and Labeling

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