How much does a Medical Lab Technician make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Medical Lab Technician in the United States is $19 as of November 25, 2019, but the range typically falls between $18 and $21. 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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Medical Lab Technician performs the most basic and routine laboratory procedures under the direction of a certified lab technician. May perform other non-technical tasks to support lab operations such as stocking supplies, sterilizing instruments, and preparing culture media. Being a Medical Lab Technician follows all required privacy and safety procedures and standards. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Additionally, Medical Lab Technician typically reports to a supervisor. The Medical Lab Technician 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 2019 Salary.com)
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Medical Lab Technician in the United States. The average hourly rate for Medical Lab Technician ranges from $18 to $21 with the average hourly pay of $19. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $18 to $21 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $19.