How much does a Monitor Technician make in the United States? The average Monitor Technician salary in the United States is $35,951 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $32,613 and $39,938. 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. 

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Job Description for Monitor Technician

Monitor Technician examines heartbeat patterns on electrocardiograph monitors. Makes note of irregular rhythms and monitors changes in heartbeat. Being a Monitor Technician provides notes to medical staff in charge of the patient. Ensures that monitors are functioning properly. Additionally, Monitor Technician may require an associate degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Monitor Technician gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Monitor Technician typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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