Medical Equipment Technician Salary in the United States

How much does a Medical Equipment Technician make in the United States? The average Medical Equipment Technician salary in the United States is $52,248 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $46,276 and $59,405. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Medical Equipment Technician?

A biomedical engineering/equipment technician/technologist ('BMET') or biomedical engineering/equipment specialist (BES or BMES) is typically an electro-mechanical technician or technologist who ensures that medical equipment is well-maintained, properly configured, and safely functional. In healthcare environments, BMETs often work with or officiate as a biomedical and/or clinical engineer, since the career field has no legal distinction between engineers and engineering technicians/technologists. BMETs are employed by hospitals, clinics, private sector companies, and the military. Normally...

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$46,276 Low Average $52,248 High $59,405

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Medical Equipment Technician in the United States. The base salary for Medical Equipment Technician ranges from $46,276 to $59,405 with the average base salary of $52,248. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $46,388 to $59,511 with the average total cash compensation of $52,326.

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