How much does a Medical Equipment Technician make in the United States? The average Medical Equipment Technician salary in the United States is $55,100 as of November 29, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $48,805 and $62,635. 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. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $48,805 10% $43,073 90% $69,494 75% $62,635 $55,100 50%(Median)
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Medical Equipment Delivery Service Technician

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Procter & Gamble - Clear Brook, VA

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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Job Openings for Medical Equipment Technician
Inova Health System - Falls Church , VA
Our Inova Fairfax Medical Campus is seeking a PART-TIME Parking Equipment Technician. Our Inova Fairfax Medical Campus is seeking a PART-TIME Parking Equipment Technician. This position requires ...
LinkedIn - 1 day ago
Medasource - Kilmarnock , VA
Title: Biomedical Equipment Technician Location: US, East Coast Duration: 2+ Month Contract ... May serve as technical adviser to the medical and clinical staff in the safe operation and use of ...
LinkedIn - 19 days ago
Eastern Lift Truck Co., Inc. - Fairfax , VA
Main Duties: • Field Service Technician / Heavy Equipment and Forklift Mechanics diagnose, repair ... Medical, Dental, and Prescription Plan. * 401k with partial company match * Short- & Long-Term ...
Appcast Agency - 23 days ago
HRBoost, LLC. - Richmond , VA
Generous benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Account, Company Sponsored Short- and ... Reassemble equipment after repair. * Responsible for providing high level of service when ...
LinkedIn - 54 days ago
Simpson Housing LLLP - Henrico , VA
Will place orders with approved vendors for all necessary supplies and equipment * Helps the ... Multiple medical plan options * Dental and vision insurance * 401(k) plan with company match ...
Simpson Housing - 68 days ago
Orange Madison Cooperative - Orange , VA
... equipment, and appliances for our customers * This position will be located, based out of our ... Incentives based on performance * 4 Medical Plan Options; including Health Savings Account ...
JobTarget - 60 days ago

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