Perfusionist Salary in the United States

How much does a Perfusionist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Perfusionist in the United States is $55 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $48 and $62. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Perfusionist?

A Perfusionist, also known as a perfusiologist or clinical perfusion scientist, is a healthcare professional who operates the cardiopulmonary bypass machine (heart–lung machine) during cardiac surgery and other surgeries that require cardiopulmonary bypass to manage the patient's physiological status. As a member of the cardiovascular surgical team, the Perfusionist helps maintain blood flow to the body's tissues as well as regulate levels of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood....

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Job Openings for Perfusionist
CHRISTUS Health - San Antonio , TX
Description The perfusionist provides all aspects of perfusion (circulatory support) care to patients as needed within the Children's Hospital of San Antonio Requirements Education/Skills * Graduate ...
Christus Healthcare - 6 days ago
Pareja Medical Consulting, Inc - Rock Island , IL
A Clinical Perfusionist is required in any medical situation where it is necessary to support or replace a patient's cardiopulmonary/circulatory function. The Clinical Perfusionist is responsible for ...
ZipRecruiter - Today
Posterity Goup, LLC - San Antonio , TX
Posterity Group is seeking 2 professional, experienced Clinical Board Cardiac Perfusionist with a Certification in Autotransfusion and 1 Board Certified Surgical First Assistant Certified to perform ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Posterity Goup, LLC - Minneapolis , MN
Posterity Group is seeking an American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusionist to provide clinical perfusion services at The US Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center. Join one of the leading ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Laboratory activities will include fed-batch and perfusion processes using mammalian cell lines and optimizing clarification methods. * Analyzing and trouble-shoot cell culture processes by ...
Kelly Services - 8 days ago
Odyssey Staffing - Kissimmee , FL
... MRI brain perfusion. Board Certified, CAQ Must have FL License Minimum of 5 shifts per month $500 referral bonus received for any referral who works 30 days. $Competitive Hourly pay + housing ...
LocumJobsOnline - 8 days ago