Average Salary for Jobs with Specialized Medical Equipment Operation Skills

The average salary for jobs that require the skills of Specialized Medical Equipment Operation is $95,848 based on United States National Average.

Base Salary

Core compensation

$29,009
$162,687
$95,848
Audiologist
Alternate Job Titles: Audiologist/Hearing Instrument Specialist | Certified Audiologist Specialist | Clinical Audiologist | Dispensing Audiologist | Medical Audiologist

Administers and interprets a variety of tests, such as air and bone conduction, and speech reception and discrimination tests, to determine the type and degree of hearing impairment, site of damage, and effects on comprehension and speech. Evaluates test results in relation to behavioral, social, educational, and medical information obtained from patients, families, teachers, and other professiona... View job details


Cardiac Technician
Alternate Job Titles: Non- Invasive Cardiac Technician

Operates heart/lung machines and related laboratory apparatus as well as physiological pressure monitoring systems. Prepares written documentation as required by the profession and the department, regarding individualized treatment plans, evaluation results, and progress reports. May require an associate degree or its equivalent. Also may require completion of a certificate in health technology or... View job details


Cardio-Pulmonary Perfusionist
Alternate Job Titles: Certified Cardio-Pulmonary Perfusionist | Certified Surgical Team Perfusionist | OR Perfusionist

Sets up and operates heart/lung machines that support organ function during cardiac surgery or other procedure where circulatory or respiratory function is disrupted. Operates equipment to produce bypass, coronary perfusion, recirculation or partial bypass, or to alter blood temperature, balance, or content. Requires an advanced degree. Requires a Certified Clinical Perfusionist (CCP) credential. ... View job details


Certified Respiratory Therapist
Alternate Job Titles: Respiratory Care Practitioner | Respiratory Care Therapist

Assists in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with pulmonary disorders. Collects and analyzes sputum, blood, and breath specimens to determine levels of oxygen, carbon dioxide, and other gases. Also measures the lung capacity of a patient to determine if there is an impairment. Requires an associate degree and a credential of Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT). May be expected... View job details


Chief Ultrasound Technologist
Alternate Job Titles: Head Ultrasound Technologist

Oversees Ultrasound Technologists and maintains the technical aspects of ultrasound services. Acts as a liaison between technologists, physicians and area support staff. Suggests equipment modification and evaluates accuracy and quality of ultrasound images. May perform duties of Ultrasound Technologist as needed. Requires an associate degree in ultrasound technology. Requires Registered Diagnosti... View job details


Darkroom Attendant
Alternate Job Titles: Radiology Darkroom Attendant

Processes x-ray film through the use of automatic developing machines or a mixture of chemicals and water. Reloads film and plate holders. Ensures delivery of developed films to proper medical personnel. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction... View job details


Echocardiograph Technician
Alternate Job Titles: Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer | Echo Technician | Echocardiographer | Stress Echocardiographer

Performs echocardiograms in accordance with established practices and procedures. Provides preliminary diagnostic evaluation and notifies cardiologists of results of examinations. Consults with cardiologist to establish requirements for non-standard examinations and determines technical factors to satisfy requirements. Requires an associate degree, and passing the Echocardiography Registry Exam. T... View job details


ECMO Technician
Alternate Job Titles: ECMO Specialist

Provides respiratory care for patients receiving therapy using extra-corporeal membrane oxygenator (ECMO). Performs continuous surveillance, assessment, and troubleshooting of the ECMO circuit and the patient's status. Assesses patient's response to therapy by performing diagnostic tests and procedures including arterial blood gas sampling, oxygen saturation, end-tidal carbon dioxide measurement, ... View job details


EEG Technician
Alternate Job Titles: Electroencephalographic (EEG) Technician | Electroneurodiagnostic (END) Technician

Performs electroencephalograms in accordance with established practices and procedures. Attaches electrodes to the patient. Records impulse frequencies and differences in electrical potential between various areas of the brain to obtain data for use in the diagnosis of brain disorders. Provides preliminary diagnostic evaluation and notifies neurologist of results of examinations. Consults with neu... View job details


Electrocardiograph Technician
Alternate Job Titles: EKG Technician | Electrocardiogram Technician | On-Call Cardiology Technician

Performs electrocardiograms according to established policies and procedures. Provides data for diagnosis of heart ailments. Edits and forwards final test results to attending physician for analysis and interpretation. Requires a high school diploma and is a graduate of an accredited EKG program. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification an... View job details