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To view our latest Medical Technologist positions, please utilize the job search functionality above. MTs, also know as Clinical or Medical Laboratory Scientists, are in demand with many of the healthcare facilities Preferred works with across the nation. To be considered for future Med Tech opportunities, go ahead and apply now so we have your contact information in the system.
Medical Technologist Job Description
Clinical Lab Scientists test and analyze patients’ bodily fluids or tissue samples in order to identify infectious agents, detect disorders, measure components, and in some cases assure quality. Medical Laboratory Scientists must also maintain necessary safety precautions and equipment, create and analyze data reports, deliver results to physicians, and supervise other lab personnel.
Medical Technologist Salary Information
On average, Medical Technologists earn approximately $69,550 a year. The lower 10 percent of MTs earn around $59,373, and the upper 10 percent earns $81,241. The salaries of Clinical Laboratory Scientists vary depending on job location, experience, education, and specialization, if applicable.
Medical Technologist Employment Outlook
The Medical Technologist profession is growing faster than average. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the need for Med Techs will grow 11 percent by 2028. Whether you are new to the field or a laboratory veteran, the overall MT employment trend is positive.
Medical Technologist Specialties
Many professionals fall within the general Medical Technologist category. However, with the right experience and education, you may choose to specialize to garner higher pay. Laboratory Technologist subspecialties include:
- Clinical Pathology (including blood, urine, sputum, stool, spinal fluid, pleural fluid, peritoneal fluid, joint fluid, or bone marrow)
- Anatomical Pathology (including gross examination, histology, cytopathology, electron microscopy, or cytogenetics)
- Transfusion Medicine
- Forensic Pathology
- Organ-Specific Pathology (including cardiovascular, endocrine, gastrointestinal, genitourinary, gynecological, neuropathology, oral and maxillofacial, orthopedic, pulmonary, or renal)
If you would like more information about Medical Technologist jobs or are ready get started, Preferred can help. Apply today and get connected with the right assignment for you.