Training Requirements for Cardiovascular Technologists And Technicians

Cardiovascular technologists and technicians need an associate's degree.

Degrees for Cardiovascular technologists and technicians
Percent
Less than High School 0.8
High School 5.8
Some College 19.1
Associates Degree 44.5
Bachelors Degree 24.8
Masters Degree 3.5
Doctorate or Professional Degree 1.6

Employment Outlook for Cardiovascular Technologists And Technicians

This represents about 52,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 11,000 more cardiovascular technologists and technicians but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 21,000 more.

Typical Income for Cardiovascular Technologists And Technicians

Hourly Income

On average,cardiovascular technologists and technicians make $27.45 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Cardiovascular technologists and technicians $13.77 $18.12 $26.71 $35.12 $43.00
Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations $15.59 $21.80 $30.49 $43.83 $64.87
Health technologists and technicians $12.29 $15.63 $20.55 $27.58 $35.76
Diagnostic related technologists and technicians $18.53 $23.53 $29.40 $36.40 $44.03
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, cardiovascular technologists and technicians make $57,100 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Cardiovascular technologists and technicians $28,650 $37,690 $55,570 $73,050 $89,450
Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations $32,430 $45,330 $63,420 $91,180 $134,930
Health technologists and technicians $25,570 $32,510 $42,750 $57,370 $74,390
Diagnostic related technologists and technicians $38,540 $48,950 $61,160 $75,710 $91,590
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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