|Dialysis Technicians: A Quick Look|
|Median Salary||$32,499 per annum|
|Number of positions (U.S.)||19,400|
|Job Growth (2012-2022)||27% (for all Biomedical Engineers)|
|New positions (2012-2022)||5,200|
What Does A Dialysis Technician Do?
Dialysis technicians operate dialysis machines and work with patients suffering from kidney disease. Dialysis technicians work closely with nurses and doctors as part of the patient’s treatment team.Read more.
The national median annual dialysis tech salary is $32,499, according to data gathered by Salary.com. Read more.
Becoming A Dialysis Technician
Dialysis technicians usually complete a 1 year certificate program. Depending on state requirements, dialysis technicians may also be trained on-the-job, or obtain associate degrees. Check out How to Begin a Professional Career as a Dialysis Technician here. Read more.
The number of job positions for dialysis technicians is expected to rise 15% by the year 2020.Read more.