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Colorado Medical Lab Technician Salaries

Medical Laboratory Tech Salaries in Colorado

Median salaries for MLTs nationally in 2008 were $17.01 per hour or $35,400 per year for the profession as a whole, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. A similar survey conducted by ASCP in 2008 found that the average salary for certified medical technicians in 2008 was $18.48 per hour or $38,438. In Colorado, salaries range from $33,000 to $39,000.


Boulder, Denver and Telluride offer the highest salaries, but cost of living should be taken into consideration before comparing locations as there can be wide variation in the cost of housing and other necessities. Comparisons can be made at http://www.bestplaces.net/city/. Following is a list of average salaries for major cities in Colorado.

Aspen-$36,000
Boulder-$39,000
Colorado Springs-$36,000
Denver-$39,000
Ft. Collins-$33,000
Telluride-$39,000
Vail-$35,000

www.indeed.com
http://www.bestplaces.net/col/
http://www.ascp.org/pdf/Membership-Communications/Wage-and-Vacancy-Survey.aspx

Professional Associations for Medical Laboratory Technicians in Colorado
Colorado Society for Medical Technology
6825 E Tennessee Ave.
Denver CO 80224

Phone: 303.312.1734
http://www.coloradohealthcareers.org/organization_information.asp?id=36

The American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science
6701 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 300

Bethesda, Maryland 20817
Phone: 301.657.2768
Email: ascls@ascls.org
Web: http://www.ascls.org/
Colorado chapter:
Web: http://www.ascls-colorado.org/


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