Indiana Medical Lab Technician Salaries
Medical Laboratory Tech Salaries in Indiana
The 2008 ASCP survey found that the average salary for medical technicians was $18.48 per hour or $38,438. Bureau of Labor Statistics data puts the median at $17.01 per hour or $35,400 per year for the profession as a whole. In Indiana, the median salary is $35,900 or $17.27 per hour, which is comparable to the national average. When comparing salaries, you should always consider factors like cost of living. Housing cost is one factor that can vary widely, but resources like BestPlaces.net [http://www.bestplaces.net/city/] can provide comparisons of many different expenses.
Following is a list of average salaries for major cities in Indiana.
Bloomington, Indiana medical laboratory technician salary-$33,000
Evansville, Indiana medical laboratory technician salary -$39,000
Fort Wayne, Indiana medical laboratory technician salary -$40,000
Indianapolis, Indiana medical laboratory technician salary -$37,000
South Bend, Indiana medical laboratory technician salary -$40,000
Terre Haute, Indiana medical laboratory technician salary -$38,000
Professional Associations for Medical Laboratory Technicians in Indiana
American Medical Technologists
10700 West Higgins, Suite 150
Rosemont, IL 60018
Phone: 847.823.5169 or 800.275.1268
Indiana Chapter: L. E. Vern Hein, MT, President, (219) 663-0896
The American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science
6701 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 300
Bethesda, Maryland 20817
This chapter offers five $500 scholarships per year. Application information is available on the website.