Maryland Medical Lab Technician Salaries
Medical Laboratory Tech Salaries in Maryland
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average salary for medical technicians in 2008 was $17.01 per hour or $35,400. The average Maryland medical laboratory technician salary is higher than the national average at $20.65 per hour or $43,000 in 2008, ranging between $27,100 for entry level and $62,700 at the high end, making it the third highest nationally when comparing median salaries. Annapolis and Baltimore, the two major cities in Maryland, both had average salaries of $45,000 for medical laboratory technician positions.
Professional Associations for Clinical Laboratory Technicians
American Medical Technologists
10700 West Higgins, Suite 150
Rosemont, IL 60018
Phone: 847.823.5169 or 800.275.1268
The American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science
6701 Democracy Boulevard, Suite 300
Bethesda, Maryland 20817
To become a member of the Maryland chapter, complete the ASCLS application at http://www.ascls.org/membership/index.asp. The chapter does not maintain a website, but for additional information you can contact the current ASCLS president (http://www.ascls.org/leadership/board.asp).