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How Much Does an EKG Technician Earn In The United States?

EKG Technician Salaries
Updated April 6, 2021
Average Yearly Salary
$34,000
$29,000
$34,000
$40,000
Ekg technicians in the United States make an average salary of $34,482 per year or $16.58 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $29,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $40,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Illinois, Pennsylvania, Oregon, California, and West Virginia provide the highest ekg technician salaries.
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Where EKG Technicians Earn The Most

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How Much Do EKG Technicians Earn In Different Cities?

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for an ekg technician is roughly $34,482 per year, which boils down to $16.58 per hour. Interestingly enough, ekg technicians have the highest salaries in Palo Alto, CA at about $39,978 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in Palo Alto, CA is $26,000. Additionally, ekg technicians make more than the average salary in Springfield, OR, Vancouver, WA, Rocky Mount, NC, Atlanta, GA, and Provo, UT. On a more broad level, ekg technician salaries are highest in Illinois, Pennsylvania, Oregon, California, West Virginia, Ohio, and Connecticut. On the contrary, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska offer the lowest ekg technician salaries.
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1. Palo Alto, CA
$39,978
Avg. Salary
$24k
$49k
2. Springfield, OR
$39,878
Avg. Salary
$24k
$49k
3. Vancouver, WA
$34,157
Avg. Salary
$24k
$49k
4. Rocky Mount, NC
$31,854
Avg. Salary
$24k
$49k
5. Atlanta, GA
$31,098
Avg. Salary
$24k
$49k
6. Provo, UT
$29,716
Avg. Salary
$24k
$49k

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Which Companies Pay EKG Technicians The Most?

To earn a high income as an ekg technician, working for Adecco or PeaceHealth might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Novant Health and Intermountain Healthcare report highly competitive wages for ekg technicians.
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    How Experience Affects EKG Technician Salaries

    The salary for an ekg technician can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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    Vancouver, WA
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    $34,728
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    EKG Technician--Primary Children's Hospital-Salt
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    Salt Lake City, UT
    Salt Lake City, UT
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    $29,218
    $29,218
    11/17/2020
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    EKG Tech-PRN-LDS Hospital-Salt
    Salt Lake City, UT
    Salt Lake City, UT
    10/21/2020
    10/21/2020
    $29,218
    $29,218
    10/21/2020