Google Trend growth of shows the interest behind a Histology Technician really coming to live in the end of 2007. After that the interest in this Histology career spiked in 2009 and has seen more stable trends over time with another spike in 2012. While the Histology Tech trend has a big dip down in 2013 that is just because of incomplete data.
Bureau of Labor Statistics information shows that a Histology Technician’s salary in 2010 was $46,680 a year which is around $22.44 an hour. The BLS categorizes a Histology Tech into Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technologists & Technicians. Typically the education required in this profession is in University level Medical Technology programs with a typical requirement of a Bachelors Degree in Medical Technology or Life Sciences. The total number of jobs available for Histology Technicians in 2010 were 330,600 with a job outlook growth rate expected by the BLS to be 13% from 2010 – 2020. This growth rate for Histology Technicians will add around 42,900 total jobs to the market from 2010 – 2020. By using our Histology Tech salary by state information listed below you will see you can earn as much as $58,000 a year which is $12,000 a year more just by choosing a higher paying state to work in.
Listed below is information that is specific to Histology Technician job salaries that you can expect to receive in that state area. Our state by state breakdown allows you to see which state is best to get a job as a Histology Technician. The salary information provided below is off of real-world job listings for Histology Technicians and the pay offered for those jobs. We source Indeed, Simply Hired, PayScale and GlassDoor.com. The information provided by Indeed about their process for collecting salary averages is as follows: “Indeed Salary Search is based on an index of salary information extracted from over 50 million job postings from thousands of unique sources over the last 12 months. Many job descriptions don’t contain salary information, but there are enough that do to produce statistically significant median salaries for millions of keyword, job title and location combinations – in fact, most job searches you are likely to think of. As new jobs are added each day, the Indeed Salary Search index is automatically updated with fresh salary data, so the salary results are as up-to-date as they could possibly be.”