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Patient Care Technician Salary

$30,033 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$300

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Patient Care Technician is $30,033 a year and $14 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Patient Care Technician is between $22,548 and $36,236. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Helps patients in a hospital, nursing home, or other medical facility, performing a variety of tasks, under direction of nursing and medical staff.
  • Responds to signal lights, bells, or intercom systems to determine patient's needs.
  • Bathes, dresses, and undresses patients.
  • Serves and collects food trays and feeds patients requiring help.
Patient Care Technician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Nursing Assistants

Job family population: 1,453,670

Estimated population of Patient Care Technician jobs: 903,659

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$34,817
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Education

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About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of more than 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City...

Patient Care Technician Job Listings for United States

Patient Care Technician-Ambulatory
Jul 16
Moline, Illinois, USA
UnityPoint Health
Certified Nursing Assistant listed as inactive on a Healthcare Worker Registry who is currently in a role similar to a Patient Care Technician in a hospital or similar non-skilled/long term care ...
Patient Care Technician-CNA
Jul 10
Austin, TX, USA
BrightStar Care Greater Austin
The Patient Care Technician is a member of the dedicated home care team who works under the supervision of a registered nurse and performs various personal care services as necessary to meet the ...
Patient Care Technician-Inpatient Adult Mental Health Unit
Jun 12
Des Moines, IA, USA
UnityPoint Health
* Patient Care Technician-Inpatient Adult Mental Health Unit Requisition ID2019-61074CategoryNursing Aides, Assistants, and TechsLocationUS-IA-Des MoinesAddress700 E University AveAffiliate3020 ...
Vision Health Technician - Omaha, NE
Jul 2
Omaha, NE, USA
LasikPlus
Job Responsibilities As a Vision Health Technician, you will be responsible for pre and post ... Delivering quality patient care, excellent communication and customer service * Assisting ...
Supervisor of Patient Care
Jul 22
Garden Grove, CA, USA
Crawford Thomas Recruiting
Perform functions to manage Patient Care and Pharmacy Technician Teams in the processing of new patient referrals, making decisions based on precedent and working within the limits of established ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Patient Care Technician is $30,033 a year and $14 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Patient Care Technician is between $22,548 and $36,236. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Patient Care Technician Job Listings for United States

Patient Care Technician-Ambulatory
Jul 16
Moline, Illinois, USA
UnityPoint Health
Certified Nursing Assistant listed as inactive on a Healthcare Worker Registry who is currently in a role similar to a Patient Care Technician in a hospital or similar non-skilled/long term care ...
Patient Care Technician-CNA
Jul 10
Austin, TX, USA
BrightStar Care Greater Austin
The Patient Care Technician is a member of the dedicated home care team who works under the supervision of a registered nurse and performs various personal care services as necessary to meet the ...
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