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Patient Transporter Salary

$31,280 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$582

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Patient Transporter is $31,280 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Patient Transporter is between $24,184 and $37,040. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Patient Transporter. 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:
  • Escorts or transports patients within hospital or other medical facility.
  • Ascertains patient name, destination, mode of travel, time, and other data, following written or verbal instructions.
  • Guides or escorts incoming patients from admitting office or reception desk to designated area.
  • Carries patient's luggage.
Patient Transporter Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

Job family population: 15,310

Estimated population of Patient Transporter jobs: 2,279

Rate of error: 5.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,262
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

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 over 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. Forty...

Patient Transporter Job Listings for United States

Medical Assistant - Bezos Family Immunotherapy Clinic - 1.0 FTE
Jun 11
Seattle, WA, USA
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
... patient transport, cleaning and restocking of exam rooms and other requests to maintain immunotherapy clinic flow + Recognizes symptoms of common medical illnesses, abnormal vs., and new/existing ...
Patient Care / Admin Medical Assistant / Medical Secretary / AAMA
Jun 14
Portland, OR, USA
Arete Technologies inc
... transports patient to examination or treatment room with use of wheelchair or gurney or assists patient to walk; assists patient in undressing; assists physician with treatment or examination by ...
Medical Assistant
Apr 17
Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
Vernick & Gopal LLC
Arranges patient transport as needed. Sorts/distributes lab results daily to appropriate physician or nurse practitioner. Maintains patient confidentiality. * Assists with procuring medical records.
Medical Assistant Lead - 0.8 FTE - Blood and Marrow Transplant
Apr 10
Seattle, WA, USA
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
... patient transport, cleaning and restocking of exam rooms and other requests to maintain clinic flow + Recognizes symptoms of common medical illnesses, abnormal vs., and new/existing pain and ...
Patient Care Assistant Float
Apr 22
Tucson, AZ, USA
Banner Health
Assists in the transportation of patient specimens. * Recognizes and reports abnormalities and/or changes in the patients health status and responses to treatment to a licensed professional. Promotes ...
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