Laboratory Technician


 
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Lab technicians collect, examine and test body fluids, tissue cells and other substances.

Setting: Hospitals, medical laboratories physician offices and university labs.

Most work is standing up.


PAy

Salary: between $45,200-55,500

 
 
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Laboratory Technician:

Step one

Education:

Certificate or AA

Science, liberal arts and clinical instruction

Step two is to obtain a certification or licensure by the American Medical TEchnologists (AMT).

Step three: Seek opportunities for career advancement