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– Medical Lab Technician

What do Phlebotomists do?

Draw blood for tests, transfusions, research, or blood donations and provide assistance if patients have adverse reactions after their blood is drawn.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Draw blood from patients and blood donors
  • Verify a patient’s identity to ensure proper labeling of the blood
  • Label the drawn blood for testing or processing
  • Enter patient information into a database
  • Assemble and maintain medical instruments
  • Keep work areas clean and sanitary

Job Outlook:

Overall employment of Phlebotomists is projected to grow 17 percent from 2020 to 2030, faster than the average for all occupations.

More information: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/phlebotomists.htm

$31,120
Median Annual Pay

$14.96 | Hourly

 

High-End Earners
$50,740

 

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