Medical Equipment Preparers

What Medical equipment preparers Do

Prepare, sterilize, install, or clean laboratory or healthcare equipment. May perform routine laboratory tasks and operate or inspect equipment.

Medical equipment preparer Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 58,700
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $38,220

Job Outlook for Medical equipment preparers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 4,900
  • Growth rate: 8 percent (As fast as average)

How to Become a Medical equipment preparer

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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