Medical & Clinical Laboratory Technicians perform routine medical laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. May work under the supervision of a medical technologist.

Sample of reported job titles: Certified Clinical Laboratory Technician, Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Clinical Laboratory Technician (Clinical Lab Technician), Laboratory Assistant (Lab Assistant), Laboratory Supervisor, Laboratory Technician, Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), Medical Laboratory Technicians (Medical Lab Technician), Medical Technician

Local Characteristics

  • Median Wage of $15.13/hr
  • 131 Employed Locally
  • Projected Growth, 2016-2021: 18%
  • Retirement Risk: 21% of Local Employees are Aged 55+
  • Gender Diversity: 28% of Local Employees are Male

NCRC/WorkKeys Targets*

Graphic Literacy
4 5 5

Training and Prep

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*In 2017 NCRC/WorkKeys test names were revised from the older titles of Applied Math, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.