Medical Careers--Medical Lab Technician

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What are my career options with a Psychology degree as far as being a Medical Lab Tech?

Your Psychology degree can lead to a career as a Medical Lab Tech. The job description for a Medical Lab Tech includes conducting research concerning different aspects of health and medicine. In this job, you will ll work under the supervision of a supervisor (often a Medical Doctor) to perform tests that help to diagnose and treat diseases. You may be asked to prepare samples for analysis, record measurements from various tests, analyze the chemical content of liquids, and test for drug levels in blood.

Salary Information

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistiocs the yearly median wages of a Medical Laboratory Technician at $52,000.

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