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Medical Technology

Dept of Medical Technology
305 Willard Hall
Education Building
University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716-3720
Ph: (302) 831-2849


Clinical laboratory

Employment Opportunities

The profession of Medical Technology offers a challenging and rewarding career. Job opportunities are diverse. Medical laboratory scientists are employed in hospital and private clinical laboratories, public health agencies, research and forensic laboratories, industrial medical and biomedical laboratories, fertility centers, educational institutions, pharmaceutical companies, blood banks, physician office laboratories, and veterinary clinics. In addition to laboratory positions, there are opportunities in technical sales, instrument service, management, teaching and medical writing. Entry-level annual salaries for medical laboratory scientists currently range from $38,000 to $50,000.

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