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Average Salary for Perfusionist in United States

The average salary of a(n) Perfusionist in United States is $134,027.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Perfusionist in United States is $64.44.

The average bonus of a(n) Perfusionist in United States is $4,302.00.

Job Description:

Sets up and operates heart-lung machine in hospital to take over functions of patient's heart and lungs during surgery or respiratory failure. Reviews patient medical history and chart, and consults with surgeon or physician to obtain patient information needed to set up heart-lung machine and associated equipment. A degree in health sciences is required for this position. Selects, assembles, sets up, and tests heart-lung machine to ensure that machine and associated equipment function according to specifications. Operates heart-lung machine to regulate blood circulation and composition, to administer drugs and anesthetic agents, and to control body temperature during surgery or respiratory failure of patient. Monitors and observes operation of heart-lung machine and patient's physiologic variables such as blood temperature, blood composition, and flow rate, and adjusts equipment to maintain normal body functions. Cleans and adjusts parts of heart-lung machine. Less

Sets up and operates heart-lung machine in hospital to take over functions of patient's heart and lungs during surgery or respiratory failure. Reviews patient medical history and chart, and consults with surgeon or physician to obtain patient information needed to... More

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