Pennsylvania Medical Laboratory Technician Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Medical Lab Technicians in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Medical Lab Technicians in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Johnstown, Altoona and Philadelphia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lancaster, Harrisburg and York
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Scranton

Salaries for Medical Lab Technicians in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Lancaster, Philadelphia and Reading

Schools for Medical Lab Technicians in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Medical Lab Schools in Pennsylvania

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Fortis Institute

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  • Programs: ECG/Phlebotomy/Lab Assistant
  • Degrees: Diploma
McCann School of Business & Technology
Allentown, Hazleton, Pottsville, Sunbury

Whether preparing to enter the professional world or expanding your skills, education should be available wherever, whenever. With McCann you can rely on challenging programs, interesting curriculum, and a friendly educational environment.

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  • Programs: Medical Laboratory Technician - Associate of Specialized Technology, Clinical Medical Assistant - Diploma, Surgical Technology - Associate in Specialized Technology
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Health Information Management
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Jump into the exciting world of technology or medical services at Harris School.

  • Programs: Surgical Technology
  • Degrees: Certificate
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More Pennsylvania Medical Lab Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bucks County Community College Newtown Associate 9,649
Cedar Crest College Allentown Masters 1,888
Clarion University of Pennsylvania Clarion Masters 6,795
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
Community College of Philadelphia Philadelphia Associate 17,334
Drexel University Philadelphia Doctorate 20,682
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg Masters 7,053
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Edinboro Masters 7,686
Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown Masters 2,360
Gannon University Erie Doctorate 4,134
Harcum College Bryn Mawr Associate 947
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Holy Family University Philadelphia Masters 3,487
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana Doctorate 14,018
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Kutztown Masters 10,295
Lebanon Valley College Annville Doctorate 1,936
Marywood University Scranton Doctorate 3,316
Messiah College Grantham Bachelor 2,837
Misericordia University Dallas Doctorate 2,355
Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus Blue Bell Associate 9,184
Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary Bethlehem Masters & First Professional 1,989
Penn Commercial Washington Associate 435
Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences Pennsylvania Associate 680
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton Hazleton Bachelor 1,232
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682
Saint Francis University Loretto Doctorate 2,125
Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 2,924
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh Doctorate 27,020
University of Scranton Scranton Doctorate 5,612
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia Philadelphia Doctorate 2,969
Wilkes University Wilkes-Barre Doctorate 5,114
York College Pennsylvania York Masters 5,720

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Lab Technicians

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Medical Lab Technicians

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Medical Lab Technicians relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Altoona 40 $35670 0.59
Harrisburg 360 $39220 1.01
Carlisle 360 $39220 1.01
Bloomsburg 0 $39810 0
Berwick 0 $39810 0
Johnstown 120 $37900 1.94
Erie 90 $28900 0.63
Pittsburgh 1610 $35340 1.24
Reading 0 $33260 0
Lancaster 0 $41510 0
Lebanon 0 $38340 0
Scranton 300 $37760 1.03
Wilkes 300 $37760 1.03
Barre 300 $37760 1.03
Hazleton 300 $37760 1.03
Williamsport 50 $30370 0.9
York 190 $31150 0.93
Hanover 190 $31150 0.93
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