Texas Medical Laboratory Technician Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Medical Lab Technicians in Texas

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Fast Facts for Medical Lab Technicians in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Texarkana, Abilene and Tyler
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Austin, Midland and Fort Worth
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and San Antonio

Salaries for Medical Lab Technicians in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Houston, Dallas and San Antonio

Schools for Medical Lab Technicians in Texas are listed below.

Selected Medical Lab Schools in Texas

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Vista College
El Paso

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  • Programs: Medical Lab Technician
  • Degrees: Associate

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Medical Laboratory Technology (AS), Histotechnology (AAS)
  • Degrees: Associate

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
Fortis Institute
Grand Prairie

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  • Programs: Sterile Processing Technician, Surgical Technology
  • Degrees: Diploma

Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

  • Programs: AS - Surgical Technology
  • Degrees: Associate
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More Texas Medical Lab Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alvin Community College Alvin Associate 4,169
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
Angelo State University San Angelo Masters 6,239
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Baylor University Waco Doctorate & First Professional 14,174
Central Texas College Killeen Associate 21,532
Del Mar College Corpus Christi Associate 11,167
El Centro College Dallas Associate 6,680
El Paso Community College El Paso Associate 25,023
Galveston College Galveston Associate 2,044
Grayson County College Denison Associate 3,811
Houston Community College Houston Associate 43,518
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Lamar State College-Orange Orange Associate 2,005
Laredo Community College Laredo Associate 7,831
McLennan Community College Waco Associate 8,079
Midwestern State University Wichita Falls Masters 6,027
Navarro College Corsicana Associate 7,560
Northeast Texas Community College Mount Pleasant Associate 1,010
Odessa College Odessa Associate 4,580
San Jacinto Community College Pasadena Associate 23,805
Southwestern Adventist University Keene Masters 890
St Philips College San Antonio Associate 9,256
Tarleton State University Stephenville Doctorate 9,460
Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi Corpus Christi Doctorate 8,563
Texas Southern University Houston Doctorate 9,540
Texas State University-San Marcos San Marcos Doctorate 28,121
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock Doctorate & First Professional 2,616
Texas Woman's University Denton Doctorate 12,168
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate & First Professional 2,868
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Houston Bachelor 139
The University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston Doctorate 2,422
The University of Texas at Arlington Arlington Doctorate 24,889
The University of Texas at Austin Austin Doctorate 50,170
The University of Texas at El Paso El Paso Doctorate 20,154
The University of Texas at San Antonio San Antonio Doctorate 28,533
The University of Texas at Tyler Tyler Doctorate 6,137
The University of Texas-Pan American Edinburg Doctorate 17,435
Tyler Junior College Tyler Associate 8,217
University of Houston Houston Doctorate & First Professional 34,663
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor Belton Doctorate 2,651
University of North Texas Denton Doctorate 34,710
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Dallas Doctorate & First Professional 2,253
Victoria College Victoria Associate 4,002
West Texas A & M University Canyon Doctorate 7,502

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Lab Technicians

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. 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


Abilene 110 $31460 1.5
Amarillo 110 $38880 0.82
Austin 660 $40530 0.62
Round Rock 660 $40530 0.62
Houston 2630 $38410 0.78
The Woodlands 2630 $38410 0.78
Sugar Land 2630 $38410 0.78
Beaumont 120 $36430 0.63
Port Arthur 120 $36430 0.63
Brownsville 140 $34360 0.9
Harlingen 140 $34360 0.9
College Station 70 $22710 0.58
Bryan 70 $22710 0.58
Corpus Christi 180 $36110 0.83
Dallas 3760 $36860 0.99
Fort Worth 3760 $36860 0.99
Arlington 3760 $36860 0.99
El Paso 450 $33000 1.37
San Angelo 50 $29710 0.96
San Antonio 1430 $35570 1.32
New Braunfels 1430 $35570 1.32
Longview 80 $36490 0.7
Lubbock 190 $32380 1.21
McAllen 240 $28600 0.87
Edinburg 240 $28600 0.87
Mission 240 $28600 0.87
Midland 60 $27140 0.56
Killeen 300 $39580 1.98
Temple 300 $39580 1.98
Tyler 250 $40830 2.18
Victoria 40 $37930 0.74
Waco 60 $37980 0.45
Wichita Falls 80 $43990 1.25
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