Illinois Medical Lab Technologists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Medical Lab Technologists in Illinois

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Fast Facts for Medical Lab Technologists in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Springfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Chicago
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Chicago

Salaries for Medical Lab Technologists in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Springfield

Schools for Medical Lab Technologists in Illinois are listed below.

Selected Medical Lab Technologist Schools in Illinois

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More Illinois Medical Lab Technologist Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Blackburn College Carlinville Bachelor 617
Bradley University Peoria Doctorate 6,053
Carl Sandburg College Galesburg Associate 2,693
City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College Chicago Associate 6,031
College of DuPage Glen Ellyn Associate 25,768
DePaul University Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 23,401
Dominican University River Forest Masters 3,338
Eastern Illinois University Charleston Masters 12,179
Elgin Community College Elgin Associate 9,613
Eureka College Eureka Bachelor 672
Illinois Central College East Peoria Associate 11,804
Illinois State University Normal Doctorate 20,274
John A Logan College Carterville Associate 7,559
John Wood Community College Quincy Associate 2,417
Kankakee Community College Kankakee Associate 3,591
Lewis University Romeoville Doctorate 5,347
McKendree University Lebanon Masters 3,312
North Central College Naperville Masters 2,559
Northern Illinois University Dekalb Doctorate & First Professional 25,254
Oakton Community College Des Plaines Associate 10,805
Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais Doctorate 4,636
Quincy University Quincy Masters 1,323
Rend Lake College Ina Associate 4,821
Roosevelt University Chicago Doctorate 7,163
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science North Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 1,729
Rush University Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 1,596
Shawnee Community College Ullin Associate 2,176
Southwestern Illinois College Belleville Associate 13,713
Triton College River Grove Associate 15,658
University of Illinois at Springfield Springfield Doctorate 4,855
University of St Francis Joliet Masters 3,503
Western Illinois University Macomb Doctorate 13,331

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Lab Technologists

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Medical Lab Technologists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Medical Lab Technologists 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


Bloomington 50 $56740 0.47
Carbondale 60 $62920 0.97
Marion 60 $62920 0.97
Champaign 90 $58880 0.79
Urbana 90 $58880 0.79
Peoria 250 $59560 1.21
Rockford 0 $61740 0
Kankakee 0 $59460 0
Springfield 120 $54500 0.98
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