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Polysomnographic Technology

Career Outlook

What is the job market outlook for Registered Polysomnographic Technologists?
Sources both inside and outside the field of polysomnography indicate that this is a rapidly growing occupational field, due to the increasing awareness, diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders. Potential area employers indicate that several positions may be open over the next three year period.

How much does a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist earn?
According to the American Association of Sleep Technologists 2010 Salary & Benefits Survey, annual salaries for a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) range from $35,000 to $52,000. Prior to gaining the RPSGT credential, people can work in the field as technicians for slightly less.