Phlebotomists are most often employed by the General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals industry. The average yearly wage for Phlebotomists was $31,948 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Phlebotomists by wage are Butchers & other meat, poultry, & fish processing workers, Baggage porters, bellhops, & concierges, and File clerks.
Phlebotomists are part of the Healthcare Support Occupations, along with Home health aides, Personal care aides, Nursing assistants, Orderlies and psychiatric aides, Occupational therapy assistants & aides, and 9 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Phlebotomists are Monroe County PUMA, PA, Columbus City (Northeast) PUMA, OH, and Muskegon County PUMA, MI. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Phlebotomists are Hidalgo County (North & West) PUMA, TX, Columbus City (Northeast) PUMA, OH, and Cleveland City (East) & Bratenahl Village PUMA, OH.