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Anaesthetic Technician

Kaihangarau Haurehu

Anaesthetic technicians assist anaesthetists, and prepare operating theatres and clinics for anaesthetic procedures.


Trainee anaesthetic technicians usually earn

$36K-$45K per year

Experienced anaesthetic technicians usually earn

$47K-$87K per year

Source: PSA 'Allied Public Health Technical MECAs, 2015-2017', 2016.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as an anaesthetic technician are good due to a shortage of workers.
Percy Pillay checking anaesthetic equipment

Anaesthetic technicians assist anaethestists during operations

Last updated 12 August 2017