The Number of BMET Graduating in 2007 vs. Job Projections

I created the following table from degree completion data at the NCES website.  It is important to know the number of BMET graduates because there has been a consistent issue in the past few years of a shortage of qualified BMET's seeking industry jobs in their field.  The number of graduates holding that degree in … Continue reading The Number of BMET Graduating in 2007 vs. Job Projections

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Number of BMET Graduating into Job Market in 2006

I created the following table from degree completion data at the NCES website.  It is important to know the number of BMET graduates because there has been a consistent issue in the past few years of a shortage of qualified BMET's seeking industry jobs in their field.  The number of graduates holding that degree in … Continue reading Number of BMET Graduating into Job Market in 2006

Starting BMET Salary from 2007 Compensation Survey.

Salaries for professionals with BMET background or education ( A.S., B.S. or DoD Military BMET ) can range widely from $36,000 to $110,000 per year.  The reason for the wide disparity is a result of the wide range of positions a BMET can fill from BMET I to Director of the Biomedical Engineering Department ( … Continue reading Starting BMET Salary from 2007 Compensation Survey.

Bureau of Labor Statistics Projections for BMET Jobs 2006-2016

Biomedical Engineering Technologists and Biomedical Equipment Technicians are included under medical equipment repairers in the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The definition provided for the position is; "Test, adjust, or repair biomedical or electromedical equipment." Hospital and surgical facility jobs represents approximately 20% of the reported number and industrial jobs represent about 38% of the total … Continue reading Bureau of Labor Statistics Projections for BMET Jobs 2006-2016