Whats the difference between an EKG Tech and a Cardiac Tech?

I was just wondering because i know cardiac techs make more but they do the same thing an EKG tech does . The hierarchy is...... Cardiovascular Technologist Cardiac Technician EKG Technician Are Cardiac Techs in demand and whats the point of being an EKG tech when cardiac techs make more. How much will i be making a every two weeks if I go to school to become a Cardiac tech?

Asked By: Tink - 8/24/2011
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Think of it like this ~ Would you rather be a nursing assistant, LPN or a Registered Nurse? The pay is different because what each of them is able to do is different. An RN has to learn everything an assistant and LPN learns and more as well. So they make more and the training is longer. You have a similar question... More
Answered By: Kevin - 8/24/2011
Additional Answers (1)
An EKG tech doesn't have to be certified in a lot of places. There is no law saying you have to go to school to do it so people sometimes learn it on the job. Basically you operate the EKG. You connect it to patients and give the results to the Physician... More
Answered By: Paladin - 8/24/2011
Sponsored results
(84) Local Jobs Paying $14-$83 An Hour- Available Today. Apply Now Jobs
(97) Local Jobs Pay $17-$92 Per Hour- Available Today. Apply Now!
Our Local Jobs Paying $16-$97/Hour-Get Hired Now. Apply Here Jobs
(89) Real Jobs Paying $21-$97/Hour- Available Now. Apply Online! Jobs

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-302