Salaries for phlebotomy technicians can vary according to your state and location. The size of the city where you practice is often an indication also of your rate of pay. Simply put, practicing in major cities usually pays more.
“This list reflects the top 10 cities in America for phlebotomist pay according to the latest official salary data.
Salaries, on average, are significantly higher in major metropolitan areas – particularly those in the nation’s most-populous states – but there are exceptions to this rule.
Naturally the cost of living in a major metropolitan area can be significantly higher than, say, in a rural area, so be sure to factor in the increased expenses before packing up and moving up to a higher paying job.