Demographic information on Phlebotomists in the US. The average age of male Phlebotomists in the workforce is 36.5 and of female Phlebotomists is 38.7, and the most common race/ethnicity for Phlebotomists is White.
Data on higher education choices for Phlebotomists from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Phlebotomists is Health but a relatively high number of Phlebotomists hold a major in Cultural & Gender Studies.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Phlebotomists from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Phlebotomists need many skills, but most especially Speaking, Reading Comprehension, and Active Listening. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Phlebotomists need more than the average amount of Science, Programming, and Quality Control Analysis.
Projections on wages and job growth for Phlebotomists from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Phlebotomists are expected to see a growth of 24.5% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow faster than the national average.