By Marcella Sanchez, CPT | Updated: Feb 15, 2022

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Portland, ME

Portland is the most populous city in Maine, but it is not the capital. However, there are few cities in the state with as much opportunity to work in phlebotomy as Portland.

In this article, we list all your training and employment opportunities to help you make the right decision for your future career as a phlebotomist in Portland, Maine.

Portland, ME Phlebotomy Jobs by the Numbers

Estimates reported in 2019 suggest that the population of Portland, Maine was 66,215. The maximum population when including the Greater Metropolitan Area is said to be a little over half a million people.

Portland's popularity in the state and population means plenty of working opportunities for prospective phlebotomists. According to Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data in 2019, 110 phlebotomists worked across the Metropolitan Area. 420 operated statewide at the same time.

According to the most recent report from BLS (2019), demand for phlebotomists will increase between 2019 and 2029 by an average of 17.7%. In comparison, the average demand for all jobs will be 7%. Demand for phlebotomists, then, is nearly three times the average.

Phlebotomy Careers and Employers in Portland, ME

Phlebotomists in Portland, Maine, will find plenty of employment opportunities with openings in a range of medical sectors. These include frontline healthcare, medical supplies, blood banks, and more. Some prominent area employers include:

Phlebotomist Salaries in Portland, ME

The web's top employment and labor websites hold the following salary data for phlebotomists in Portland, Maine. It is a mix of industry and self-reported data:

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Other Phlebotomy Schools Nearby

Do you live outside the city of Portland? Search phlebotomy training programs in cities near you in Portland. Check out our listings below to find traditional, online, or hybrid classes near you.




RSU5 Community Programs

Location: Freeport, ME 04032

Lisbon Falls

Oakhill and Lisbon Adult Education

Location: Lisbon Falls, ME 04252


Northeast Technical Institute

Location: Scarborough, ME 04074





Windham Raymond Adult Education

Location: Windham, ME 04062