The salary of a radiology technician will vary depending on experience, education, industry, location (country, state and city), etc. How much do X-ray technicians make? Let’s find out with “RadiologyTechnicianSalarySource“.
Radiologic Technologist Salary: $64,450 a year
Average pay for rad techs is $64,450 per annum, which is 35% higher than the US median income. A radiographer makes an average of $5,371 per month; $1,239 a week and $30.99 an hour.
Radiographer’s minimum pay is $45,500 a year – $16,040 higher compared to the median income of Americans.
A radiology technologist can make more than $87,160 a year depending on many factors like work place, education, experience, performance, etc.
|X-ray Technician||$45,500||$64,450||$87,160 (+)|
Top 5 Industries
Working at colleges ($74,810) or specialty hospitals ($72,410) would help you make more money than other industries.
|Colleges, Universities & Professional Schools||35.97||1,438||6,234||74,810|
|Scientific Research & Development Services||35.37||1,414||6,130||73,570|
Top 8 Paying States
Massachusetts is one of the best state based on annual income. A medical radiographer here can make average $90,080 per year, which mean $7,507 a month; $1,732 per week and $43.31 an hour.
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Napa County, California rank in top 10 paying metro areas for radiographers. The hourly wage is $45, which is $15 more than the national average.
|New London CT||93,020||7751||1788||44.72|
|Boise City-Nampa ID||91,530||7627||1760||44.00|
|Barnstable Town MA||83,610||6967||1607||40.20|
|Lake Havasu City - Kingman AZ||82,690||5690||1591||39.75|
If you want to work in nonmetro area, Northern Mountains of CA is the highest-paying area for medical radiation technologist. Average radiographer salary in Northern California can range from $81,500 to $85,600 a year.
|Northern Mountains Region of California||85,650||7,137||1,647||41.18|
|Railbelt / Southwest Alaska||82,590||6,882||1,587||39.71|
|West Central Illinois||77,550||6,462||1,491||37.28|
Currency: USD – United States dollar