The salary of a radiology technician will vary depending on experience, education, industry, location (country, state and city), etc. How much do radiology techs make? Let’s find out with “RadiologyTechnicianSalarySource.com“.
Average Radiology Technician Salary: $64,450 per year
The average salary for a radiologic technologist in the United States is $64,450 per annum, which is 35% higher than the U.S. average salary. A radiologic technologist makes an average of $5,371 per month, $1,239 per week and $30.99 per hour.
Radiology Technician Salary Range
The minimum radiologic technologist salary is $45,500 per year, which is $16,040 higher than the average salary of Americans.
A radiologic technologist can make more than $87,160 per year depending on many factors like work place, education, experience, performance, etc.
|Radiology Technician Average Salary||$45,500||$64,450||$87,160 (+)|
|U.S. Average Salary||$17,540||$47,863||∞|
Highest Paying Industries for Radiologic Technologist
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||$74,810|
|Scientific Research & Development Services||$35.37||$73,570|
Highest Paying States for Radiologic Technologist
Massachusetts is the best state for radiology technicians based on the annual salary. A radiology tech here can make average $90,080 per year, which mean $7,507 per month, $1,732 per week and $43.31 per hour.
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Highest Paying Metropolitan areas for Radiologic Technologist
Napa, Oakland, Fremont, Vallejo or Hayward in California are the top paying metropolitan areas for radiology techs. The average hourly wage is $45, which is $15 higher than the average U.S. radiology tech hourly wage.
|Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Division||$46.44||$96,590|
|Vallejo-Fairfield Metro Area, California||$46.23||$96,160|
|Sumter, South Carolina||$44.72||$93,020|
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California||$44.49||$92,530|
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California||$44.00||$91,530|
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California||$39.75||$82,690|
Highest Paying Non-metropolitan areas for Radiologic Technologist
If you want to work in non-metropolitan areas, the Northern Mountains Region of California is the best area for radiology techs. The average salary of a radiology tech in the Northern Mountains Region is $85,650 per year.
|Northern Mountains Region of California||$41.18||$85,650|
|Mother Lode Region of California||$39.71||$82,590|
|North Coast Region of California||$39.04||$81,200|
|Railbelt / Southwest Alaska||$37.91||$78,850|
|North Valley Region of California||$37.28||$77,550|
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Currency: USD – United States dollar
Source: 2013 BLS (Bureau of Labor Statistics) Report