Radiologist Technician Salary
To become a Radiologist Tech you can obtain certification, associate degree or bachelor’s degree in order to gain a better future in this field. Most of the Radiologist Technician go for the associate degree program.
In entire USA more than 0.2 million people were working as Radiologist Technician. The amount of Radiologist Technician Salary gained by a tech varies due to various factors such as education, experience and the area where the technician is working.
- Minimum Salary – The minimum Radiologist Tech Salary is between the ranges of $35,000 to $40,000.
This range of Radiologist Technician Salary 2011 is obtained by individuals who have less than 2 years of experience in the field.
- Maximum Salary Range – A highly experienced and well qualified Radiologist Technician is paid $60,000+. These people are those who have heavy amount of experience with them which is backed by certifications and associate degrees.
- How much time is required to earn maximum – There are two kinds of people who are earning the maximum amount. First are those who have no educational backing but have worked in the field for years and have gained great amount of experience and are very well paid. But these individuals have spent too much time in the field to earn maximum amount.
On the other hand are those who have less experience but have gained professional training from educational institutes and are earning the maximum amount. They spend less time in reaching the maximum level.
Tasks of Radiologist Technician – Many people believe that the only task of a Radiologist Tech is to obtain x-rays. There job is more detailed than just taking x-rays, they have to first obtain it, and then analyze it to identify the problems experienced by the patient.
They have to help the patient during the x-ray process, they have to make sure that correct results are obtained and with increase in upgrading of x-ray machines their responsibilities are further increasing.