Women account for the majority of Bone Densitometry Technicians in the United States. The entire group has an average salary of $17.17 per hour. Most Bone Densitometry Technicians like their work and job satisfaction is high. Although around one in four lack health benefits of any kind, a strong majority do enjoy medical insurance, and just over a half get dental coverage, too.
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$25,677 - $50,887
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 63
Job Description for Bone Densitometry Technician
Use beam-restrictive devices and patient-shielding techniques to minimize radiation exposure to patient and staff.
Perform procedures using bone density x-ray equipment under supervision of physician.
Determine patients' x-ray needs by reading requests or instructions from physician and explain to patient.
Process bone density measurements using computer generated methods.