A Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) Analyst earns an average salary of $74,160 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$59,946 - $82,600
$74K
MEDIAN: $74,159
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$24.94 - $30.34
$27
MEDIAN: $26.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$74,160  
   
Bonus
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$40,560 - $84,131  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$26.50  
   
Overtime
$33.26  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$1,500  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$40,560 - $84,131  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Job Description for Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) Analyst

Picture archival computer system (PACS) analysts work for various organizations. When PACS analysts work in the medical or healthcare industry, they work with computer systems that maintain images from various medical imaging instruments, such as ultrasound images. They are responsible for maintaining their company’s PAC computer systems and databases. They must ensure optimum and efficient performance of automated systems. PAC analysts maintain and manage very complex information system products. They are involved in technical and application reviews to be used by their company. They help determine if the systems being reviewed are feasible, efficient, and cost effective. They provide input on the systems’ usefulness to their company’s operations. They may have to meet with computer and software vendors directly. They work closely with computer programmers and software engineers.

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Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) Analyst Tasks

  • Train staff and users to work with computer systems and programs.
  • Test, maintain, and monitor PACS to ensure proper flow of exam data.
  • Provide diagnostic imaging areas with assistance solving PACS related problems, such as malfunctions and program problems.
  • Maintain knowledge of PACS advances and recommend upgrades to the system.
  • Expand or modify system to serve new purposes or improve work flow.

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Key Stats for Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) Analyst

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
21%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) Analyst Salaries

National Average
$64,000

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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