Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) Analyst Salary

A Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) Analyst earns an average salary of $68,500 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$59,319 - $79,474
$62K
MEDIAN: $61,706
50%

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$0$84K
Salary $61,706
Bonus $0.00
Profit Sharing $1,200
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$30,006 - $84,424
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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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
38 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) Analyst Salaries

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$61,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None:
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