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Entry-Level X-Ray Technician Salary

The average Entry-Level X-Ray Technician can expect to rake in roughly $16.56 per hour. Female Entry-Level X-Ray Technicians are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (61 percent) are women. Some workers in this field — just under one in three — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by the greater part and dental plans are enjoyed by roughly one-half. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$25,556 - $54,888
(Median)
$26K
$39K
$55K
MEDIAN: $39,350
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$11.94 - $23.75
(Median)
$12
$17
$24
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$25,556 - $54,888  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,019  
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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$25,203 - $51,877  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 186
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.94 - $23.75  
   
Overtime
$18.19 - $38.11  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,019  
   
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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$25,203 - $51,877  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 638
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level X-Ray Technician Salaries

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
up arrow 12%

Computed Tomography (CT)
up arrow 8%

Radiology
up arrow 3%

Orthopedics
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National Average
$36,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 74 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 49%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 29%