Entry-Level X-Ray Technicians pull down an average of $17.54 per hour. Although more than half have medical coverage and slightly less than half have dental coverage, slightly less than a third claim no health benefits at all. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Female Entry-Level X-Ray Technicians are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (69 percent) are women. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$27,170 - $58,025
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$27K
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$58K
MEDIAN: $40,377
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$12.10 - $24.71
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$12
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$27,170 - $58,025  
   
Bonus
$96.96 - $4,983  
Profit Sharing
$300.00  
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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$25,722 - $53,528  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 225
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.10 - $24.71  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.25  
Overtime
$16.66 - $38.55  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$96.96 - $4,983  
   
Profit Sharing
$300.00  
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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$25,722 - $53,528  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 700
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Skills That Affect X-Ray Technician Salaries

Computed Tomography (CT)
up arrow 4%

Orthopedics
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Radiology
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National Average
$38,000

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
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Phlebotomy
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
medical benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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