$75,261
Avg. Salary
$35.52
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist is $35.52 per hour.

The average pay for a Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist is $75,261 per year.

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$0$96K
Salary $59,000 - $92,168
Bonus $509
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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$59,609 - $96,001
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 19
Hourly Data $0$73
Hourly Rate $28.60 - $46.09
Overtime $39.00 - $73.70
Annual Data $0$96K
Bonus $509
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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$59,609 - $96,001
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 119

Job Description for Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist

  • Explain test procedures and safety precautions to patients and assist them during procedures.
  • Calculate, measure and record radiation dosage or radiopharmaceuticals received, used, and disposed, using computer and following physician's prescription.
  • Leads and mentors the technical team in the nuclear medicine procedures department.
  • Produce a computer-generated or film image for interpretation by a physician.
  • Prepare stock radiopharmaceuticals, adhering to safety standards to minimize radiation exposure to workers and patients.

Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist

Pay by Experience for a Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 18 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 25 salaries. A Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 21 salaries.

Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist?

Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist in Fairfax:
Pros: flexible when needed, i feel my opinion is valued, and i enjoy working with our patients
Cons: not enough appreciation, little room to grow, compensation doesnt keep up with inflation.

Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist in Kalispell:
"Opportunity for advancement."
The opportunity for advancement comes with your research on how to advance your department. Ownership of the practices of your department. The more opportunities that you can make for your patients to have the best advancements of nuclear Medicine available can provide self satisfaction. This might be integrating with other departments to provide new procedures or adding new outreach services.

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Key Stats for Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
35%

Experience Affects Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲6%

National Average
$75,000

Experienced
▼2%

Mid-Career
▼8%

Entry-Level
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 12%