The average hourly pay for a Lead Radiologic Technologist is $28.37.
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What Do Lead Radiologic Technologists Do?
Typically working alongside and assisting radiologists, a lead radiologic technologist performs the regular duties required of technicians in this field. This person also will typically be the person who helps supervise and train other radiologic techs. Additionally, this person helps resolve any issues between this staff and radiologists, RN's, and other medical professionals in a hospital or clinic.
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Lead Radiologic Technologist Tasks
- Assign, monitor and review progress and accuracy of work and provides technical guidance.
- Leads team in the radiology technologist procedures of the department.
- Review and evaluate film and images to determine if images are satisfactory for diagnostic purposes.
- Use radiation safety measures and protection devices for government regulations and patient safety.
- As a trained technologist, operate radiology equipment to produce images of the body for diagnostic purposes under direction of a physician.
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What Are Popular Skills for Lead Radiologic Technologists?
Skills that pay less than market rate include Computed Tomography (CT), Orthopedics, Team Leadership, Picture Archival Computer System (PACS) and Radiology.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Lead Radiologic Technologists?
An early career Lead Radiologic Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25.62 based on 45 salaries. A mid-career Lead Radiologic Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $26.62 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Lead Radiologic Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30.14 based on 89 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $32.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Lead Radiologic Technologist in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 25.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Saint Paul, Minnesota (9.0% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (2.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Southfield, Michigan (14.0% less), Kansas City, Missouri (8.9% less) and Austin, Texas (1.4% less).
Years of Experience
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