Mammography Technician Salary

A Mammography Technician earns an average wage of $24.96 per hour.

$18.38 - $30.20
$18
$24
$30
MEDIAN: $24.49
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Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $18.38 - $30.20
Overtime $45.00
Annual Data $0$69K
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$39,520 - $69,150
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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Job Description for Mammography Technician

  • Explain procedures and observe patients to ensure safety and comfort during scan.
  • Operate mammography unit to produce images of the breasts for diagnostic purposes.
  • Monitor video display of area being scanned and adjust density or contrast to improve picture quality.
  • Review and evaluate developed mammograms or other digital breast images for clarity.
  • Use radiation safety measures and protection devices to comply with government regulations and to ensure safety of patients and staff.

Mammography Technician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Mammography Technician

Pay by Experience for a Mammography Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Mammography Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mammography Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Mammography Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 8 salaries. A Mammography Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 10 salaries.

Mammography Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Mammography Technician?

Mammography Technician in Columbus:
"Private Practices."
Pros: I like how I can help make a difference in peoples lives.
Cons: Telling patients bad news when you know it will hurt them.

Key Stats for Mammography Technician

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Mammography Technician Salaries

Mid-Career
▲17%

Experienced
▲8%

Late-Career
▲6%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 50%
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