Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Medical Physicist is $160,228
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Medical Physicists?
An early career Medical Physicist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $138,666 based on 54 salaries. A mid-career Medical Physicist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $164,445 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Medical …Read more
What Do Medical Physicists Do?
Medical physicists work in radiation and oncology departments of medical facilities and perform administrative, clinical, and supervisory work. They also provide technical expertise regarding the physics of radiation-producing equipment, performance-testing and commissioning, and radiation safety and protection. There is much interaction with other areas of the medical center, and other medical centers entirely, with a full complement of physics equipment including beam scanners and IMRT …Read more