Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Physician / Doctor, Radiologist is $310,523
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, Radiologists?
An entry-level Physician / Doctor, Radiologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $283,907 based on 35 salaries. An early career Physician / Doctor, Radiologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $296,983 …Read more
What Do Physician / Doctor, Radiologists Do?
A doctor who works with X-rays and a variety of medical imaging equipment is a radiologist. Radiologists specialize in analyzing the medical images of patients and making primary recommendations for initial treatment to the care physicians. While hospitals and clinics typically employ doctors who specialize in this area, there are also specialized radiology and imaging clinics that employ individuals for this position.
The primary educational requirement for a doctor specializing in radiology …Read more
- Consult with other physicians to develop a diagnosis for the patient.
- Interpret images generated by an x-ray, MRI, or other machine that use radiation to create an image.
- Direct radiology technicians on what methods and positions the test requires.
- Inform patients undergoing testing about procedures, risks, and benefits.