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Average Radiation Therapist Hourly Pay

$33.86
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,255
Bonus
$3,000
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The average hourly pay for a Radiation Therapist is $33.86.
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$26.34
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$33.86
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$47.63
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$26 - $48
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$390 - $5,010
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$61 - $5,918
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$54,686 - $99,083
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What Do Radiation Therapists Do?

Job Satisfaction for Radiation Therapist

3.9 out of 5
(221)
Highly Satisfied
11Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Radiation Therapist are from the companies Texas Oncology, 21St Century Oncology, Inc. and 21 ST Century Oncology. Reported salaries are highest at Alliance HealthCare Services where the average pay is $39.78. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Beloit Memorial Hospital and The U.S. Oncology Network, earning around $38.97 and $35.99, respectively. Ascension Health pays the lowest at around $29.78. 21 ST Century Oncology and Texas Oncology also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $29.80 and $30.41, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Radiation Therapists?

Skills in Radiation Therapy, Simulation, Computed Tomography (CT) and Electronic Medical Records (EMR) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Systems Computer/Console Operations.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Radiation Therapists?

An entry-level Radiation Therapist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $29.53 based on 165 salaries. An early career Radiation Therapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30.78 based on 646 salaries. A mid-career Radiation Therapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $34.21 based on 346 salaries. An experienced Radiation Therapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38.18 based on 332 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $42.
Employees with Radiation Therapist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (7.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (12.6% less), Tampa, Florida (9.2% less) and Miami, Florida (7.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,709 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.7%
Early Career
37.8%
Mid Career
20.2%
Experienced
19.4%
Late Career
12.9%