Radiation Therapy Technologist Salary

A Radiation Therapy Technologist earns an average salary of $59,145 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$48,980 - $70,182
$60K
MEDIAN: $60,009
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Salary $60,009
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$39,568 - $112,937
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Job Description for Radiation Therapy Technologist

Radiation therapy technologists are responsible for administering radiation therapy to a patient’s body. Those in this position generally work traditional weekly business hours; however, it is not uncommon to work extended or overnight hours, as this is a healthcare position.

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Radiation Therapy Technologist Tasks

  • Enter data into computer and set controls to operate and adjust equipment and regulate dosage.
  • Check for side effects such as skin irritation, nausea and hair loss to assess reaction to treatment.
  • Check radiation therapy equipment to ensure proper operation.
  • Position patient and administer prescribed doses of radiation using radiation therapy equipment.
  • Use radiation safety measures and protection devices to comply with government regulations and to ensure safety of patients and staff.

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Key Stats for Radiation Therapy Technologist

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Radiation Therapy Technologist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
$66,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 20%
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