Radiology X-Ray Technician Salary

A Radiology X-Ray Technician earns an average wage of $18.37 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$20,608 - $82,414
$21K
$45K
$82K
MEDIAN: $45,000
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$14.72 - $30.30
$15
$19
$30
MEDIAN: $18.78
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$82K
Salary $20,608 - $82,414
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$29,928 - $68,025
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $14.72 - $30.30
Overtime $39.50
Annual Data $0$68K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$29,928 - $68,025
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

Job Description for Radiology X-Ray Technician

  • Use beam-restrictive devices and patient-shielding techniques to minimize radiation exposure to patient and staff.
  • Process exposed radiographs using film processors or computer generated methods.
  • Perform basic general x-rays of the chest, hand, wrist, forearm, elbow, knee, foot or ankle under supervision of physician.
  • Explain process and position patient for x-ray; adjusting restriction devices; moving and adjusting equipment to set exposure factors.
  • Determine patients' x-ray needs by reading instructions from physician.

Radiology X-Ray Technician Job Listings

Radiology X-Ray Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Radiology X-Ray Technician?

Radiology X-Ray Technician in Decatur:
"I love my job, I receive as much happiness as sadness."
Pros: Patient care.
Cons:

Key Stats for Radiology X-Ray Technician

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
9%

Related Jobs

Experience Affects Radiology X-Ray Technician Salaries

Entry-Level
▲4%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$40,000

Mid-Career
▼8%

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 43%