How Much do X-Ray Technologists Make?
Trained and certified x-ray technologists regularly earn around $55,730 annually, according to Figures courtesy of the US Labor Bureau. Salaries vary by region and facility, as well as by level of experience and education.
X-ray technicians may increase their salaries by becoming specialized in a certain area of radiography, such as CT snanning, MRIs, or radiography for various areas of the body. They may also pursue x-ray technician certification to increase their employability.
Top median annual x-ray tech salaries by industry:
|Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories||$58,240|
|General medical/surgical hospitals|
|Offices of Physicians|
|Outpatient Care Centers|
Highest-paying states for x-ray technologists:
|District of Columbia|
Figures courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Employment & Wages database.