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How much does an X-ray Technician make in the United States?

Average base salary
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14.5k salaries reported, updated at Mar 31, 2020
$31.02
per hour
The average salary for a x-ray technician is $31.02 per hour in the United States.
Most common benefits
  • Professional development assistance
  • Employee discount
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Life insurance

Salaries by years of experience in the United States

Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for X-ray Technicians

Most recommended certification

ARRT (CI) Certificationdimension-trending-icon

earn +49.57% more

The jobs requiring this certification have decrease by 3.23% since 2018. X-ray Technicians with this certification earn +49.57% more than the average base salary, which is $31.02 per hour.

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Top skillsAcute Care
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Top fields of studyMedical Degree
+39.53%salary
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Top specialtiesCath Lab
+47.63%salary

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Critical Care Experiencedimension-trending-icon
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Laboratory Experience
+35.97%
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Most common benefits for X-ray Technicians

  • Professional development assistance
  • Employee discount
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Life insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Referral program

Salary satisfaction

57%

Based on 534 ratings

57% of X-ray technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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