A doctor and a technician consulting an x-ray

Radiologic Technologists take x-rays and CAT scans or administer nonradioactive materials into patient’s blood stream for diagnostic purposes. Includes technologists who specialize in other scanning modalities.

Sample of reported job titles: Computed Tomography Technologist (CT Technologist), Mammographer, Mammography Technologist, Radiographer, Radiologic Technologist (RT), Radiological Technologist, Radiology Technologist, Staff Technologist, X-Ray Technologist (X-Ray Tech)

Local Characteristics

  • Median Wage of $23.55/hr (+1% from 2015)
  • 159 Employed Locally 
  • Projected Growth, 2018-2023: 11%
  • Retirement Risk: 16% of Local Employees Aged 55+
  • Gender Diversity: 29% of Local Employees are Male

NCRC/WorkKeys Targets*

Graphic Literacy
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Training and Prep

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*In 2017 NCRC/WorkKeys test names were revised from the older titles of Applied Math, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.