How much does a Mammography Technologist make? The median annual Mammography Technologist salary is $66,320, as of November 30, 2016, with a range usually between $60,109-$72,660, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Mammography Technologist in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Mammography Technologist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Mammography Technologist in the United States is $66,320, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Mammography Technologist in the United States are expected to make less than $66,320.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Mammography Technologist that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Mammography Technologist are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of December 2016
Operates X-ray equipment and performs various mammography related procedures. Develops and evaluates the film for technical quality such as density contrast, definition, and distortion. Explains procedures and educates women about the role of regular mammography in preventive breast health. Responsibilities also include preparing and maintaining records and files, and cleaning and adjusting equipment as needed. Requires completion of a formal radiologic technology training program in an A.M.A. approved school, is certified in Diagnostic Mammography, and has at least one year of experience in radiology. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a chief technologist or manager. View full job description