Alternate Job Titles: Nuclear Medicine Physician, Physician - Nuclear Medicine, Doctor - Nuclear Medicine
How much does a Physician - Nuclear Medicine make? The median annual Physician - Nuclear Medicine salary is $307,085, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $258,278-$361,178, 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 Physician - Nuclear Medicine in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Physician - Nuclear Medicine in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Physician - Nuclear Medicine in the United States is $307,085, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Physician - Nuclear Medicine in the United States are expected to make less than $307,085.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Physician - Nuclear Medicine that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Physician - Nuclear Medicine are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Uses radioactive materials to diagnose and treat disease. Monitors quality control of radionuclide preparation, administration and disposition, and ensures that all activities comply with the standards of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Instructs and directs nuclear medicine technologists regarding desired dosages, techniques, positions, and projections. Requires a degree in medicine from an accredited school and is licensed to practice. May require at least 2-4 years of nuclear medicine experience. 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. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. May report to a medical director. View full job description