How much does a Radiation Therapy Dosimetrist make? The median annual Radiation Therapy Dosimetrist salary is $109,345, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $99,883-$118,887, 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 Radiation Therapy Dosimetrist in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Radiation Therapy Dosimetrist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Radiation Therapy Dosimetrist in the United States is $109,345, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Radiation Therapy Dosimetrist in the United States are expected to make less than $109,345.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Radiation Therapy Dosimetrist that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Radiation Therapy Dosimetrist are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Calculates computerized isodose plans for radiation oncology patients. Computes standard dose calculations and determines computerized generation of isodose curves for external beam hyperthermia and brachytherapy radiation treatment programs. Calculates treatment machine settings, documents calculations, and records treatment data in therapy chart. Requires a bachelor's degree in the physical or biological sciences, must be registered in Radiation Therapy Technology, and must have completed a one-year program in Medical Dosimetry. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. View full job description