How much does a Nuclear Medicine Technician make? The median annual Nuclear Medicine Technician salary is $72,454, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $65,557-$79,835, 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 Nuclear Medicine Technician in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Nuclear Medicine Technician in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Nuclear Medicine Technician in the United States is $72,454, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Nuclear Medicine Technician in the United States are expected to make less than $72,454.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Nuclear Medicine Technician that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Nuclear Medicine Technician are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Provides diagnostic aid to physicians by conducting organ or body scans on patients. Administers and records isotope dosages in accordance with established departmental protocol. Observes patients during procedures and reports any abnormal activity. Typically requires a bachelor's degree, at least 2 years of experience in radiology, and registration with the Nuclear Medicine Technology certification Board, the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (A.R.R.T.), or the American Society of Clinical Pathology. 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