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Mammography Technologist in the United States

How much does a Mammography Technologist earn in the United States? The average Mammography Technologist salary in the United States is $70,173 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $63,591 and $76,897. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Operates specialized X-ray equipment and performs various mammography related procedures including screenings and diagnostic studies. Develops and evaluates the film for technical quality such as density contrast, definition, and distortion. Creates and maintains patient records and files according to required procedure. Cleans and adjusts equipment as needed. Requires an associate's degree of completion of a formal radiologic technology training program.. Typically reports to a chief technologist or manager. Requires American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT)Diagnostic Mammography. Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.

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