PACS Administrator Salary in the United States

How much does a PACS Administrator make in the United States? The average PACS Administrator salary in the United States is $85,123 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $75,747 and $96,147. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

PACS Administrator is responsible for the daily operations of the Picture Archiving and Communications Systems. Oversees equipment maintenance and systems testing, upgrading, and installing. Being a PACS Administrator acts as a liaison between the Radiology department and customers. Maintains positive vendor relationship. Additionally, PACS Administrator requires a bachelor's degree, certification with the American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT),. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The PACS Administrator supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Thorough knowledge of department processes. To be a PACS Administrator typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    PACS Administrator

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    PACS Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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