Radiation Therapy Technologist (ARRT) I Salary in the United States

How much does a Radiation Therapy Technologist (ARRT) I make in the United States? The average Radiation Therapy Technologist (ARRT) I salary in the United States is $90,450 as of May 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $81,602 and $101,220. 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

Administers radiation therapy by exposing specific areas of the patient's body to prescribed doses of radiation. Maintains patient charts, noting such information as the area treated, the radiation dosage, equipment control settings, the patient's reactions, and the total amount of radiation received to date. Consults with radiation oncologists and other clinical staff as needed. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area. Typically requires graduation from an accredited radiation therapy program, certification from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), and a state license to practice. Typically reports to a physician or manager. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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    Radiation Therapy Dosimetrist

    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Radiation Therapy Technologist (ARRT) I

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Radiation Therapy Technologist (ARRT) II

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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