How much does a Nuclear Medicine Technologist make in the United States? The average Nuclear Medicine Technologist salary in the United States is $89,240 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $80,200 and $97,634. 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.
Nuclear Medicine Technologist prepares and administers radiopharmaceuticals for use in both diagnostic studies and therapeutic treatments. Creates and enhances diagnostic images using a variety of imaging equipment and tools. Being a Nuclear Medicine Technologist collects biologic specimens and prepares data for interpretation by physicians. Follows radiation safety guidelines and documents radiopharmaceutical usage for regulatory compliance. Additionally, Nuclear Medicine Technologist may require a bachelor's degree in a related area. Typically requires certification from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) or the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) and a state license to practice. Typically reports to a chief technologist or manager. The Nuclear Medicine Technologist work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Nuclear Medicine Technologist typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
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Nuclear medicine technologists prepare and administer small amounts of radioactive substances called radiopharmaceuticals, as well as other medications, to patients for diagnosis and treatments.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Nuclear Medicine Technologist in the United States. The base salary for Nuclear Medicine Technologist ranges from $80,200 to $97,634 with the average base salary of $89,240. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $80,646 to $98,058 with the average total cash compensation of $89,398.