How much does a Nuclear Medicine Technologist, Sr. make in Chicago, IL? The average Nuclear Medicine Technologist, Sr. salary in Chicago, IL is $108,073 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $98,111 and $126,542. 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. 

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Northwestern Medicine - Chicago, IL

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University of Illinois at Chicago - Chicago, IL

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Northwest Community Healthcare - Arlington Heights, IL

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Methodist Hospitals - Gary, IN

Job Description for Nuclear Medicine Technologist, Sr.

Nuclear Medicine Technologist, Sr. 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, Sr. 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, Sr. 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, Sr. occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Nuclear Medicine Technologist, Sr. typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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