How much does a PACS Administrator make in the United States? The average PACS Administrator salary in the United States is $100,224 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $89,859 and $111,672. 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. 

PACS Administrator Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile PACS Administrator Salary $80,421 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile PACS Administrator Salary $89,859 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile PACS Administrator Salary $100,224 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile PACS Administrator Salary $111,672 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile PACS Administrator Salary $122,094 US May 28, 2024
25% $89,859 10% $80,421 90% $122,094 75% $111,672 $100,224 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.


Leadership: Knowledge of and ability to employ effective strategies that motivate and guide other members within our business to achieve optimum results.


System Imaging: System imaging are devices used for the purpose of measuring position, momentum, energy, or mass of charged particles. Microscopes provide detailed information of initial positions by magnifying these into more easily measurable final conditions.


Data Integrity: Data integrity refers to the accuracy and consistency (validity) of data over its lifecycle. Compromised data, after all, is of little use to enterprises, not to mention the dangers presented by sensitive data loss.

Leadership 3.99%
System Imaging 1.91%
Data Integrity 1.12%
Others 92.98%
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Job Description for PACS Administrator

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. Requires a certification with the American Registry of Radiologic 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. To be a PACS Administrator typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area and department processes. (Copyright 2024 View full job description

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For PACS Administrator, the first career path typically progresses to PACS Manager.

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PACS Administrator salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of PACS Administrator, the highest PACS Administrator salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the PACS Administrator salary is 25.0% above. The lowest PACS Administrator salary is in Miami, FL, where the PACS Administrator salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average

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