How much does a Radiation Physicist make in the United States? The average Radiation Physicist salary in the United States is $192,404 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $167,517 and $215,663. 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.
Radiation Physicist ensures the quality of care in the use of radiation-producing sources and imaging equipment and the protection of patients and staff from radiation. Calibrates all radiation therapy equipment, conducts X-ray machine performance surveys, and implements procedures to ensure quality control for electronic imaging devices. Being a Radiation Physicist recommends radiation safety procedures. Informs staff in radiation safety practices. Additionally, Radiation Physicist may require an advanced degree of radiation physics. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Radiation Physicist contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Radiation Physicist typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Radiation Physicist do?
Radiation Physicist in Birmingham, AL
Acts as consultant for physician and other and as a teacher for staff members on radiation delivery and radiation safety issues.
November 06, 2019
Radiation Physicist in Boston, MA
Implement special irradiation procedures, such as intensity modulated therapy, image guided radiation therapy, total body irradiation, stereotactic radiosurgery.
October 07, 2019
Participate and supervise all brachytherapy applications including dosimetric verification, treatment planning, documentation, and all radiation safety issues, including decision to stop 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 Radiation Physicist in the United States. The base salary for Radiation Physicist ranges from $167,517 to $215,663 with the average base salary of $192,404. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $168,044 to $216,296 with the average total cash compensation of $192,574.