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MRI Technologist Job Responsibilities
MRI Techs are responsible for injecting patients with special dyes used for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). They must implement safety standards, position patients within the MRI machine for proper imaging, keep necessary documentation, and maintain a clean and healthy work environment.
MRI Technologist Salary
According to Salary.com, the median (average) salary of MRI Technologists is $78,317. The lower 10 percent range of MRI Technologists earn around $64,972, and the upper 10 percent earn approximately $91,593. These factors will also affect your earnings as well:
- Location and willingness to travel
- Practice setting (i.e. a hospital or private practice)
MRI Technologist Job Outlook
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that, by 2028, the MRI Technologist profession will grow by 11%, which is higher than average. If you are considering entering this profession, this is a great time and opportunity to get started. Be sure to research and choose an accredited degree and certification program.
If you are already a certified MRI technologist, this is a great opportunity to find new sources of income in the field. Consider diversifying and seeking experience in a different setting than your current to add to your experience and potentially increase your salary.
MRI Technologist Specializations
Oftentimes, the education required to become an MRI Technologist does not limit you to only MRI’s. If you can obtain certification in another specialty area, your job prospects and potential salary improve. Here are a few of the other certification options you may seek experience and certification in:
- CT Technologist
- Mammography Technologist
- Bone Densitometry
- Cardiovascular Interventional Radiology
- Radiologic Technologist
If you would like more information about MRI Technologist jobs or are ready get started, Preferred can help. Apply today and get connected with the right assignment for you.