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Estimated employment130
Mean wage$49.12
Entry wage$36.68
10th percentile wage$33.62
50th percentile wage$47.55
90th percentile wage$71.63
 Top Employing Industries
Education and Health Services130100%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Education and Health Services130$47.55
Radiation Therapists (29-1124)
Provide radiation therapy to patients as prescribed by a radiation oncologist according to established practices and standards. Duties may include reviewing prescription and diagnosis; acting as liaison with physician and supportive care personnel; preparing equipment, such as immobilization, treatment, and protection devices; and maintaining records, reports, and files. May assist in dosimetry procedures and tumor localization.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$47.55 $38.66  $8.89
2019$46.04+3.3%$37.43 +3.3%$8.61
2018$44.83+2.7%$36.45 +2.7%$8.38
2017$43.80+2.4%$35.61 +2.4%$8.19
2016$43.11+1.6%$35.05 +1.6%$8.06
2015$42.28+2.0%$34.38 +2.0%$7.91
2014$41.49+1.9%$33.73 +1.9%$7.76
2013$40.70+1.9%$33.09 +1.9%$7.61
2012$39.91+2.0%$32.45 +2.0%$7.46
2011$39.29+1.6%$31.94 +1.6%$7.35
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$47.55 $23.93  $23.62
2019$46.04+3.3%$22.96 +4.2%$23.08
2018$44.83+2.7%$22.26 +3.1%$22.57
2017$43.80+2.4%$21.66 +2.8%$22.13
2016$43.11+1.6%$21.17 +2.3%$21.94
2015$42.28+2.0%$20.73 +2.1%$21.56
2014$41.49+1.9%$20.28 +2.2%$21.21
2013$40.70+1.9%$19.87 +2.1%$20.82
2012$39.91+2.0%$19.53 +1.7%$20.37
2011$39.29+1.6%$19.23 +1.6%$20.06

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2020

Note: The mid-wage is the median wage. The average wage is the mean wage. The entry-level wage is equal to the average of the lower third of reported wages for the occupation. The wage range consists of the 10th and 90th percentiles; 80% of workers earn between this wage range, 10% earn less while 10% earn more.
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