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The average annual salary for a Radiologic Technologist in the State of California is $76,830 and a state license from the Department of Public Health is required in order to practice.

X-Ray Technician

As a Radiologic Technologist you administer general and specific x-rays as prescribed by a professional.

Your daily duties may include…

Taking x-rays and CAT scans for diagnosing purposes. Adjusting equipment; determining proper voltage, current and desired exposure time; arranging immobilization and support devices to obtain position of patient; adjusting lead shield; selecting proper film; and developing the film. They may also administer nonradioactive materials into a patient’s blood stream. Cleaning and disinfecting X-ray room and equipment in preparation for the next patient is important.

Colleges offering this program

Cypress College | Orange Coast College

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