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Radiology Salary in Flordia

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Radiology salary in Florida tends to be very close to the national average. The highest salaries for radiology techs are found in Naples, Cape Coral, Punta Gorda, and Fort Lauderdale, according to citytowninfo.com. Florida has an abundance of radiology employers weighing in at 785 with the need for thousands of radiology and medical imaging professionals. The industry is expected to grow by about 15% through 2016, which is faster than average across industries. The following is an overview of radiology salary in Florida organized by job type and cities with highest radiology salary in Florida as well as as the job outlook.

RegionCareerAnnual Median Wage
FloridaRadiologic Technologists$51,310
FloridaDiagnostic Medical Sonographers$61,850
FloridaCardiovascular Technologists and Technicians$45,710
FloridaNuclear Medicine Technologists$71,980
Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

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Metro Areas with Highest Radiology Salary in FL

The following cities have higher than average salaries than the rest of Florida radiology salary data. It is important to remember that the average salary for a larger metropolitan area such as Miami, for example, may have several radiology workers with salaries much higher than these and the sheer number of radiology workers in a city can dramatically effect these figures.

Radiology Salaries in Florida by Metro AreaAvg Salary
Naples $57,290
Cape Coral $56,510
Ft. Lauderdale $54,860
Punta Gorda $56,200
Tampa $53,110
Sarasota $53,320

*data from citytowninfo.com

Radiology Job Outlook in Florida

According to citytowninfo.com, the most opportunity for radiology jobs is in Tampa, Miami, and Orlando. The most opportunity, relative to the populations, is located in Punta Gorda, Gainesville, and Sebastian. The Department of Labor in Florida shows not only double digit growth between now and 2016, but in most counties shows 20% and higher growth rates. The state of Florida also has a very large elderly population that has high demand for radiology and medical imaging services. This fact alone is worth considering when looking at the job outlook information in Florida. Most radiology students who graduate from a radiology program should not have a difficult time finding employment in the state of Florida.