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Radiology Schools in Nevada

Radiology Schools in Nevada

Looking for a radiology school in Nevada? Below you will find a list of allied health schools both campus based and online with a wide variety of programs to choose from. You will also find additional information on the radiology job outlook and salary data for the state of Nevada. Nevada will continue to see growth from the formation of new radiology positions as well as from existing radiology workers who are retiring, getting promoted, or making lateral moves. The majority of jobs will be available in the major metropolitan areas such as Reno and Las Vegas.

Attending Radiology School in Popular Cities in Nevada

Attending Radiology School in Las Vegas, NV

One can hardly think of a more exciting place to attend radiology school. Las Vegas, Nevada is truly the playground for adults. When you're not deep into your anatomy books, take the weekend to see a Cirque de Soleil show, wander through the casinos on the world famous boulevard and go out with your fellow students for a night on the town.

Nevada Radiology Salary

The average salary for a Radiologic Technologist in Nevada is $54,000 per year according to indeed.com:

Radiology Job in Kentucky Avg Radiology Salary Kentucky
Radiologic Technologist $54,000
X-ray Technician $41,000
Ultrasound Technician $59,000
MRI Technician $72,000
Nuclear Medicine Tech $69,000
Radiologist (M.D.) $306,000

The following chart shows which cities have the highest salaries for a Radiologic Technologist in Nevada. The data was taken from citytowninfo.org and the salaries are average annual wages.

Nevada Cities - Highest Radiology Salaries NV Avg Salary
Las Vegas, NV $66,300
Reno, NV $61,210

Radiology Job Outlook in Nevada

Through 2012, Nevada is expected to have job growth for Radiologic Technologists at a rate of about 2.7%. The majority of openings will occur in Reno and Las Vegas due to their proportionately high populations relative to the rest of the state. Diagnostic Medical Sonographer job openings will occur at a slightly higher rate of 3.2% per year through 2016, according to the Nevada Department of Labor workforce data. Also, there is projected to be a 3.2% growth rate for Radiation Therapists in Nevada as well. The available jobs will come from a combination of newly formed jobs and from radiology professionals who are retiring, getting promoted, or making lateral moves.

How To Become a Radiologic Tech in Nevada

Becoming a Radiologic Tech in Nevada starts with completing your radiology certificate or degree through a recognized radiology school in Nevada. You will then want to contact the Radiological Health Section staff at (775) 687-7550 to determine if your place of employment conducts procedures that will warrant special licensing.

Nevada Radiology License :
Bureau of Health Protection Services
Nevada State Health Division
1179 Fairview Drive
Carson City, Nevada 89701
(775) 687-7550
http://dhhs.nv.gov/