Radiology professionals have the rewarding job of capturing images of the inside of the body in order to help physicians detect and diagnose problems. As a radiologic technologist, you can play a vital role in patients’ healing process. To learn more about radiology schools in Illinois, request information from any of the schools listed at the bottom of this page. A school representative will contact you and provide you with details on the programs offered. Be sure to ask about online options, course offerings, and financial aid opportunities. For information on specific careers in the field, check out the links below:
In order to become a radiology worker in Illinois, you need both a college education and state licensure. Here are the basic steps to becoming a radiologic technologist in Illinois:
The following table lists the mean annual salaries for several radiology careers in Illinois. Please note that actual wages will vary depending on training, experience, and other factors.
|Career||Total Employment||Annual Mean Wage|
|Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||2,220||59,630|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||2,740||74,340|
|Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists||1,570||70,580|
|Nuclear Medicine Technologists||700||79,440|