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Medical Radiation Therapy Head Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$106,112 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Radiation Therapy Head is $106,112 a year and $51 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Radiation Therapy Head is between $74,485 and $131,699. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, directs, and coordinates activities of employees engaged in providing radiation therapy to patients as prescribed by Radiologist according to established practices and standards.
  • Studies schedules and estimates time for services, and/or completion of job assignments.
  • Demonstrates new techniques, equipment, and procedures to staff.
  • Implements and monitors radiation safety measures to ensure safety of patients and staff and compliance with government regulatory requirements.
  • Typically requires specialized certification.
Medical Radiation Therapy Head Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Radiation Therapists

Job family population: 17,250

Estimated population of Medical Radiation Therapy Head jobs: 7,416

Rate of error: 2.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Medical Radiation Therapy Head Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Travel Radiation Therapist
May 3
Winfield, IL, USA
Titan Medical
Radiation Therapist * Start Date: 5/20/2019 * Shift: Night * Length: 13 weeks Health care ... We offer our clients the best in traveling medical professionals. The only way we can attract and ...
Criticalist Wanted
Mar 19
Buffalo Grove, United States
Veterinary Specialty Center
... Medical Oncology, Pain Management, Radiation Oncology, Radiology & Imaging, Rehabilitative Therapy, and Surgery. We are equipped with all the standard accouterments you would expect to find at a ...
BE/BC fellowship trained Geriatrician
Apr 22
Morris, USA
Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers
He's also the co-medical director at Joliet Area Community Hospice. Together this team of three ... radiation therapy services and much more! Communities and Contact Information: Our service area ...
X-Ray Technologist
Apr 6
Evergreen Park, United States
Uses a variety of radiation protection and shielding materials * Ensures radiology equipment is ... Performs basic medical assisting/occupational medicine technician duties to ensure proper patient ...
Veterinary Technician
May 3
Lombard, IL, USA
Glen Ellyn Animal Hospital
Reports to: Head Technician and/or Technician Shift Leader Job Responsibilities * Provide ... Greet clients and pets by name Note in medical records the details discussed during client ...
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