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Medical X-Ray Technician Salary
in New Orleans, Louisiana

$57,396 (USD)

Average Salary

$28/hr

Average Hourly

$913

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical X-Ray Technician is $57,396 a year and $28 an hour in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. The average salary range for a Medical X-Ray Technician is between $41,807 and $70,360. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical X-Ray Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Performs diagnostic imaging examinations, applying roentgen rays and radioactive substances to patients for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes.
  • Gives drugs or chemical mixtures orally or as enemas to render organs opaque.
  • Positions patient under x-ray machine, attaches immobilization devices, and affixes lead plates to protect unaffected areas.
Medical X-Ray Technician Job Prevalence in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Job family: Radiologic Technologists

Job family population: 201,200

Estimated population of Medical X-Ray Technician jobs: 33,357

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$66,538
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About New Orleans, Louisiana

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Description: New Orleans (, locally ; French: La Nouvelle-Orléans [la nuvɛlɔʁleɑ̃] (listen)) is a consolidated city-parish located along the Mississippi River in the southeastern region of the U.S. state of Louisiana. With an estimated population of 391,006 in 2018, it is the most populous city in Louisiana. A major port, New Orleans is considered an economic and commercial hub for the broader Gulf Coast region of the United States. New Orleans is world-renowned for its distinct music, Creole cuisine, unique dialect, and its annual celebrations and festivals, most notably Mardi Gras. The historic heart of the city is the French...

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