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Nuclear Medicine Physician Salary

$326,787 (USD)

Average Salary

$157/hr

Average Hourly

$20,392

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 22, 2019

The average pay for a Nuclear Medicine Physician is $326,787 a year and $157 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Nuclear Medicine Physician is between $217,420 and $433,511. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Nuclear Medicine Physician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Diagnoses and treats diseases, using radioactive materials.
  • Nuclear medicine differs from radiography in that it studies the physiologic and metabolic processes of the body.
  • Studies blood and urine for diagnostic purposes, including radioimmunoassay, volume, and dilution studies.
  • Interviews and evaluates patients, performing examinations, and records supplementary data.
  • Interprets images and data and collaborates with medical and/or dental staff regarding the diagnoses of cases.
Nuclear Medicine Physician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Job family population: 389,180

Estimated population of Nuclear Medicine Physician jobs: 61,420

Rate of error: 1.4%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$378,836
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Nuclear Medicine Physician Job Listings for United States

Nuclear Medicine Radiologist
Oct 21
Sacramento, CA, USA
Mercy Radiology Group
NUCLEAR MEDICINE RADIOLOGIST Mercy Radiology Group Sacramento, California Mercy Radiology Group, a ... Physician Recruitment (888) 599-7787 dignityphysiciancareers.org YourMembership. Keywords
Nuclear Medicine Technologist - Radiology, Full-Time, Varied Day/Evening Shifts
Nov 9
St. Augustine, United States
Flagler Hospital
... physician. Assists in preparing the exam/procedure rooms, as needed. Documents duration of ... Completion of formal Nuclear Medicine training in an AMA approved school for degree or diploma
Nuclear Medicine Tech - PRN
Oct 23
Beaumont, TX, USA
CHRISTUS Health
Description Responsible for communication with patients, Radiologist and referring physicians. Performs nuclear medicine procedures under the supervision of a Radiologist. Assists in preparing ...
Outpatient Family Medicine Physician Opportunity in Mountain City, Tennessee
Oct 31
Mountain City, TN, USA
Johnson County Community Hospital
... nuclear medicine, mammography, MRI, physical therapy and laboratory services. In addition, JCCH has a specialty clinic with a dedicated staff of physician specialists who offer a multitude of ...
Cardiology, Nuclear Medicine Imaging Opening with The Medical College of Wisconsin
Sep 5
Milwaukee, WI, USA
Medical College of Wisconsin
Nuclear Medicine Imaging Opening with The Medical College of Wisconsin The Division of ... physicians, scientists, pharmacists and health professionals; we discover and translate new ...

The average pay for a Nuclear Medicine Physician is $326,787 a year and $157 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Nuclear Medicine Physician is between $217,420 and $433,511. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Nuclear Medicine Physician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Nuclear Medicine Radiologist
Oct 21
Sacramento, CA, USA
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NUCLEAR MEDICINE RADIOLOGIST Mercy Radiology Group Sacramento, California Mercy Radiology Group, a ... Physician Recruitment (888) 599-7787 dignityphysiciancareers.org YourMembership. Keywords
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Nov 9
St. Augustine, United States
Flagler Hospital
... physician. Assists in preparing the exam/procedure rooms, as needed. Documents duration of ... Completion of formal Nuclear Medicine training in an AMA approved school for degree or diploma
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