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Nuclear Medicine Physician Salary
in Texas, United States

$310,654 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nuclear Medicine Physician is $310,654 a year and $149 an hour in Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Nuclear Medicine Physician is between $206,686 and $412,109. 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 Texas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • 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 Texas, United States

Job family: Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Job family population: 355,460

Estimated population of Nuclear Medicine Physician jobs: 56,099

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Texas, United States

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Description: Texas (, locally ; Spanish: Texas or Tejas, pronounced [ˈtexas] (listen)) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population. Geographically located in the South Central region of the country, Texas shares borders with the U.S. states of Louisiana to the east, Arkansas to the northeast, Oklahoma to the north, New Mexico to the west, and the Mexican states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, and Tamaulipas to the southwest, and has a coastline with the Gulf of Mexico to the southeast. Houston is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth largest in the U.S., while San Antonio is the second...

Nuclear Medicine Physician Job Listings for Texas, United States

Nuclear Medicine Tech PRN - Winnsboro
Jun 4
Winnsboro, TX, USA
... with physician's orders. Operates scintillation detection equipment to measure isotope ... Graduate of an accredited Nuclear Medicine Tech program or AAS Degree in Nuclear Medicine * 1-3 ...
Nuclear Medicine Tech -Nuclear Medicine -PRN
Jun 5
Texarkana, TX, USA
Willingly assist physicians in some therapeutic treatments. Performs all related miscellaneous task associated with the nuclear medicine department such as hot lab, quality control, record keeping ...
Nuclear Medicine Technologist- Nuclear Medicine- PRN
Jun 4
Marshall, TX, USA
Description To provide physicians with assistance in procedures and perform Nuclear Medicine exams in a manner consistent with Medical Imaging and hospital standards, policies and procedures.
Radiologist Locum Tenens
Jun 2
El Paso, United States
Envision Physician Services
... couple nuclear medicine studies. There is no mammography. The radiologist will also perform 3-4 ... With more than 14,000 affiliated providers coast-to-coast, Envision Physician Services is ...
Physician / Cardiology - Non Invasive / Texas / Permanent / Non Invasive Cardiology over an hour ...
May 14
Call for Details, Texas, USA
All Star Recruiting
Anticipated call coverage ratio of 1:7 * Cardiology clinic has onsite Echo Cardiogram service, nuclear medicine, and vein center services * Practice consists of interventionalists, non ...
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