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Radiographer Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$31,717 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$438

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Radiographer is $31,717 a year and $15 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Radiographer is between $24,135 and $37,978. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Radiographer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Radiographs metal, plastics, concrete, or other materials, such as castings, sample parts, pipes, and structural members for flaws, cracks, or presence of foreign materials, utilizing knowledge of radiography equipment, techniques, and procedures: aligns object on stand between source of x rays and film or plate; or aligns source of gamma rays, such as cobalt or iridium isotope and film or plate on opposite sides of object, manually or using hand or electric truck, chain hoist, or crane.
  • Masks peripheral areas with lead shields.
  • Selects type of radiation source and type of film, and applies standard mathematical formulas to determine exposure distance and time, considering size, mobility, and strength of radiation sources in relation to density and mobility of object.
  • Verifies radiation intensities, using radiation meters.
  • Adjusts controls of x-ray equipment on console or exposes source of radioactivity to take radiograph.
  • Removes and develops film or plate.
  • Monitors working area, using survey meters, to protect personnel area.
  • May replace radioactive isotope source in containers by manipulating tongs from behind protective lead shield.
  • Marks defects appearing on film and assists in analyzing findings.
  • May specialize in x-ray work and be designated x-ray technician.
Radiographer Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians, All Other

Job family population: 66,890

Estimated population of Radiographer jobs: 576

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,769
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Radiographer Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Radiologic Technologist
Feb 9
Lincoln, United States
MedExpress Urgent Care
Retrieve and archive Radiographic Reports. * Create/Burn CD's in compliance with HIPAA regulations. * Complete Provider orders per clinical functions by position. (State applicable) * Triage patients ...
Radiologic Technologist
Feb 7
Fremont, United States
MedExpress Urgent Care
Retrieve and archive Radiographic Reports. * Create/Burn CD's in compliance with HIPAA regulations. * Complete Provider orders per clinical functions by position. (State applicable) * Triage patients ...
Dental Assistant
Jan 22
York, NE, USA
TMS Services
To legally operate dental x-ray equipment and perform dental radiographic procedures in Nebraska, a dental assistant must meet these requirements: Successfully complete a two-day course approved by ...
Dental Assistant
Feb 15
Omaha, NE, USA
Stadler Dental Care
Meet all local and state requirements to operate radiography equipment Company Description Welcome to the dental office of Andrew Stadler, DDS. Our goal is to provide quality dental care in an ...
Dental Assistant
Feb 15
Grand Island, NE, USA
Stadler Dental Care
Meet all local and state requirements to operate radiography equipment Company Description Welcome to the dental office of Andrew Stadler, DDS. Our goal is to provide quality dental care in an ...
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