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Special Vascular Imaging Technologist Salary
in San Diego, California

$69,180 (USD)

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Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Special Vascular Imaging Technologist is $69,180 a year and $33 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Special Vascular Imaging Technologist is between $49,968 and $85,087. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Operates diagnostic imaging equipment to produce contrast enhanced radiographs of heart and cardiovascular system (angiocardiograms), during cardiac catheterization, to aid physician in diagnostic evaluation and treatment: positions and immobilizes patient on examining table, using head and shoulder braces and following specified protocols.
  • Enters technical factors determined by protocol such as amount and quality of radiation beam, and specified filming sequence, into computer.
  • Raises and lowers examining table and manipulates and positions x-ray tube in response to instructions from physician.
  • Starts automatic injection of contrast medium into blood vessels of patient.
  • Activates fluoroscope and 35 mm motion picture camera (cinefluorography) to produce images that assist physician in guiding catheter through cardiovascular system of patient.
  • Observes gauges, recorder, and video screens of multichannel data analysis system that indicates blood pressure, cardiac output, and respiration, during imaging of cardiovascular system.
  • Alerts physician to changes in patient responses.
  • May assist physician in interventional procedures, such as instilling enzymes or inserting balloon in blood vessels to remove plaque or other blockage.
Special Vascular Imaging Technologist Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians

Job family population: 56,130

Estimated population of Special Vascular Imaging Technologist jobs: 3,988

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Special Vascular Imaging Technologist Job Listings for San Diego, California

Sr. Manager, System Design & Validation - San Diego
Apr 27
San Diego, California, USA
... technology, procedure-specific application support and on-board imaging and monitoring with ... Coronary, Peripheral Vascular and Electrophysiology. The role will include interacting with the IGT ...
Desktop Support
Jun 10
San Diego, CA, USA
Protek Consulting
... system imaging, hardware break-fix support (i.e. laptops, desktops, and printers), refresh, and ... technology as assigned. · Participates in special projects as required. Highly Desired: A+, MCSE ...
Manager Accounting Reporting
Jun 7
Poway, CA, USA
Special projects as required. Perform other duties as may be assigned. QUALIFICATIONS : Knowledge ... technology, we continue to innovate and adapt to the modern healthcare landscape. Today, we thrive ...
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