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Special Vascular Imaging Technologist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$67,773 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Special Vascular Imaging Technologist is $67,773 a year and $33 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Special Vascular Imaging Technologist is between $48,952 and $83,357. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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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 Chicago, Illinois, 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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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Special Vascular Imaging Technologist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

EEG Technologist
Mar 1
Chicago, IL, USA
RML Specialty Hospital
Director of Diagnostic Imaging Principal Duties and Responsibilities: * Adheres to and ensures ... special symptoms or responses during testing. May interview patients and/or families members to ...
Ultrasound Technologist
Apr 22
Hammond, IN, USA
Franciscan Health
Registered Vascular Technologist Travel:Up to 20% EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER It is the policy of ... IMAGING SERVICES​​​​ About the organization: Answer your calling to help, to heal and to ...
Ultrasound Technologist Travel
Apr 26
Chicago, USA
Sunbelt Staffing
Excellent Imaging experience * Unit Overview: OB general and vascular studies, OB level II experience preferred, High Risk preferred * Unit Information (Case type): In-hospital diagnostic, General OB ...
Ultrasound Tech - CH-MED-011
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
Cynet Health
Required Ultrasound Tech * OB general and vascular studies, OB level II experience preferred, high risk preferred * Excellent Imaging experience * State license status must be currently active
Radiologic Technologist
Mar 12
Algonquin, United States
MedExpress Urgent Care
... and special. * An effective team member who contributes valuable ideas and feedback and can be ... imaging results reviewed by the provider. * Proper, concise and complete EMR documentation and ...
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