Medical Radiation Technologist

Ringa Hangarau Pūhihi Whakaora

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Medical radiation technologists use x-ray and other imaging equipment to take images of people's injuries and possible diseases. 

Pay

Medical radiation technologists with one to six years’ experience usually earn

$49K-$69K per year

Senior medical radiation technologists with more than six years’ experience usually earn

$69K-$95K per year

Source: APEX and District Health Boards Medical Radiation Technologists Collective Agreement to 2015

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a medical radiation technologist are good due to increasing demand for their services.
Chris Burkhill standing next to a patient who is lying down ready to be moved into a scanning machine

Medical radiation technologists use x-ray and other imaging equipment to take images of injuries and diseases

Last updated 2 September 2016