Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist - Federal Salaries of 2017
Pay Rates for "Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist"How much does a Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist in the federal government get paid? $64,486.02* *Based on the 2017 average.
Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist was the 61st most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2017, with 4,507 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2017, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist, with an average salary of $65,096.
Government Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist job is GS-1, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-9. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.
This occupation includes positions requiring the performance or supervision of technical work in the field of diagnostic radiologic examinations, performed under the direction of a physician. The work involves the operation of radiologic equipment in a hospital or clinic environment as part of the diagnostic plan for patients.
Technical and Medical Support Positions encompass jobs that require specialized, practical knowledge and the ability to perform skilled tasked. However, these skills can often be learned on the job or through training when you are hired. In some cases, certifications are required to qualify. Additional education such as an Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree will increase starting grade and lead to promotion. Typically promotions are given 1 grade at a time up to a maximum of GS-9.
Agencies that have hired a Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist
|Agency||Employees Hired||Average Salary|
|Veterans Health Administration||4,181||$65,096.28|
|Indian Health Service||224||$56,226.91|
|Office Secretary Health and Human Services||44||$34,929.14|
|National Institutes of Health||41||$81,692.63|
|Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System||17||$58,944.00|
Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist is $64,486.02. The highest paid Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist made $134,543 in 2017.
Common Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||4,475|
|GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate||17|
|AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E||15|
|Starting Paygrade:||$18,785.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-1, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$57,015.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-9, Step 10|
|Category:||Technical and Medical Support|
|Occupation Family:||0600 MEDICAL, HOSPITAL, DENTAL, AND PUBLIC HEALTH GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-1 Paygrade
GS-1 is the starting paygrade for Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-1 paygrade.
|Occupation||Occupation Category||Starting Paygrade||Maximum Paygrade|
|Accounting Technician||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Safety Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Transportation Clerk and Assistant||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Voucher Examining||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
|Secretary||Clerical and Administrative Support||GS-1||GS-9|
Average Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017
In 2004, the average pay for a Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist was $46,259. Since then, the average pay has increased to $64,486 in 2017.
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