X Ray Technician in Arizona

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Schools Offering X Ray Technology Programs in Arizona


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Arizona receive x ray technology degrees every year. Thus, Arizona's 6 x ray technician schools put out approximately 153 x ray technicians each year.

Top Schools

Pima Medical Institute, which was ranked 72nd nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a x ray technician program. It is located in Mesa. In 2010, 28 students graduated from Pima Medical Institute's x ray technician program.

The second-ranked school in Arizona with a x ray technician program is Pima Medical Institute, which is located in Tucson. In 2010, it was ranked 74th nationwide. 18 students graduated with degree in x ray technician from Pima Medical Institute in 2010.

The third-ranked school in Arizona that has a x ray technician program is Central Arizona College. Central Arizona College, which was ranked 79th in the country in 2010, is located in Coolidge. In 2010, 18 students graduated from Central Arizona College x ray technician program. Tuition at Central Arizona College was $1,950 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Arizona x ray technician school, average tuition will be $1,183 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,412 per year to $2,000 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Arizona x ray technician schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Arizona Western College - located in Yuma, students are charged $2,000 per year
  2. Central Arizona College - located in Coolidge, students are charged $1,950 per year
  3. GateWay Community College - located in Phoenix, students are charged $1,734 per year

The following Arizona x ray technician schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Pima Community College - located in Tucson, students are charged $1,412 per year
  2. GateWay Community College - located in Phoenix, students are charged $1,734 per year
  3. Central Arizona College - located in Coolidge, students are charged $1,950 per year

A x ray technician degree from an Arizona school... what next?

A large number of Arizona x ray technician graduates become x ray technicians. Arizona had 5,050 x ray technicians in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Arizona x ray technicians:

  1. Maricopa County - 3,340 x ray technicians
  2. Pima County - 1,020 x ray technicians
  3. Cochise County - 160 x ray technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of x ray technicians in the state of Arizona will grow to 5,880. This would require a 17% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, x ray technicians earn $56,810 per year. The following counties in Arizona have the highest average salaries for x ray technicians:

  1. Mohave County - $63,160 per year
  2. Yavapai County - $61,030 per year
  3. Cochise County - $60,070 per year

A x ray technician in the following counties in Arizona make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Pima County - $52,320 per year
  2. Apache County - $54,060 per year
  3. Maricopa County - $57,510 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in x ray technology in Arizona and to compare salaries with various related fields such as radiology technology or x ray technology, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in X Ray Technology in Arizona
  • Certificate in X Ray Technology in Arizona

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,445 miles from location Pima Community College Tucson AZ 14.0724 n/a 35,880
7,642 miles from location Arizona Western College Yuma AZ 15.3094 n/a 7,984
7,484 miles from location GateWay Community College Phoenix AZ 13.1689 n/a 7,863
7,473 miles from location Central Arizona College Coolidge AZ 21.3758 n/a 6,795
7,478 miles from location Pima Medical Institute Mesa AZ 27.6782 n/a 1,274
7,441 miles from location Pima Medical Institute Tucson AZ 26.4718 n/a 1,198
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Radiologic technologists and technicians + 4,810 $52,510
 

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