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Schools Offering X Ray Technology Programs in California
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Each year, approximately 0.1% of California graduates receive degrees in x ray technology. That means an estimated 643 x ray technicians graduate from California's 29 x ray technician schools each year.
The top-ranked school in California that has a x ray technician program is Pima Medical Institute. Pima Medical Institute, which was ranked 75th in the country in 2010, is located in Chula Vista. 23 students graduated with a degree in x ray technician from Pima Medical Institute in 2010.
The second-ranked school in California with a x ray technician program is Foothill College, which is located in Los Altos. In 2010, it was ranked 78th nationwide. In 2010, Foothill College graduated 21 students from its x ray technician program. Foothill College charged in-state students $894 in tuition fees per year.
Santa Rosa Junior College, which is located in Santa Rosa, is the third-ranked school in California that has a x ray technician program. It received a ranking of 80th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 15 students graduated from Santa Rosa Junior College x ray technician program. Santa Rosa Junior College charged in-state students $742 in tuition fees per year.
Tuition at California's x ray technician schools ranges from $894 per year to $624 per year. But, the average tuition is $652 per year. In 2010, the following California x ray technician schools had the highest tuition rates:
- Foothill College - located in Los Altos, students are charged $894 per year
- Moorpark College - located in Moorpark, students are charged $818 per year
- Santa Barbara City College - located in Santa Barbara, students are charged $814 per year
The lowest tuition rates at California x ray technician schools were charged at the following schools:
- San Joaquin Delta College - located in Stockton, students are charged $624 per year
- Crafton Hills College - located in Yucaipa, students are charged $651 per year
- Cypress College - located in Cypress, students are charged $656 per year
A x ray technician degree from a California school... what next?
A large number of California x ray technician graduates become x ray technicians. In 2010, there were 16,350 x ray technicians working in California. In California, the largest numbers of x ray technicians work in the following counties:
- Los Angeles County - 4,290 x ray technicians
- Orange County - 1,580 x ray technicians
- San Diego County - 1,470 x ray technicians
The government projects that the number of x ray technicians in California will grow by 21%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 19,400 x ray technicians working in California.
A x ray technician in California earns $66,040 per year on average. A x ray technician in the following California counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- San Benito County - $82,200 per year
- Alameda County - $77,150 per year
- Napa County - $76,720 per year
A x ray technician in the following counties in California make the lowest salaries on average:
- Imperial County - $51,930 per year
- Shasta County - $54,150 per year
- Ventura County - $59,100 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional California statistics regarding a career in x ray technology. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as radiology technology or x ray technology.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in X Ray Technology in California
- Bachelor's Degree in X Ray Technology in California
- Certificate in X Ray Technology in California
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|7,959 miles from location||Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts||San Mateo||CA||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|7,962 miles from location||City College of San Francisco||San Francisco||CA||19.5231||n/a||32,950|
|7,800 miles from location||Mt. San Antonio College||Walnut||CA||19.4628||n/a||29,935|
|7,820 miles from location||Long Beach City College||Long Beach||CA||13.8435||n/a||27,894|
|7,830 miles from location||El Camino Community College District||Torrance||CA||15.8275||n/a||27,237|
|7,813 miles from location||Pasadena City College||Pasadena||CA||17.7379||n/a||26,453|
|7,957 miles from location||Santa Rosa Junior College||Santa Rosa||CA||19.5812||n/a||25,877|
|7,848 miles from location||Fresno City College||Fresno||CA||13.5394||n/a||25,511|
|7,811 miles from location||Orange Coast College||Costa Mesa||CA||19.3061||n/a||25,316|
|7,786 miles from location||San Diego Mesa College||San Diego||CA||15.0493||n/a||23,211|
|7,783 miles from location||Chaffey College||Alta Loma||CA||13.8744||n/a||21,399|
|7,898 miles from location||San Joaquin Delta College||Stockton||CA||16.8338||n/a||20,223|
|7,824 miles from location||Los Angeles City College||Los Angeles||CA||12.6588||n/a||19,873|
|7,894 miles from location||Santa Barbara City College||Santa Barbara||CA||18.7886||n/a||19,753|
|7,833 miles from location||Bakersfield College||Bakersfield||CA||15.0744||n/a||18,402|
|7,954 miles from location||Foothill College||Los Altos||CA||21.5152||n/a||18,293|
|7,849 miles from location||Moorpark College||Moorpark||CA||19.4776||n/a||16,393|
|7,953 miles from location||Cabrillo College||Aptos||CA||17.7158||n/a||15,974|
|7,806 miles from location||Antelope Valley College||Lancaster||CA||16.6671||n/a||15,705|
|7,814 miles from location||Cypress College||Cypress||CA||15.6296||n/a||15,439|
|7,870 miles from location||Merced College||Merced||CA||10.9318||n/a||10,446|
|7,881 miles from location||Yuba College||Marysville||CA||12.4683||n/a||8,564|
|7,950 miles from location||Contra Costa College||San Pablo||CA||14.0254||n/a||8,316|
|7,946 miles from location||Merritt College||Oakland||CA||7.18193||n/a||7,295|
|7,959 miles from location||Canada College||Redwood City||CA||12.0827||n/a||7,280|
|7,759 miles from location||Crafton Hills College||Yucaipa||CA||12.6601||n/a||6,380|
|7,768 miles from location||Loma Linda University||Loma Linda||CA||0.491732||n/a||4,114|
|7,785 miles from location||Pima Medical Institute||Chula Vista||CA||25.1547||n/a||896|
|7,943 miles from location||Institute of Medical Education||San Jose||CA||n/a||n/a||170|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Radiologic technologists and technicians +||15,870||$62,590|
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