Radiology Technician in Florida

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Schools Offering Radiology Programs in Florida


Approximately 0.4% of graduates in of Florida receive radiology degrees every year. Thus, Florida's 44 radiology technician schools put out approximately 2,059 radiology technicians each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Florida that has a radiology technician program is University of Central Florida. University of Central Florida, which was ranked 20th in the country in 2010, is located in Orlando. 19 students graduated with a degree in radiology technician from University of Central Florida in 2010. University of Central Florida charged in-state students $5,021 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Florida with a radiology technician program is Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale, which is located in Fort Lauderdale. In 2010, it was ranked 60th nationwide. 424 students graduated with degree in radiology technician from Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale in 2010. The tuition rate at Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale was $14,176 per year.

The third-ranked school in Florida with a radiology technician program is Advance Science Institute, which is located in Hialeah. In 2010, it was ranked 65th nationwide. 24 students graduated with degree in radiology technician from Advance Science Institute in 2010. Advance Science Institute charged in-state students $0 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Florida's radiology technician schools ranges from $14,328 per year to $2,158 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,932 per year. In 2010, the radiology technician schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Florida were:

  1. Everest University-Brandon - located in Tampa, students are charged $14,328 per year
  2. Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale - located in Fort Lauderdale, students are charged $14,176 per year
  3. Florida National College-Main Campus - located in Hialeah, students are charged $13,170 per year

The following Florida radiology technician schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Palm Beach State College - located in Lake Worth, students are charged $2,158 per year
  2. Santa Fe College - located in Gainesville, students are charged $2,167 per year
  3. Pensacola State College - located in Pensacola, students are charged $2,179 per year

A radiology technician degree from a Florida school... what next?

Most people who graduate from radiology technician school in Florida go on to work as a radiology technician. If you decide to work as a radiology technician in Florida, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 14,490 Florida radiology technicians as of 2010. In Florida, the largest numbers of radiology technicians work in the following counties:

  1. Hernando County - 2,090 radiology technicians
  2. Miami-Dade County - 1,900 radiology technicians
  3. Broward County - 1,470 radiology technicians

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 16,160 radiology technicians will be working in Florida state. This would require the number of radiology technicians to grow by 17%.

Salary

On average, radiology technicians earn $51,590 per year. The following counties in Florida have the highest average salaries for radiology technicians:

  1. Broward County - $57,650 per year
  2. DeSoto County - $55,680 per year
  3. Manatee County - $55,020 per year

A radiology technician in the following counties in Florida make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Lake County - $46,180 per year
  2. Okaloosa County - $48,050 per year
  3. Escambia County - $48,170 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Florida statistics regarding a career in radiology and to compare salaries with a variety of 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 Radiology in Florida
  • Bachelor's Degree in Radiology in Florida
  • Certificate in Radiology in Florida

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,618 miles from location Dade Medical College Hollywood FL n/a n/a n/a
5,631 miles from location Dade Medical College Homestead FL n/a n/a n/a
5,614 miles from location Miami Dade College Miami FL 21.2072 n/a 59,120
5,691 miles from location University of Central Florida Orlando FL 79.9378 42% 53,401
5,701 miles from location Valencia Community College Orlando FL 22.7696 n/a 39,008
5,613 miles from location Broward College Fort Lauderdale FL 17.4756 n/a 37,360
5,780 miles from location St Petersburg College Clearwater FL 18.6493 n/a 29,282
5,728 miles from location Florida State College at Jacksonville Jacksonville FL 18.8342 n/a 28,877
5,612 miles from location Palm Beach State College Lake Worth FL 18.277 n/a 28,017
5,764 miles from location Hillsborough Community College Tampa FL 20.5441 n/a 26,964
5,663 miles from location Brevard Community College Cocoa FL 23.0121 n/a 17,853
5,685 miles from location Daytona State College Daytona Beach FL 17.1637 n/a 17,352
5,633 miles from location Indian River State College Fort Pierce FL 19.855 n/a 17,110
5,615 miles from location Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale FL 40.4804 100% 16,882
5,723 miles from location Edison State College Fort Myers FL 14.6361 n/a 16,034
5,770 miles from location Santa Fe College Gainesville FL 24.8493 n/a 15,043
5,888 miles from location Tallahassee Community College Tallahassee FL 17.449 n/a 14,526
5,771 miles from location State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Bradenton FL 15.9671 n/a 11,746
6,058 miles from location Pensacola State College Pensacola FL 16.7322 n/a 11,598
5,777 miles from location Pasco-Hernando Community College New Port Richey FL 16.3494 n/a 10,036
5,758 miles from location Everest University-Brandon Tampa FL 21.5735 100% 9,886
5,719 miles from location Polk State College Winter Haven FL 15.7445 n/a 9,437
5,752 miles from location College of Central Florida Ocala FL 17.9398 n/a 8,289
6,015 miles from location Northwest Florida State College Niceville FL 17.1141 n/a 7,556
5,969 miles from location Gulf Coast Community College Panama City FL 18.0854 n/a 6,178
5,725 miles from location Saint Johns River State College Palatka FL 17.0215 n/a 5,826
5,705 miles from location South Florida Community College Avon Park FL 23.4449 n/a 2,902
5,623 miles from location Florida National College-Main Campus Hialeah FL 21.4722 n/a 2,811
5,701 miles from location Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences Orlando FL 12.8142 36% 2,662
5,765 miles from location Ultimate Medical Academy-Tampa Tampa FL 18.2008 n/a 1,852
5,613 miles from location Medvance Institute-West Palm Lake Worth FL 26.4118 n/a 1,067
5,784 miles from location Ultimate Medical Academy Clearwater FL 19.0218 n/a 812
5,618 miles from location Medvance Institute-Fort Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale FL 27.4572 n/a 770
5,699 miles from location Anthem College-Orlando Orlando FL 16.6267 n/a 609
5,751 miles from location Marion County Community Technical and Adult Education Center Ocala FL 27.8431 100% 540
5,729 miles from location Fortis College Orange Park FL 26.9697 n/a 514
5,623 miles from location Medvance Institute-Miami Miami FL 27.7939 n/a 497
5,701 miles from location Fortis College Winter Park FL 27.5464 n/a 475
5,614 miles from location Institute of Allied Medical Professions Delray Beach FL n/a n/a 383
5,697 miles from location Herzing University Winter Park FL 20.7437 n/a 363
5,628 miles from location Professional Training Centers Miami FL 32.2732 n/a 238
5,622 miles from location Advance Science Institute Hialeah FL 35.339 100% 147
5,618 miles from location Dade Medical College Miami FL 32.6082 n/a 99
5,624 miles from location Dade Medical College Hialeah FL 6.72661 n/a 79
 

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