Radiology Technician in Georgia

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Schools Offering Radiology Programs in Georgia


Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of Georgia receive radiology degrees every year. Thus, Georgia's 26 radiology technician schools put out approximately 534 radiology technicians each year.

Top Schools

Emory University, which is located in Atlanta, is the top-ranked school in Georgia that has a radiology technician program. It received a ranking of 14th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Emory University graduated 24 students from its radiology technician program. Emory University charged in-state students $39,158 in tuition fees per year.

The second-ranked school in Georgia with a radiology technician program is Armstrong Atlantic State University, which is located in Savannah. In 2010, it was ranked 44th nationwide. In 2010, 46 students graduated from Armstrong Atlantic State University radiology technician program. Tuition at Armstrong Atlantic State University was $4,510 per year.

The third-ranked school in Georgia that has a radiology technician program is Albany Technical College. Albany Technical College, which was ranked 80th in the country in 2010, is located in Albany. 19 students graduated with degree in radiology technician from Albany Technical College in 2010. Albany Technical College charged in-state students $2,268 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Georgia radiology technician school, average tuition will be $3,631 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,863 per year to $39,158 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Georgia radiology technician schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Emory University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $39,158 per year
  2. Armstrong Atlantic State University - located in Savannah, students are charged $4,510 per year
  3. College of Coastal Georgia - located in Brunswick, students are charged $3,174 per year

The radiology technician schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Georgia were:

  1. Athens Technical College - located in Athens, students are charged $1,863 per year
  2. Central Georgia Technical College - located in Macon, students are charged $1,863 per year
  3. Gwinnett Technical College - located in Lawrenceville, students are charged $2,064 per year

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

The highest percentage of radiology technician graduates in Georgia pursue careers as a radiology technician. If you decide to work as a radiology technician in Georgia, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 5,900 Georgia radiology technicians as of 2010. The largest populations of Georgia radiology technicians are working in the following counties:

  1. Barrow County - 2,930 radiology technicians
  2. Burke County - 410 radiology technicians
  3. Appling County - 330 radiology technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of radiology technicians in Georgia will grow by 26%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 7,700 radiology technicians working in Georgia.

Salary

A radiology technician in Georgia earns $50,260 per year on average. A radiology technician in the following Georgia counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Hall County - $55,470 per year
  2. Barrow County - $53,340 per year
  3. Bibb County - $51,510 per year

The following counties in Georgia have the lowest average salaries for radiology technicians:

  1. Appling County - $42,000 per year
  2. Brooks County - $43,090 per year
  3. Baldwin County - $44,020 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Georgia statistics regarding a career in radiology. 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 Radiology in Georgia
  • Bachelor's Degree in Radiology in Georgia
  • Master's Degree in Radiology in Georgia
  • Certificate in Radiology in Georgia

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