Radiology Technician in Missouri

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Schools Offering Radiology Programs in Missouri

Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of Missouri receive radiology degrees every year. Thus, Missouri's 20 radiology technician schools put out approximately 369 radiology technicians each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Missouri that has a radiology technician program is Nichols Career Center. Nichols Career Center, which was ranked 53rd in the country in 2010, is located in Jefferson City. 8 students graduated with a degree in radiology technician from Nichols Career Center in 2010.

University of Missouri-Columbia, which is located in Columbia, is the second-ranked school in Missouri that has a radiology technician program. It received a ranking of 60th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 32 students graduated from University of Missouri-Columbia radiology technician program. Students at University of Missouri-Columbia paid $8,501 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Missouri with a radiology technician program is Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences, which is located in Cape Girardeau. In 2010, it was ranked 62nd nationwide. In 2010, Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences graduated 8 students from its radiology technician programs. Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences charged in-state students $13,800 in tuition fees per year.


Tuition at Missouri's radiology technician schools ranges from $32,656 per year to $1,704 per year. But, the average tuition is $7,890 per year. In 2010, the following Missouri radiology technician schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Saint Louis University-Main Campus - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $32,656 per year
  2. Avila University - located in Kansas City, students are charged $21,900 per year
  3. Drury University - located in Springfield, students are charged $19,854 per year

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

  1. East Central College - located in Union, students are charged $1,704 per year
  2. State Fair Community College - located in Sedalia, students are charged $2,460 per year
  3. Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley - located in Kansas City, students are charged $2,460 per year

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

A large number of Missouri radiology technician graduates become radiology technicians. If you decide to work as a radiology technician in Missouri, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 5,710 Missouri radiology technicians as of 2010. The largest populations of Missouri radiology technicians are working in the following counties:

  1. Bond County - 2,550 radiology technicians
  2. Franklin County - 2,130 radiology technicians
  3. Christian County - 450 radiology technicians

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 5,900 radiology technicians will be working in Missouri state. This would require the number of radiology technicians to grow by 9%.


On average, a radiology technician earns a salary of $49,080 per year in Missouri state. On average a radiology technician earns the most in the following Missouri counties:

  1. Boone County - $51,140 per year
  2. Franklin County - $51,100 per year
  3. Bond County - $49,760 per year

The Missouri counties with the lowest average salary for radiology technicians are:

  1. Adair County - $43,530 per year
  2. Butler County - $43,630 per year
  3. Jasper County - $45,450 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Missouri 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 Missouri
  • Bachelor's Degree in Radiology in Missouri
  • Certificate in Radiology in Missouri

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,350 miles from location University of Missouri-Columbia Columbia MO 40.0709 41% 31,237
6,405 miles from location Missouri State University Springfield MO 35.1751 57% 20,371
6,237 miles from location Saint Louis University-Main Campus Saint Louis MO 35.9842 23% 16,317
6,240 miles from location Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park Saint Louis MO 9.06966 n/a 8,207
6,471 miles from location Missouri Southern State University Joplin MO 24.3231 58% 5,701
6,406 miles from location Drury University Springfield MO 29.0015 49% 5,489
6,472 miles from location Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley Kansas City MO 9.3452 n/a 4,656
6,401 miles from location State Fair Community College Sedalia MO 16.3254 n/a 4,263
6,277 miles from location East Central College Union MO 12.8274 n/a 4,203
6,472 miles from location Avila University Kansas City MO 22.53 27% 1,893
6,416 miles from location North Central Missouri College Trenton MO 22.466 n/a 1,802
6,325 miles from location Linn State Technical College Linn MO 26.9108 n/a 1,142
6,251 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Fenton MO 22.9563 n/a 1,044
6,470 miles from location Colorado Technical University Kansas City MO 17.668 n/a 947
6,320 miles from location Rolla Technical Institute Rolla MO 32.7748 n/a 177
6,480 miles from location Hillyard Technical Center Saint Joseph MO 33.8139 n/a 164
6,200 miles from location Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Cape Girardeau MO 38.1156 32% 126
6,343 miles from location Nichols Career Center Jefferson City MO 47.0264 100% 78
6,406 miles from location CoxHealth School of Radiologic Technology Springfield MO 1.62791 n/a 40
6,405 miles from location St John's Regional Health Center-School of Radiologic Technology Springfield MO 1.18429 n/a 32

Curious what studying Radiology Technician gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Missouri

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other + 5,850 $161,840 114.3%

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