Radiology Technician in North Carolina

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Schools Offering Radiology Programs in North Carolina


Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of North Carolina receive radiology degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 437 radiology technicians graduate from North Carolina's 25 radiology technician schools.

Top Schools

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which is located in Chapel Hill, is the top-ranked school in North Carolina that has a radiology technician program. It received a ranking of 12th in the country in 2010. 10 students graduated with a degree in radiology technician from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2010. Tuition at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill was $6,665 per year.

Carolinas College of Health Sciences, which is located in Charlotte, is the second-ranked school in North Carolina that has a radiology technician program. It received a ranking of 54th in the country in 2010. 16 students graduated with degree in radiology technician from Carolinas College of Health Sciences in 2010.

The third-ranked school in North Carolina that has a radiology technician program is Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, which was ranked 80th in the country in 2010, is located in Salisbury. 17 students graduated with degree in radiology technician from Rowan-Cabarrus Community College in 2010. Tuition at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College was $1,920 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of North Carolina's radiology technician schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $2,525 per year, though tuition can range from $16,200 per year to $1,422 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at North Carolina radiology technician schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. South College-Asheville - located in Asheville, students are charged $16,200 per year
  2. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - located in Chapel Hill, students are charged $6,665 per year
  3. Robeson Community College - located in Lumberton, students are charged $2,132 per year

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

  1. Randolph Community College - located in Asheboro, students are charged $1,422 per year
  2. Vance-Granville Community College - located in Henderson, students are charged $1,454 per year
  3. Forsyth Technical Community College - located in Winston Salem, students are charged $1,524 per year

A radiology technician degree from a North Carolina school... what next?

The highest percentage of radiology technician graduates in North Carolina pursue careers as a radiology technician. If you decide to work as a radiology technician in North Carolina, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 7,410 North Carolina radiology technicians as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of North Carolina radiology technicians:

  1. Anson County - 1,190 radiology technicians
  2. Chatham County - 810 radiology technicians
  3. Davie County - 710 radiology technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of radiology technicians in North Carolina will grow by 21%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 8,560 radiology technicians working in North Carolina.

Salary

On average, radiology technicians earn $53,470 per year. On average a radiology technician earns the most in the following North Carolina counties:

  1. Chatham County - $65,300 per year
  2. Cumberland County - $56,270 per year
  3. Davie County - $54,800 per year

On average, radiology technicians earns the least in the following North Carolina counties:

  1. Onslow County - $44,200 per year
  2. Beaufort County - $48,530 per year
  3. Brunswick County - $48,680 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional North Carolina 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 North Carolina
  • Bachelor's Degree in Radiology in North Carolina
  • Certificate in Radiology in North Carolina

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,613 miles from location University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill NC 88.0971 53% 28,916
5,707 miles from location Central Piedmont Community College Charlotte NC 10.9489 n/a 19,364
5,591 miles from location Wake Technical Community College Raleigh NC 13.3667 n/a 15,203
5,599 miles from location Fayetteville Technical Community College Fayetteville NC 10.488 n/a 11,203
5,682 miles from location Forsyth Technical Community College Winston Salem NC 11.5297 n/a 9,144
5,537 miles from location Cape Fear Community College Wilmington NC 12.0971 n/a 9,001
5,807 miles from location Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Asheville NC 14.0717 n/a 7,542
5,518 miles from location Pitt Community College Winterville NC 9.95751 n/a 7,512
5,689 miles from location Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Salisbury NC 20.4266 n/a 7,330
5,736 miles from location Catawba Valley Community College Hickory NC 11.2229 n/a 5,528
5,748 miles from location Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute Hudson NC 13.9257 n/a 4,895
5,625 miles from location Vance-Granville Community College Henderson NC 11.282 n/a 4,645
5,569 miles from location Johnston Community College Smithfield NC 15.2704 n/a 4,446
5,745 miles from location Cleveland Community College Shelby NC 10.3646 n/a 4,279
5,627 miles from location Sandhills Community College Pinehurst NC 10.9464 n/a 4,266
5,525 miles from location Lenoir Community College Kinston NC 8.18783 n/a 3,561
5,530 miles from location Edgecombe Community College Tarboro NC 20.0774 n/a 3,249
5,675 miles from location Stanly Community College Albemarle NC 18.2742 n/a 3,245
5,654 miles from location Randolph Community College Asheboro NC 10.4415 n/a 3,044
5,669 miles from location South Piedmont Community College Polkton NC 12.0175 n/a 2,736
5,601 miles from location Robeson Community College Lumberton NC 10.1935 n/a 2,729
5,843 miles from location Southwestern Community College Sylva NC 8.88496 n/a 2,698
5,474 miles from location Carteret Community College Morehead City NC 9.34196 n/a 1,872
5,708 miles from location Carolinas College of Health Sciences Charlotte NC 46.4381 100% 506
5,804 miles from location South College-Asheville Asheville NC 5.62399 n/a 252
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Physicians and Surgeons, All Other + 5,930 $173,870 17.7%
 

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