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X Ray Technician in Nevada

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Schools Offering X Ray Technology Programs in Nevada


Around 0.1% of Nevada's graduates graduate from x ray technology degree programs every year. That means an estimated 47 x ray technicians graduate from Nevada's 3 x ray technician schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Nevada with a x ray technician program is University of Nevada-Las Vegas, which is located in Las Vegas. In 2010, it was ranked 70th nationwide. In 2010, no students graduated from University of Nevada-Las Vegas' x ray technician program. Students at University of Nevada-Las Vegas paid $5,808 per year in tuition fees.

Pima Medical Institute, which was ranked 78th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Nevada that has a x ray technician program. It is located in Las Vegas. 35 students graduated with degree in x ray technician from Pima Medical Institute in 2010.

The third-ranked school in Nevada with a x ray technician program is Great Basin College, which is located in Elko. In 2010, it was ranked 82nd nationwide. In 2010, 12 students graduated from Great Basin College x ray technician program. Tuition at Great Basin College was $2,243 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Nevada's x ray technician schools ranges from $5,808 per year to $2,243 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,684 per year. The Nevada x ray technician schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. University of Nevada-Las Vegas - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $5,808 per year
  2. Great Basin College - located in Elko, students are charged $2,243 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Nevada x ray technician schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Great Basin College - located in Elko, students are charged $2,243 per year
  2. University of Nevada-Las Vegas - located in Las Vegas, students are charged $5,808 per year

A x ray technician degree from a Nevada school... what next?

The highest percentage of x ray technician graduates in Nevada pursue careers as a x ray technician. If you decide to work as a x ray technician in Nevada, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 1,380 Nevada x ray technicians as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Nevada x ray technicians:

  1. Clark County - 910 x ray technicians
  2. Pinal County - 300 x ray technicians
  3. Elko County - 60 x ray technicians

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of x ray technicians in Nevada will grow by 12%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 1,400 x ray technicians working in Nevada.

Salary

A x ray technician in Nevada makes an average of $65,960 per year. The following counties in Nevada have the highest average salaries for x ray technicians:

  1. Clark County - $67,470 per year
  2. Pinal County - $62,560 per year
  3. Elko County - $59,430 per year

On average, x ray technicians earns the least in the following Nevada counties:

  1. Churchill County - $57,590 per year
  2. Elko County - $59,430 per year
  3. Pinal County - $62,560 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in x ray technology in Nevada and to compare salaries with various related fields such as radiology technology or x ray technology, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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  • Associate's Degree in X Ray Technology in Nevada

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