There are schools offering radiology technician programs in South Carolina!
Schools Offering Radiology Programs in South Carolina
Approximately 0.2% of graduates in of South Carolina receive radiology degrees every year. That means an estimated 186 radiology technicians graduate from South Carolina's 11 radiology technician schools each year.
The top-ranked school in South Carolina with a radiology technician program is Piedmont Technical College, which is located in Greenwood. In 2010, it was ranked 89th nationwide. 12 students graduated with a degree in radiology technician from Piedmont Technical College in 2010. Tuition at Piedmont Technical College was $3,662 per year.
The second-ranked school in South Carolina that has a radiology technician program is Horry-Georgetown Technical College. Horry-Georgetown Technical College, which was ranked 90th in the country in 2010, is located in Conway. 27 students graduated with degree in radiology technician from Horry-Georgetown Technical College in 2010. Tuition at Horry-Georgetown Technical College was $3,446 per year.
Greenville Technical College, which was ranked 90th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in South Carolina that has a radiology technician program. It is located in Greenville. 34 students graduated with degree in radiology technician from Greenville Technical College in 2010. Tuition at Greenville Technical College was $3,636 per year.
Radiology technician schools in South Carolina, charge students an average tuition of $3,550 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $3,728 per year, or as little as $3,349 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at South Carolina radiology technician schools were charged at the following schools:
- Midlands Technical College - located in West Columbia, students are charged $3,728 per year
- Aiken Technical College - located in Graniteville, students are charged $3,706 per year
- Piedmont Technical College - located in Greenwood, students are charged $3,662 per year
The following South Carolina radiology technician schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College - located in Orangeburg, students are charged $3,349 per year
- Florence-Darlington Technical College - located in Florence, students are charged $3,422 per year
- Horry-Georgetown Technical College - located in Conway, students are charged $3,446 per year
A radiology technician degree from a South Carolina school... what next?
The highest percentage of radiology technician graduates in South Carolina pursue careers as a radiology technician. 3,270 radiology technicians were working in South Carolina in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of South Carolina radiology technicians:
- Calhoun County - 610 radiology technicians
- Berkeley County - 520 radiology technicians
- Greenville County - 490 radiology technicians
According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of radiology technicians is expected to grow by 20% by 2018. There are projected to be 3,910 radiology technicians working in the South Carolina then.
On average, radiology technicians earn $49,860 per year. A radiology technician in the following South Carolina counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- Berkeley County - $52,990 per year
- Beaufort County - $51,380 per year
- Darlington County - $49,980 per year
The South Carolina counties with the lowest average salary for radiology technicians are:
- Sumter County - $43,620 per year
- Chesterfield County - $45,980 per year
- Horry County - $46,020 per year
For more data regarding a career in radiology in South Carolina 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.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Radiology in South Carolina
- Certificate in Radiology in South Carolina
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Physicians and Surgeons, All Other||2,120||$176,650||44.2%|
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