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Radiation Therapists

Provide radiation therapy to patients as prescribed by a radiologist according to established practices and standards. Duties may include reviewing prescription and diagnosis; acting as liaison with physician and supportive care personnel; preparing equipment, such as immobilization, treatment, and protection devices; and maintaining records, reports, and files. May assist in dosimetry procedures and tumor localization. 

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Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 2.2%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 19
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $43.49 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $92,830 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most occupations in this zone require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree. 
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