Special Procedures Technologists

Special procedures technologists operate medical diagnostic imaging equipment such as computer tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners and assist in imaging procedures such as angiography and cardiac catheterization (CC). They are employed in various health care settings such as hospitals, clinics, and imaging centers. Their skills will continue to be in high demand as the population ages and cancer and heart disease continue to be major health concerns.


Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $25,000 to $100,000
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Education and Training
  • Associate's Degree
Related School Subjects
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
Skills
  • Interpersonal
  • Math
  • Scientific
Personality Traits
  • Hands On
  • Helpful
  • Technical
Licensure/Certification Required