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Special Procedures Technologists

Overview

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 are in high demand as the population ages and cancer and heart disease continue to be major health concerns.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000

Minimum Education Level

Associate's Degree

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

Much Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Hands On

Helpful

Technical

Career Ladder
Special Procedures Department Manager

Supervisor

Special Procedures Technologist

Technician or Assistant

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