Radiation Therapists

Radiation therapists treat cancer and other diseases in patients by administering radiation treatments.

$80,570

Median US Salary

Associate's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Radiation Therapists

Currently employed

17,250

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

13%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

1,000 to 4,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

Median Salary by State for Radiation Therapists

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

California $115,820

Oregon $101,640

New Jersey $101,450

Connecticut $98,940

Washington $96,530

Delaware $95,840

New York $92,950

Massachusetts $92,400

Colorado $90,180

Vermont $88,910

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Maxxing your 401k as Radiation Therapists

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

23.6%

Per paycheck

$731.33

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $3,098.85
Pre Tax Retirement $731.33
Before Taxes $2,367.52
Taxes $710.26
Take Home $1,657.26

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