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Radiologic Technologists in Colorado

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25.2% Jobs Projection
$64,130 Median Salary
280 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Radiologic Technologists in Colorado are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Radiologic Technologists in Colorado is growing faster than average.

  • Radiologic Technologists in Colorado earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Radiologic Technologists Work in Colorado?

3,730 people worked as Radiologic Technologists in 2018 in this state.

There were 3,620 Radiologic Technologists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 110 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 2,940 Radiologic Technologists working in it, which means Colorado has more Radiologic Technologists than average.


Job Projections for Colorado

Jobs for Radiologic Technologists in this state are growing at a rate of 25.2% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.3%.


Colorado Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 280 annual job openings, and a total of 4,320 jobs for Colorado Radiologic Technologists in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 13,600 annual jobs and 230,500 total jobs in 2026.

What do Radiologic Technologists Make in Colorado?

In 2018 wages for Radiologic Technologists ranged from $43,130 to $90,280 with $64,130 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $20.73 to $43.41. The median hourly rate was $30.83.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $30.11 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.72.

The median salary in Colorado is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Colorado Metros for Radiologic Technologists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Radiologic Technologists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 1,780 $66,900
Colorado Springs, CO 530 $61,440
Fort Collins, CO 350 $53,930
Boulder, CO 260 $67,640
Grand Junction, CO 150 $61,270
Greeley, CO 90 $66,210
Pueblo, CO 80 $66,210

Top States for Radiologic Technologists Employment

View the list below to see where most Radiologic Technologists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 17,360 $79,250
Texas 16,180 $58,860
Florida 13,590 $56,470
New York 12,780 $68,560
Pennsylvania 10,210 $52,160
Ohio 8,030 $56,470
Illinois 7,900 $63,490
North Carolina 7,440 $57,180
Michigan 6,710 $56,100
Georgia 5,880 $56,240
New Jersey 5,750 $66,640
Minnesota 4,960 $66,640
Virginia 4,900 $59,510
Indiana 4,500 $55,900
Wisconsin 4,360 $58,070
Missouri 4,280 $52,630
Massachusetts 4,240 $73,520
Maryland 4,190 $68,560
Tennessee 4,050 $49,860
Washington 3,900 $70,190

Below are the states where Radiologic Technologists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $79,250
District of Columbia $77,590
Hawaii $76,930
Massachusetts $73,520
Oregon $73,220
Alaska $72,850
Washington $70,190
Nevada $69,560
Maryland $68,560
New York $68,560

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