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Radiologic Technologists in New Mexico

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9.3% Jobs Projection
$57,720 Median Salary
90 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Radiologic Technologists Work in New Mexico?

1,310 people worked as Radiologic Technologists in 2018 in this state.

There were 1,160 Radiologic Technologists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 150 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 2,940 Radiologic Technologists working in it, which means New Mexico has fewer Radiologic Technologists than average.


Job Projections for New Mexico

Jobs for Radiologic Technologists in this state are growing at a rate of 9.3% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.3%.


New Mexico Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 90 annual job openings, and a total of 1,530 jobs for New Mexico 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 New Mexico?

In 2018 wages for Radiologic Technologists ranged from $42,440 to $77,650 with $57,720 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $20.4 to $37.33. The median hourly rate was $27.75.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $27.44 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.31.

The median salary in New Mexico is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top New Mexico 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
Albuquerque, NM 600 $59,840
Farmington, NM 90 $55,800
Santa Fe, NM 80 $57,190

Top States for Radiologic Technologists Employment

The table below shows the states 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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