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Nuclear Medicine Technologists

Prepare, administer, and measure radioactive isotopes in therapeutic, diagnostic, and tracer studies using a variety of radioisotope equipment. Prepare stock solutions of radioactive materials and calculate doses to be administered by radiologists. Subject patients to radiation. Execute blood volume, red cell survival, and fat absorption studies following standard laboratory techniques. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 1.8%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 87
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $43.85 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $90,530 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most occupations in this zone require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree. 
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