Radiation Therapist Jobs in Chicago, IL

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Chicago, IL
As a Radiation Therapist, also sometimes called a Therapeutic Radiographer, you'll use ionizing radiation to treat diseases like cancer....
8 days ago
AMITA Health - Chicago, IL
What You Will Do Administer radiation therapy by exposing specific areas of the patient's body to prescribed doses of radiation....
21 days ago
Cancer Treatment Centers of America - Chicago, IL
Minimum Qualifications: Graduate of an approved school of Radiation Therapy A.R.R.T. registered in Radiation Therapy Licensed in the State of Illinois CPR card required We win together Each CTCA employee...
30+ days ago
Northwestern Memorial HealthCare - Chicago, IL
Actively participates in the education of residents and radiation therapy students. Performs and records daily quality control and quality assurance processes....
45+ days ago
Cancer Treatment Centers of America - Chicago, IL
Minimum Qualifications: Graduate of an approved school of Radiation Therapy A.R.R.T. registered in Radiation Therapy Licensed in the State of Illinois CPR card required #AF-HJ We win together Each CTCA...
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Chicago, IL

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Radiation Therapist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Life, Health and Radiation
Radiation is all around us - without it we wouldn't exist. Yet the word has become synonymous with danger, death and disaster. This MOOC will allow the world to see radiation in a new light, to...

Atmospheric Radiation

This is an introduction to the physics of atmospheric radiation and remote sensing including use of computer codes. Subjects covered include: radiative transfer equation including emission and...


An Introduction to Radiation Oncology: From Diagnosis to Survivorship
Understand how radiation therapy is used to treat cancer

Radiation therapy is one of the key treatments for cancer. On this course you will learn from healthcare experts about how it works, the...


Salary for Radiation Therapist Jobs in Chicago, IL

This is the average annual salary for Radiation Therapist jobs in Chicago, IL as reported by the BLS.

$94,669

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Radiation Therapist positions.

Highest Education Level

Radiation Therapists in Chicago, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (42.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (36.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.2%)
  • Master's Degree (6.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.7%)
  • Some College (0.6%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Radiation Therapists in Chicago, IL
  • 1-2 years (32.9%)
  • None (29.8%)
  • 2-4 years (16.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (12.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.3%)
  • 6-8 years (2.4%)
  • 10+ years (1.5%)

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