Radiation Therapist Jobs in New Orleans, LA

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Touro - Marrero, LA (9 miles from New Orleans, LA)
The radiation therapist provides daily care of cancer patients, including accurate interpretation and delivery of radiation treatments....
90+ days ago
Touro - New Orleans, LA
Education: Minimum: Radiation Therapy Certified Preferred: Bachelor's Degree, Certified Radiation Therapist Experience: Preferred: 1 year Experience on various Radiation Therapy equipment including...
90+ days ago
HCA - New Orleans, LA
The Radiation Therapist performs radiation therapy using ionizing radiation in accordance withthe prescription and instructions of the Radiation Oncologist....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for New Orleans, LA

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Salary for Radiation Therapist Jobs in New Orleans, LA

This is the average annual salary for Radiation Therapist jobs in New Orleans, LA as reported by the BLS.

$74,794

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Radiation Therapist positions.

Highest Education Level

Radiation Therapists in New Orleans, LA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (42.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (36.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.3%)
  • Master's Degree (6.5%)
  • High School or GED (4.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.6%)
  • 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 New Orleans, LA
  • 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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