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How much does a Radiologist make in District of Columbia?

Average Radiologist Hourly Wage in District of Columbia

Radiologists earn a median hourly wage of $81.06.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Radiologist Yearly Salary in District of Columbia

Radiologists earn a median salary of $168,610 per year.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Radiology retains its spot among the three highest paid medical specialties, according to the annual Medscape Physician Compensation Report. Topping the list were orthopedists, cardiologists, radiologists, gastroenterologists, and urologists. A radiologist salary is even higher for those who choose a subspecialty like radiation oncology or ultrasonography. About 16% of radiologists earn $500,000 or more; about 8% earn $100,000 or less.

Do Men or Women Earn More?

According to Medscape, there's still a large pay gap between full-time male and female physicians, regardless of specialty. Overall, male physicians earn 30% more than their female counterparts. In radiology, however, that gap is 16.5%, less than in many other specialties.

Radiologist Compensation by Geographical Region

Radiologists in the southwest, with the highest compensation (a mean of $407,000 in 2012), earn 30% more ($94,000) than their colleagues in the north central region, with the lowest compensation (a mean of $313,000 in 2012).

The employment outlook for radiologists is bright. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says demand for all physicians, including radiologists, will grow 24 percent through 2020.

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Radiologist Earnings by Seniority

Experienced Radiologist Earnings

Experienced Radiologists in District of Columbia earn:

$81.06
an hour
$168,610
per year
Junior Radiologist Earnings

Junior Radiologists in District of Columbia earn:

$32.78
an hour
$68,190
per year
Starting Radiologist Earnings

Starting Radiologists in District of Columbia earn:

$27.14
an hour
$56,440
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Radiologist salary comparison

Radiologists earn more than 90% percent of Health careers in District of Columbia. Radiologist salaries are in the bottom 98% of all careers in District of Columbia.

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Historical salary for Radiologists in District of Columbia

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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