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How much does a Radiologist make in Virginia?

Average Radiologist Hourly Wage in Virginia

Radiologists earn a median hourly wage of $.

Average Radiologist Yearly Salary in Virginia

Radiologists earn a median salary of $ per year.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

Learn more about the Radiologist job market for salaries of real jobs in your area. Alternatively, see what Radiologists earn in other states.

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.

How to Become a Radiologist

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Radiologist Earnings by Seniority

Junior Radiologist Earnings

Junior Radiologists in Virginia earn:

$62.95
an hour
$130,930
per year
Starting Radiologist Earnings

Starting Radiologists in Virginia earn:

$27.46
an hour
$57,120
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Radiologist salary comparison

Radiologists earn less than 93% percent of Health careers in Virginia. Radiologist salaries are in the bottom 99% of all careers in Virginia.

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Historical salary for Radiologists in Virginia

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

How to Become a Radiologist

Interested in becoming a radiologist? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good radiologist? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A doctorate degree is required to be a Radiologist.

  3. Get Hired

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    View all jobs →

    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.