The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projects the need for radiologic technologists will rise 9% from 2020-2030, higher than the national average across all occupations.*
The BLS cites the growth of the baby-boom population as a key factor in driving up demand for medical imaging, increasing the importance of available radiologic and MRI technologists.
* Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook 2021. BLS estimates do not represent entry-level wages and/or salaries. Multiple factors, including prior experience, age, geography market in which you want to work and degree field, will affect career outcomes and earnings. Herzing neither represents that its graduates will earn the average salaries calculated by BLS for a particular job nor guarantees that graduation from its program will result in a job, promotion, salary increase or other career growth.