By: Anthony Clontz

What is a Radiologist?

A radiologist is a medical doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of disease and injury by using medical imaging technologies, such as MRI and CT. They treat diseases, such as cancer and heart disease

Skills Needed for Radiologist

  • Communications Skills- Radiologist spend much of their time speaking with patients.

  • Thinking Skills- Radiologist solve complex medical problems and answer diagnostic questions.

  • Physical Skills- Radiologist work with precision treatment and diagnostic equipment.

  • Clinical Skills- Radiologist need clinical skills to operate equipment.

Level of Education

Radiologist need a medical degree, which requires at least four years of coursework and medical residency after earning an undergraduate degree.

Salary Range

A radiologist salary in the United States is about $216,577 per year. The lowest salary for radiologist is less than $100,000 per year. The highest paid is 500,000.

Positions Near Me

In North Carolina, there are 111 jobs available for radiologist. The range of location for these careers are in cities such as Charlotte, Raleigh, and Winston- Salem.

Radiologist job posting

Women's Imaging Radiologist

About the Job

Radiologist focused on Breast Imaging

Hewlett, NY 11557

healthcare Services

Job TypeFull Time

  • employee
Education LevelDoctorate


Board Certified and Licensed in NY

Fellowship training/2 years experience (minimum) in Women’s Imaging