Career Outlook for Radiation Therapists

Also known as:  Dosimetrist, Radiation Therapist, Radiation Therapy Technologist, Registered Radiation Therapist
The overall job outlook for Radiation Therapist careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 14.72 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 2.45 percent per year. Demand for Radiation Therapists is expected to go up, with an expected 2,800 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 2.11 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Radiation Therapists in the following states
California 1,890
Florida 1,440
New York 1,290
Texas 1,030
Illinois 700
Arizona 630
Pennsylvania 630
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Radiation Therapists
Delaware 50
Utah 60
Maine 60
Idaho 70
New Hampshire 70
North Dakota 70
West Virginia 80