How Much do Radiation Therapists Make in California?

Do radiation therapists in California make a lot of money? What is the average pay for California radiation therapists?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, radiation therapists in California earn an average of $119,800 a year, equivalent to $57.60 an hour.

This is 31% more than radiation therapists nationwide and 95% more than the typical California worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
California Radiation Therapist Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $80.64 $167,730
75th $67.79 $141,000
50th $57.07 $118,710
25th $46.69 $97,110
10th $34.56 $71,880
California Radiation Therapists Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Los Angeles $56.28 $117,060
Riverside $51.09 $106,270
Sacramento $59.96 $124,720
San Diego $60.70 $126,260
San Francisco $68.41 $142,300
San Jose $59.06 $122,840
California Radiation Therapist Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $57.60 $119,800
2018 $54.94 $114,280
2017 $54.64 $113,640
2016 $54.67 $113,710
2015 $53.02 $110,270
2014 $49.87 $103,720
2013 $47.23 $98,230
2012 $46.87 $97,480
2011 $44.97 $93,530