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Best Paying Jobs with an Associate Degree

Best Paying Jobs with an Associate Degree

Pam Strayer | AllHealthCare

2. Nuclear Medicine Technologist: $82,000

Nuclear medicine technologists run scanners that detect and map radiopharmaceuticals (radioactive drugs) in patient’s body to create diagnostic images. During their training, they take classes in the physical sciences, biological effects of radiation exposure, radiation protection and procedures, the use of radiopharmaceuticals, imaging techniques, and computer applications.

New Jobs by 2016: 2,900
Growth: 15%

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