Radiation therapists treat cancer and other diseases in patients by administering radiation treatments.
- Education Requirements: Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree
- Soft Skills: detail oriented, interpersonal skills and physical stamina
- Average annual salary: $80,200
- 3 Pacific Northwest schools: Oregon Health and Science University (Portland, OR), Bellevue College (Bellevue, WA), Oregon State University (Corvallis, OR)
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