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Travel MRI Tech Jobs & Career Overview

If you’re an MRI tech – a radiologic technologist specializing in magnetic resonance imaging – you’re in high demand across the country. And if you’re up for the exciting and rewarding adventure of a travel MRI tech job, you’ll have an array of assignments at your fingertips. As a travel MRI tech, you can choose to spend your winters enjoying the sunny, delightful weather of Florida, California, or Arizona, and you can summer in New York, Washington, or New England. You can even find ideal travel MRI jobs near your home. The choice is yours.

You’ll have incredible benefits as a travel MRI tech with Cross Country Allied. You can live in our beautiful and free private housing, earn a rewarding salary, have all the health benefits of a permanent position, and receive bonuses on many assignments. Plus, you'll be able to visit locations you always dreamed of seeing.

And with each new area and setting, you’ll gain a fresh, new perspective on your skill level and capabilities – like providing specialized patient care, learning advanced techniques, and working with cutting-edge technology.

As a new or experienced MRI tech, we will help you meet your goals. Call us, complete our online application, or check out our latest travel MRI Tech jobs to get started on your travel career.

What Does a Travel MRI Tech Do?

As an MRI tech, you are key to helping patients and their physicians get answers to their healthcare concerns. As an integral member of the diagnostic team, you can work with patients of all ages with a range of conditions affecting regions such as the chest, abdomen, spine, neck, or breast. There are travel MRI tech positions in settings including:

At Cross Country Allied, we continually receive new travel MRI tech jobs in a wide array of environments, schedules, and locations.

What is the Salary of a Traveling MRI Tech?

The median MRI tech salary was $71,670 in 2018, with the lowest 10 percent earning less than $50,220 and the highest 10 percent earning more than $99,180 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Traveling MRI tech salary reflects the salary range of permanent MRI techs; however, travel MRI techs are paid in hourly compensation through their travel MRI tech company. In addition to their hourly pay, travel MRI techs who work with Cross Country Allied receive referral bonuses, comprehensive health benefits, subsidized or free housing, and more!

Over the next decade,demand for MRI techs is projected to grow by 14 percent, which is faster than the average for all occupations according to the BLS. Increase in conditions like cancer and Alzheimer’s disease in the growing aging population will drive the demand for imaging professionals.

How to Become a Travel MRI Tech

If you are considering a career as an MRI tech, you will typically need an associate’s degree, although you may want to consider a bachelor’s degree, which may be considered more valuable to employers. Degree courses usually include anatomy, pathology, radiation physics and protection, image evaluation, and patient care. Your program should be accredited by the American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists (ARMRIT) or The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT).

A few states require that MRI techs have a license, and most require that radiologic technologists have a license. Completing an accredited program is required for licensure in some states. Certification is available through the American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists (ARMRIT) and American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

Find Your Ideal Travel MRI Job

Discover what Cross Country Allied can do for MRI techs! At Cross Country Allied, the possibilities for where you can take your career as a traveling MRI tech are endless. When you take a traveling MRI tech job, you can be rewarded for your hard work not only with high pay and great benefits but the ability to visit places you have only wished you could go before. Whether you love the sunshine of Florida and Southern California or the rugged mountains of New England and the Pacific Northwest, or you just want to stay close to your hometown, you will gain a fresh, new perspective on your skill level and capabilities as you travel the country as an MRI tech.

The talented recruiters at Cross Country Allied will get to know you and help you find the ideal assignment that meets all of your expectations. Plus, wherever your travels take you, an excellent benefits package will be waiting:

Let Cross Country Allied help you meet your goals as a travel MRI tech. Call us at 800.223.9230 or search our traveling MRI jobs and apply online!

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"Absolutely amazing to work with! Ashley Steen and Amanda Valenziano are perfection. I couldn't be happier to be working with cross country. Despite multiple recruiters calling daily it isn't always about the money but the way you are treated. Thank you for the opportunity." - Amy D RN RRT-NPS