Owings Mills, MD has thirty-five x-ray technician schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. George Washington University, the highest ranked school in this group with a x-ray technician program, has a total student population of 25,061. It is the 52nd highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of District Of Columbia.
X-Ray Technician students from Owings Mills schools who go on to become X-ray technicians, sonography specialists, ultrasound technicians, ultrasound specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,630 people working as diagnostic medical sonographers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $63,640. Also, Registered nurses make on average $66,530 per year and there are about 2,583,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Baltimore-Towson area alone, there are 31,310 employed registered nurses earning an average salary of $79,150. Diagnostic medical sonographers in this area earn $75,600/yr and there are 610 employed.
Owings Mills lies in Baltimore county, which is one of the 16 counties in Maryland. Overall, the Baltimore-Towson area has 1,259,140 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $23.40/hr average worker wage, and a $48,670 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.487 out of every 1000 jobs in Owings Mills are held by diagnostic medical sonographers, and 24.869/1000 are held by registered nurses.
Of the 35 x-ray technician schools with a 100-mile radius of Owings Mills, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Everest College-McLean comes out as the most expensive ($43,158/yr) for x-ray technician students, with Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington as the lowest, reported at only $4,849/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Owings Mills|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||10.7 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||27.5 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||27.9 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||31.9 miles|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||32.9 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||37.7 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||42.7 miles|