Raph Sark
Latest Education Tips, Schools And Scholarship Blog In Ghana

radiography salary in ghana

Radiographer Salaries in Ghana

Radiographers, also known as radiologic technologists, diagnostic radiographers, and medical radiation technologists are healthcare professionals who specialize in imaging human anatomy for diagnosing and treating pathology.

Again, Radiographers, also called radiologic technologists, are healthcare professionals who operate special scanning machines that make images for medical purposes. They use equipment like X-ray machines, CT scanners, and advanced technologies such as digital fluoroscopy.

Job Title Salary
Ghana Health Service Radiographer salaries – 2 salaries reported GHC 3,725/ministry
Ministry of Health, Ghana Radiographer salaries – 1 salaries reported GHS 5,000/mo
Akai House Clinic Radiographer salaries – 1 salaries reported GHS 3,500/mo
Ghana has a population of about 25 million. However, in 2014, there were only 35 radiologists in the country.

Radiologist provision.
Country Ghana
Population (million) 25
Number of radiologists/100,000 population 0.14
Number radiographers/100,000 population 1.2


A radiology technician objective is a section in your resume that summarizes your key skills and qualifications for a radiology technician position. This section also includes information about your long- or short-term career goals.

What does a radiologic technologist do?

  • Assessing, evaluating, and testing patients.
  • Preparing and positioning patients for imaging.
  • Attending to patient needs during imaging procedures.
  • Applying and maintaining up-to-date knowledge of radiation protection and safety practices.
In short, diagnostic radiographers use complex equipment to produce images such as x-rays or scans.Therapeutic radiographers use radiation to treat cancer and tissue defects. To work in either of this fields, you will need an approved degree. Below, we look closer into the differences between the two roles.

Leave a comment

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More