Job prospects Medical Radiation Technologist in Prince Edward Island

Job opportunities for Medical radiation technologists (NOC 3215) are fair in Prince Edward Island over the next 3 years. These job prospects are also applicable to people working as a medical radiation technologist.

Note: These employment prospects were published in December 2021 based on the information available at the time of analysis. The next update will be in December 2022. To learn more, see our FAQs. You can also find additional information on the Canadian Online Job Posting Dashboard.

Job opportunities in Prince Edward Island

medical radiation technologist
Prospects over the next 3 years
Fair

The employment outlook will be fair for Medical radiation technologists (NOC 3215) in Prince Edward Island for the 2021-2023 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Medical radiation technologists in the Prince Edward Island region:

  • Approximately 100 people worked in this occupation in May 2016.
  • Medical radiation technologists mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Hospitals (NAICS 622): 88%
    • Provincial and territorial public administration (NAICS 912): 10%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 78% compared to 83% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 22% compared to 17% for all occupations
  • 89% of medical radiation technologists work all year, while 11% work only part of the year, compared to 58% and 42% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 42 weeks compared to 27 weeks for all occupations.
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