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Ultrasound / Sonographer Employment and Salary Figures

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Ultrasound technologistUltrasound tech and diagnostic medical sonographer employment and salary figures for each major US metropolitan area. Salary numbers represent the average annual salary for each area.

Highest-paying city: Mansfield, OH (not on list) - $95,330

Most employed technologists: New York, NY - 3,420

Figures courtesy of the US Labor Bureau.


Ultrasound Tech Employment and Salary Figures, May 2007


Metropolitan Area Employment Annual mean wage
AL - Birmingham 320 $49,430
AZ - Phoenix 420 $67,890
CA - Los Angeles 1,300 $61,260
CA - Sacramento 220 $73,410
CA - San Francisco 300 $76,210
CO - Denver 270 $71,480
CT - Hartford 200 $78,750
DC - Washington 510 $66,770
FL - Fort Lauderdale 360 $57,580
FL - Miami 560 $55,970
FL - West Palm Beach 310 $58,870
GA - Atlanta 770 $60,020
HI - Honolulu 80 $71,420
IL - Chicago 860 $62,580
IL - Lake County 100 $72,440
MA - Boston 560 $68,740
ME - Portland 40 $62,690
MI - Detroit 300 $58,760
MN - Minneapolis-St. Paul 660 $65,490
MO - Kansas City 310 $63,510
MO - St. Louis 460 $62,650
NJ - Newark 580 $65,560
NM - Albuquerque 120 $61,190
NV - Las Vegas 120 $63,690
NY - Buffalo 190 $55,130
NY - New York 3,420 $66,020
OK - Oklahoma City 200 $59,470
OR - Portland 230 $72,430
PA - Philadelphia 660 $58,040
TN - Memphis 240 $52,640
TX - Dallas 590 $62,480
TX - Houston 660 $58,810
UT - Salt Lake City 110 $54,790


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  1. Are there any schools for Sonography or xray techs in Orlando FLorida??? Also which pays morea sonographer or an xray tech?

  2. Ultrasound vs. X-Ray, Finding Schools

    Generally, ultrasound techs make slightly more than x-ray techs do, but how much more depends on location and experience, and a few other factors. A list of x-ray tech salary and employment figures is available through the link above.

    To find ultrasound schools in your area, click "find ultrasound tech training near you" above. There is a corresponding link on the x-ray page. If you don't find any schools in your city, try surrounding zip codes. You never know.

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