The salary of a sonographer will vary depending on experience, location, education, working conditions, etc. How much does a sonographer make? Let’s find out with SonographerSalaryData.com.
Average Sonography Salary: $73,360 a year
The average pay for sonographer is $73,360 per annum, which is 61% higher than the average US income. The monthly pay is $6,113, median weekly wage is $1,411, and hourly pay is about $35.27.
A typical pay for a general ultrasonographer is around $70,000 a year. Sometimes the number will be lower or higher than this number, but they can make at least $51,900 each year, $4,325 a month, $998 a week, and $24.95 an hour.
Top 5 Paying States
A registered medical sonographer in California can earn $91,220 per year, making them part of the highest paid ultrasonographers in USA. Check out our research: Salaries by State
Top 5 Industries
Education Industry is the best industry for registered ultrasonographer, they earn around $81,900 yearly.
|Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools||39.38||1575||6,825||81,900|
|Outpatient Care Centers||38.21||1528||6,622||79,470|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises||37.76||1510||6,545||78,540|
San Jose and Santa Clara are two highest paying metropolitan areas for sonography professionals. You can earn $114,720 a year, $9,560 per month, $2,206 per week and $55.15 per hour.
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area||114,720||9,560||2206||55.16|
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles CA||110,480||9,207||2125||53.12|
|Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis WI||89,020||7,418||1712||42.80|
|Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton MA NECTA Division||87,420||7,285||1681||42.03|
Northern Mountains of CA is non-metropolitan, but sonography specialist here could make $48.34 each hour, $1,933 per week, $8,378 per month and $100,540 each year – 37% higher compared to the median income of Americans.
|Northern Mountains Region of California||100,540||8,378||1933||48.34|
|West Central Wisconsin||85,880||7,156||1651||41.29|
|East Central Pennsylvania||80,390||6,699||1546||38.65|
|Capital/Northern New York||76,770||6,398||1476||36.91|