A Chief Ultrasound Technologist earns an average wage of $35.56 per hour. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$60,795 - $97,073
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$61K
$73K
$97K
MEDIAN: $73,193
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$28.88 - $44.87
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$29
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$45
MEDIAN: $35.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$60,795 - $97,073  
   
Total Pay (?
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$60,619 - $96,072  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$28.88 - $44.87  
   
Overtime
$51.00  
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$60,619 - $96,072  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 37
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Job Description for Chief Ultrasound Technologist

Chief ultrasound technologists are generally responsible for overseeing the work of other ultrasound technologists, as well as training new or current employees on occasion. Many in this position are in charge of hiring and termination procedures in their facilities, and some may even manage their own departments, though they also report to higher medical professionals.

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Chief Ultrasound Technologist Tasks

  • Monitor observance to policies and standards, including state regulations.
  • Plan and evaluate the use of staff, resources for departmental programs and services.
  • Supervise and organize technical work for the ultrasound department.
  • Perform Ultrasound Technologist duties as needed.
  • Observe and monitor the quality of ultrasound images, prepare reports based on activities.

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What is it like working as a Chief Ultrasound Technologist?

Chief Ultrasound Technologist in Albany:
"Fast paced, Good quality."
Pros: Performing and establishing high quality exams that help in aiding patient's health outcome. Establishing a quality assurance program and maintaining data and working towards vascular accreditation for our vascular lab.
Cons: The workload is heavy with little breaks and lengthy studies.

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Experience Affects Chief Ultrasound Technologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
$75,000

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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