An Entry-Level Sonographer earns an average wage of AU$41.06 per hour. A skill in Vascular is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$49,854 - AU$102,893
AU$50K
AU$72K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$72,375
10%
50%
90%
AU$29.22 - AU$54.96
AU$29
AU$41
AU$55
MEDIAN: AU$41.11
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$113K
Salary AU$49,854 - AU$102,893
Bonus AU$3,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$54,350 - AU$113,106
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 66
Hourly Data AU$0AU$110
Hourly Rate AU$29.22 - AU$54.96
Overtime AU$41.00 - AU$110
Annual Data AU$0AU$113K
Bonus AU$3,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$54,350 - AU$113,106
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 146

Job Description for Sonographer

A sonographer, or diagnostic medical sonographer, uses ultrasound equipment to view the inside of the human body and assist physicians in making diagnoses. Typically, a physician issues a medical order for an ultrasound, which the sonographer carries out using special ultrasound equipment to produce diagnostic images.

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Sonographer Tasks

  • Operate and adjust ultrasound and other equipment to obtain diagnostic images.
  • Complete paperwork and route tasks and images to appropriate staff.
  • Maintain equipment and follow safety regulations.
  • Interpret and add electronic notes to diagnostic images.

Sonographer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$82,834

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Sonographer

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Sonographer Salaries

▲21%


National Average
AU$83,000

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 86%