The average salary for a Sonographer is £34,782.
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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. During image collection, the sonographer applies a clear gel on the skin in the area to be examined. The sonographer then uses a small piece of equipment called a transducer to t…Read more
- 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.
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Popular Skills for Sonographer
Skills in Sonography and Obstetrics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN).
Pay by Experience Level for Sonographer
An early career Sonographer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £32,644 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Sonographer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £37,219 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Sonographer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £38,903 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £39,764.
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