Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist Salary

Earnings for Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologists in the United States come in at around $30.68 per hour on average. Geographic location and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Although roughly one in five lack health benefits of any kind, a fair number do enjoy medical insurance, and a majority get dental coverage, too. Women account for the majority of Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologists who took the survey — 81 percent to be exact. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.
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$46,783 - $89,290
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$65K
$89K
MEDIAN: $64,616
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$24.22 - $40.06
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$0$89K
Salary $46,783 - $89,290
Bonus $394.53 - $8,204
Profit Sharing $3,458
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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$50,066 - $86,522
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 139
Hourly Data $0$63
Hourly Rate $24.22 - $40.06
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $32.51 - $63.94
Annual Data $0$86K
Bonus $394.53 - $8,204
Profit Sharing $3,458
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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$50,066 - $86,522
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 612

Job Description for Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist

A registered vascular ultrasound technician works in a hospital or clinic to assist doctors by creating images of patients' circulatory system. They work alongside physicians and nurses to explain imaging procedures in a manner that helps put the patient at ease. The technologist then creates various scans with the ultrasound equipment of the areas on the patient as directed by the physician.

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Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist Tasks

  • Operate ultrasound equipment to produce and record images according to physician's directive.
  • Prepare and position patient for ultrasound exam and explain procedure, perform non-invasive vascular tests.
  • Process and code film, video and images from procedures and complete appropriate documentation.
  • Create two-dimensional recordings of vascular system using Doppler, Ultrasound and related equipment.

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Popular Skills for Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist


Survey results show that Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologists use a fair number of skills. Most notably, skills in RDMS, Vascular Ultrasound, RVT, and Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Abdomen, Ultrasound, and Sonography. Cardiology and Obstetrics/Gynecology are also commonly seen together.

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist

Pay by Experience for a Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 324 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 270 salaries. An experienced Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 215 salaries. A Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 93 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $64,277

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

Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologists will find that Seattle offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 19 percent. Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologists will also find cushy salaries in Philadelphia (+19 percent), Dallas (+19 percent), Chicago (+14 percent), and New York (+6 percent). Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologists' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologists in Pittsburgh bring in salaries that are 21 percent lower than the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Minneapolis and Raleigh (11 percent lower and 10 percent lower, respectively).

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Key Stats for Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 93 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist Salaries

▲22%

▲8%

▲1%

National Average
$64,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Registered Vascular Ultrasound Technologist Salaries

RDMS
▲8%

Vascular Ultrasound
▲6%

RVT
▲4%


National Average
$64,000

Cardiology
▼1%

▼5%

Sonography
▼6%

Ultrasound
▼10%

Abdomen
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 21%