Avg. Salary
$29.75
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Sonographer with ABDOMINAL skills is $29.75 per hour.

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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.

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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.

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Sonographer Reviews

Q: What is it like working in San Jose?

Sonographer in San Jose:
"Travel Sonographer."
Pros: Beautiful area.
Cons: Have not found bad.

Sonographer in Charlotte:
"Great feeling to help people."
Pros: Parents come in anxious about their child's health and you become part of their care.
Cons: Very stressful, overworked.

Sonographer in Atlanta:
Earn all registries immediately! If offered and accept a position for a Vascular mobile unit, continue to apply to healthcare facilities. Mobile units can potentially burn you out.

Sonographer in New York:
BE GOOD TO SENOR TECHS THEY'LL TEACH YOU A LOT.

Sonographer in Green Bay:
"Injuries."
Call is usually brutal. Lack of sleep and expectations are you perform 100 percent. Clinical setting wanted by all. Hospital will wear you down. Expectations always increasing without compensation. Must have great patient care skills.

Sonographer in Washington:
"Good For Your Mind, Hard On Your Body."
Pros: I learn something new everyday about fetal development from the doctors that I work closely with. I meet interesting people.
Cons: This job can be very physically demanding. Many sonographers have to quit because of musculoskeletal injuries.

Key Stats for Sonographer

1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
20 years or more
29%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 14%