$62,642
Avg. Salary
$30.80
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$986

Bonus

$1,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Sonographer with RDMS skills is $30.80 per hour.

The average pay for a Sonographer with RDMS skills is $62,642 per year.

$23.35
10%
$30.80
50%
$41.78
90%
MEDIAN $30.80
$43k
10%
$63k
50%
$99k
90%
MEDIAN $62,642
$43,483 - $99,078
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$99K
MEDIAN: $62,642
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$23.35 - $41.78
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$0$99K
Salary $43,483 - $99,078
Bonus $102 - $4,919
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$48,654 - $88,780
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 131
Hourly Data $0$64
Hourly Rate $23.35 - $41.78
Overtime $32.90 - $64.69
Annual Data $0$88K
Bonus $102 - $4,919
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$48,654 - $88,780
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,441

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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Pay by Experience Level for Sonographer

Pay by Experience for a Sonographer has a positive trend. An entry-level Sonographer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 354 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sonographer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 231 salaries. An experienced Sonographer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 204 salaries. A Sonographer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 69 salaries.

Key Stats for Sonographer

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 279 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Sonographer Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$64,000

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 279 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 26%