Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Ultrasound Technician is $29.88
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Ultrasound Technicians?
An entry-level Ultrasound Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25.63 based on 39 salaries. An early career Ultrasound Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $28.61 based on 124 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Ultrasound Technicians Do?
Ultrasound technicians use ultrasound machines that utilize high frequency sound waves and their echoes to obtain anatomical images. Technicians may scan children, adults and/or animals depending on the needs of their position. Ultrasounds are used to scan patients for potential diseases and to monitor current heath conditions; they are also used in routine maternity checkups. For example, they may use the ultrasound to display the anatomy of fetuses, to check organs such as the liver for …Read more