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How Much Do Ultrasound Techs Make?

According to the Figures courtesy of the US Labor Bureau, the mean annual income for ultrasound technicians nationwide is $64,900. However, this rate varies considerably depending on the geographic region and industry of employment, as well as level of experience and education.

More specific ultrasound technician salary figures are listed below:

5 highest-paying states for ultrasound technicians

  1. Massachusetts: $80,000
  2. Oregon: $79,740
  3. Colorado: $77,880
  4. California: $77,260
  5. Washington: $77,190

5 lowest-paying states for ultrasound technicians

  1. West Virginia: $48,680
  2. South Dakota: $49,710
  3. Alabama: $50,320
  4. Mississippi: $51,630
  5. Arkansas: $52,180

Ultrasound Tech Salaries by Industry:



General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
Offices of Physicians
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
Outpatient Care Centers
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
Employment Services
Management of Companies and Enterprises
Management of Companies and Enterprises

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Figures courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Employment & Wages database.