How much does a Chief Ultrasound Technologist make? The median annual Chief Ultrasound Technologist salary is $87,749, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $78,896-$97,068, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Chief Ultrasound Technologist in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Chief Ultrasound Technologist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Chief Ultrasound Technologist in the United States is $87,749, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Chief Ultrasound Technologist in the United States are expected to make less than $87,749.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Chief Ultrasound Technologist that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Chief Ultrasound Technologist are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Oversees Ultrasound Technologists and maintains the technical aspects of ultrasound services. Acts as a liaison between technologists, physicians and area support staff. Suggests equipment modification and evaluates accuracy and quality of ultrasound images. May perform duties of Ultrasound Technologist as needed. Requires a two year allied health degree, successful completion of an approved one-year program in Ultrasound Technology, and at least 7 years of experience in the field. May require registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS). Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or director. View full job description