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Ultrasound Technologist in the United States

How much does a Ultrasound Technologist earn in the United States? The average Ultrasound Technologist salary in the United States is $75,007 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $68,149 and $82,547. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Performs diagnostic sonographic examinations utilizing ultrasonic equipment to locate, evaluate and record critical functional, pathological, and anatomical data. Schedules and coordinates tests, records test results, and prepares and maintains operational logs. Calibrates and maintains equipment and orders supplies when needed. Requires a two year allied health degree, successful completion of an approved one-year program in Ultrasound Technology in the field. May require registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS). Typically reports to a chief technologist or manager. Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.

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