Ultrasound Technologist I Salary in the United States

How much does an Ultrasound Technologist I make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Ultrasound Technologist I in the United States is $39 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $33 and $44. Hourly rate 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Operates ultrasonic equipment to produce images of the body's organs and tissues for diagnostic purposes. Performs sonographic examinations to locate, evaluate and record critical functional, pathological, and anatomical data. Records test results, inspects and maintains equipment, and orders supplies when needed. May require an associate degree in a related area. Typically requires completion of an accredited program in Medical Sonography. May require registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) and/or certification from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). May require a state license to practice. Typically reports to a chief technologist or manager. Work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Ultrasound Technologist I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Ultrasound Technologist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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