Diagnostic medical sonographer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Diagnostic medical sonographer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $93,600
District of Columbia $88,880
Washington $87,610
Oregon $87,420
Colorado $81,030
Massachusetts $82,510
Alaska $85,710
Minnesota $77,140
Arizona $80,030
Texas $69,920
New Hampshire $76,210
Utah $75,950
Connecticut $75,870
Hawaii $77,260
Illinois $75,650
Vermont $73,880
New Jersey $73,410
Montana $70,950
Delaware $72,880
Wisconsin $75,590
Nevada $73,070
Virginia $70,200
Maryland $72,180
New York $71,660
Rhode Island $69,560
Maine $70,830
Idaho $70,710
Missouri $65,540
Kansas $68,750
North Dakota $69,190
New Mexico $66,930
Oklahoma $66,350
Wyoming $63,630
Pennsylvania $64,390
Nebraska $65,450
Indiana $65,170
North Carolina $63,860
Mississippi $62,200
Ohio $62,090
Kentucky $61,960
Florida $61,920
Georgia $62,230
South Carolina $62,180
Iowa $62,710
Michigan $60,800
Arkansas $61,070
Tennessee $59,770
South Dakota $58,940
West Virginia $57,570
Louisiana $55,060
Alabama $54,860
Puerto Rico $23,630

How much does a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer earn?

Diagnostic medical sonographer salaries vary depending on industry. Areas of the industry that pay well include specialty hospitals, outpatient care centres, and colleges, universities and professional schools. The top paying states for diagnostic medical sonographers are California, District of Columbia, Oregon, Washington, and Massachusetts.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation are general medical and surgical hospitals, offices of physicians, medical and diagnostic laboratories, outpatient care centres, and specialty hospitals. States with the highest employment levels are California, Florida, New York, Texas, and Pennsylvania.

How do diagnostic medical sonographer salaries compare to similar careers?

Diagnostic medical sonographers earn about the same as related careers in New Mexico. On average, they make less than clinical psychologists but more than respiratory therapists.

Career Median Salary
Clinical psychologist salary $68K
Magnetic resonance imaging technologist salary $69K
Registered nurse salary $68K
Acute care nurse practitioner salary $68K
Clinical nurse specialist salary $68K
Diagnostic medical sonographer salary $67K
Nurse educator salary $68K
Occupational therapist assistant salary $62K
Radiologic technologist salary $58K
Respiratory therapist salary $54K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)