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Sonographer salary in United States

How much does a Sonographer make in the United States?

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The average salary for a sonographer is $17.77 per hour in the United States. 6.4k salaries reported, updated at June 23, 2022.

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Top companies for Sonographers in United States

  1. WakeMed
    672 reviews15 salaries reported
    $83.00per hour
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Highest paying cities for Sonographers in United States

  1. New York, NY
    $62.88 per hour
    34 salaries reported
  2. Cleveland, OH
    $44.62 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Denver, CO
    $42.26 per hour
    167 salaries reported
  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $39.54 per hour
    46 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $36.08 per hour
    30 salaries reported
  3. Nashville, TN
    $30.13 per hour
    17 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $17.83 per hour
    45 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $17.73 per hour
    87 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $17.73 per hour
    15 salaries reported
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Where can a Sonographer earn more?

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Most common benefits for Sonographers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Pet insurance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 101 ratings

61% of Sonographers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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