Career Opportunities

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100% job placement rate

*3 year trend data – 2016-2018

Sonography careers offer many routes for advancement and growth. Those interested in a sonography career may find employment in hospitals, clinics, private practices, or other settings, working as:

  • Staff sonographers
  • Lead sonographers
  • Department managers
  • Application specialists
  • Education

DMS Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (data from 2017)

  • Median pay $71K
  • Median hourly pay $31.55
  • Job outlook from 2016 – 2026 is 17% (much faster than average). The projected percent change in employment from 2016 to 2026. The average growth rate for all occupations is 7%.
  • TN annual mean wage 62,660
  • AR annual mean wage 62,840
  • MS annual mean wage 64,770