Diagnostic Medical Sonographers and Cardiovascular Technologists and Techni
The median annual wage for cardiovascular technologists and technicians was $54,880 in May 2015.
The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $28,420, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $87,170.
The median annual wage for diagnostic medical sonographers was $68,970 in May 2015.
The lowest 10 percent earned less than $48,720, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $97,390.
In May 2015, the median annual wages for diagnostic medical sonographers and cardiovascular technologists and technicians, including vascular technologists in the top industries in which they worked were as follows:
Medical and diagnostic laboratories
Offices of physicians
Hospitals; state, local, and private
Most diagnostic imaging workers work full time. Some may work evenings, weekends, or overnight because they work in facilities that are always open.
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers and Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians, Including Vascular Technologists
Median annual wages, May 2015
Diagnostic medical sonographers
Diagnostic medical sonographers and cardiovascular technologists and technicians, including vascular technologists
Cardiovascular technologists and technicians
Health technologists and technicians
Total, all occupations
Note: All Occupations includes all occupations in the U.S. Economy. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics