Diagnostic medical sonographers are most often employed by the General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals industry. The average yearly wage for Diagnostic medical sonographers was $76,559 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Diagnostic medical sonographers by wage are Business operations specialists, all other, Military officer special & tactical operations leaders, and Insurance sales agents.
Diagnostic medical sonographers are part of the Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations, along with Chiropractors, Dentists, Dietitians & nutritionists, Optometrists, Pharmacists, and 37 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Diagnostic medical sonographers are Orland (West & Central), Palos & Lemont Townships PUMA, IL, Austin City (Far North), Brushy Creek & Jollyville PUMA, TX, and Maine, Norwood Park Townships & Chicago CityEdison Park PUMA, IL. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Diagnostic medical sonographers are Austin City (Far North), Brushy Creek & Jollyville PUMA, TX, Meriden, Wallingford & North Haven Towns PUMA, CT, and San Diego City (South/Otay Mesa & South Bay) PUMA, CA.