Job Market and Demand for Ultrasound Technologists (Sonographers)

• There is nationwide shortage of sonographers.

• Ultrasound positions often come with:

Good salaries/benefits

Sign-on bonus

Relocation assistance

Tuition reimbursement

Shift differential

Possible Positions for sonographers after graduation

• Sonographer/ Technologist at all levels

• Ultrasound Educator at Master’s level

• Ultrasound Department  or Facility Administrator (Chief , Manager or Director) at MHS level

• Sales and Marketing Representative

• Application Specialist for manufactures of ultrasound equipments

• Researcher at BS & BHS levels

• Business Owner of ultrasound service

 

Where Do the Sonographers Work?

• Hospitals

• Clinics

• Research Facilities

• Physicians’ Offices

• Imaging Services

• Screening Services

• Mobile Services

• Universities, Colleges and Schools as educators of ultrasound

• Manufacturing Industry of ultrasound equipments

• Environmental Agencies

• Space (NASA) as researcher or in space application of ultrasound technology

• Veterinary labs, hospitals and  zoo parks & to do certain animal diagnostic investigations