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2021 Alaska Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Salary Guide

Produce ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by physicians. Includes vascular technologists.

Alaska Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Salary 2021

Salary

$96.5K

Growth

8%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Make in Alaska 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $72,420 $85,990 $96,490 $108,870 $124,810
Hourly Wage $34.82 $41.34 $46.39 $52.34 $60

How Much Do Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Make in Alaska 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$72,420
$85,990
$96,490
$108,870
$124,810
Hourly Wage
$34.82
$41.34
$46.39
$52.34
$60

What Do Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Do?

Produce ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by physicians. Includes vascular technologists.

Also known as:

Cardiac Sonographer, Cardiac/Vascular Sonographer, Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, Medical Sonographer, Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS), Sonographer, Staff Sonographer, Ultrasonographer, Ultrasound Technician (Ultrasound Tech), Ultrasound Technologist (Ultrasound Tech)

  • Adjust settings or positions of medical equipment.
  • Monitor video displays of medical equipment to ensure proper functioning.
  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities.
  • Communicate test or assessment results to medical professionals.
  • Operate diagnostic imaging equipment.
  • Adjust settings or positions of medical equipment.
  • Position patients for treatment or examination.
  • Create advanced digital images of patients using computer imaging systems.
  • Explain medical procedures or test results to patients or family members.
  • Prepare patients physically for medical procedures.
  • Position patients for treatment or examination.
  • Analyze test data or images to inform diagnosis or treatment.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Gather medical information from patient histories.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Operate diagnostic imaging equipment.
  • Create advanced digital images of patients using computer imaging systems.
  • Prepare official health documents or records.
  • Process x-rays or other medical images.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during surgery.
  • Examine medical instruments or equipment to ensure proper operation.
  • Repair medical facility equipment.
  • Clean medical equipment or facilities.
  • Maintain medical facility records.
  • Perform clerical work in medical settings.
  • Schedule patient procedures or appointments.
  • Train medical providers.
  • Supervise patient care personnel.
  • Implement advanced life support techniques.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
  • Order medical supplies or equipment.
  • Maintain inventory of medical supplies or equipment.
  • Prepare medical supplies or equipment for use.
  • Operate diagnostic imaging equipment.

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Job Outlook in Alaska

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Alaska 130 140 8% 10
United States 74,300 86,800 17% 5,100

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Job Outlook in Alaska

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Alaska
130
140
8%
10
United States
74,300
86,800
17%
5,100

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Schooling & Experience

  • Associate's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Schools in Alaska

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
University of Alaska Anchorage Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician Anchorage, AK 2 years: 6

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Schools in Alaska

1 Alaska
School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Anchorage, AK
2 years: 6

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Jobs in Alaska.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Jobs in Alaska.

0 Alaska

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Salary Guide 2021

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