Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for diagnostic medical sonographers in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of diagnostic medical sonographers among Georgia areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,250
25th Percentile Wage
$53,790
50th Percentile Wage
$62,230
75th Percentile Wage
$73,560
90th Percentile Wage
$80,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for diagnostic medical sonographers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $80,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $44,250.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21.27
25th Percentile Wage
$25.86
50th Percentile Wage
$29.92
75th Percentile Wage
$35.36
90th Percentile Wage
$38.89

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for diagnostic medical sonographers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $38.89. The median hourly salary is $29.92. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.27.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of diagnostic medical sonographers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201662,2301.86%4.24%
201561,0700.51%-
201460,7601.91%-
201359,6000.02%-
201259,590--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of diagnostic medical sonographers in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of diagnostic medical sonographers in state of Georgia ranges from $51,580 to $65,610. The highest paying area for diagnostic medical sonographers in Georgia is Gainesville with a median annual salary of $65,610. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta (mean annual salary $65,120). The lowest paying area is South Georgia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $51,580.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gainesville
$65,610
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$65,120
Athens-Clarke County
$64,020
Savannah
$61,570
Columbus
$55,840
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$53,070
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$51,580


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