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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of diagnostic medical sonographers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare diagnostic medical sonographers salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,700
25th Percentile Wage
$62,150
50th Percentile Wage
$74,580
75th Percentile Wage
$86,030
90th Percentile Wage
$97,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for diagnostic medical sonographers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) diagnostic medical sonographers is $97,900. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $74,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid diagnostic medical sonographers is $39,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of diagnostic medical sonographers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$74,580
7.35% 39.45%
2016
$69,100
-3.37% -
2014
$71,430
35.29% -
2013
$46,220
2.29% -
2012
$45,160
- -

Compare Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of diagnostic medical sonographers in two industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown below. For detailed diagnostic medical sonographers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$74,580
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$71,400

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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