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Ultrasound Tech Salary in Arizona - AZ

Arizona is paying above average wages in the field of ultrasound technology.  The average national annual salary for a diagnostic medical sonographer is $62,660.  This calculates to an average national hourly wage of $30.12.  According to the Arizona Workforce Informer, the average Arizona ultrasound technician salary is $65,668.  This calculates to an average state hourly wage of $31.57. 

The following listing is divided by metropolitan area and the 2008 salary within that area.

Lake Havasu City-Kingman, Arizona Ultrasound Technician: $56,754
Mesa-Scottsdale, Arizona Ultrasound Technician: $66,541
Prescott, Arizona Ultrasound Technician: $72,300
Tucson, Arizona Ultrasound Technician: $63,804

www.workforce.az.gov
www.bls.gov

Arizona Ultrasound Tech Associations

At this time, Arizona does not have a formal state professional organization for ultrasound technology/diagnostic medical sonography.  The following professional organizations are examples of member-based organizations that strive through leadership to educate and advance in the field of ultrasound technology/diagnostic medical sonography. 

  • The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS):  This society has 6 core goals, which consists of networking with similar organizations, managing educational programs, assist in research, provide up-to-date information to it's members, publish articles, oversee administrative policies regarding membership.

The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS)
2745 Dallas Pkwy Ste 350
Plano, TX 75093-8730
Telephone:  (214) 473-8057 or (800) 229-9506
Fax:   (214) 473-8563
www.sdms.org

  • The American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine (AIUM):  This organization offers it's members a professional edge by supplying access to professional publications.  Another benefit of membership is a providing a continuing education source, such as videos and online tests. Lastly, this organization is a networking source by providing professional interest sections and committees.

The American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine (AIUM)
14750 Sweitzer Lane, Suite 100
Laurel, MD 20707-5906
(301) 498-4100 or (800) 638-5352
www.aium.org

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