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
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
- 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