Cardiac Sonography Salaries in Kentucky - KY

A cardiac sonographer salary in Kentucky ranges from around $53,000 through $60,000 and beyond. While salaries for sonographers in Kentucky aren't as enticing as those in states with larger cities, they compare favorably against Kentucky's low cost of living and fairly low median income figures. The median income for male, full-time workers in the state of Kentucky is just over $36,000, a wage that's considerably lower than the $53,000 that new sonographers can plan to receive. With the investment of just two years or less of education, sonography in Kentucky boasts an excellent cost to gain ratio.

Salaries in Kentucky differ depending on location. Expected salaries for various cities in the state are listed below.

  • Louisville, Kentucky $53,000
  • Owensboro, Kentucky $57,000
  • Lexington, Kentucky $61,000

Annual wages for sonographers increase quickly with experience, training and certification. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that less than 10% of all sonographers in the nation make $43,600 per year or less, a figure that is still considerably higher than Kentucky's median wages.

The health sector in Kentucky represents a large portion of the state's spending with more than $360,000,000 spent on health employee payroll each quarter, according to the U.S Department of Commerce. Those beginning their career in Kentucky can expect easy entry into the sonography industry.

Cardiac Sonographer Schools

Refine School Matches
Hide filters

    See More


    See More



    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.
            Results open in new window

            Searching Searching ...

            Matching School Ads
            1 Program(s) Found
            • Guarantees flat-rate tuition for students who stay continuously enrolled.
            • Offers a four-day class schedule, leaving Fridays open.
            • Founding member of the Accrediting Council for Independent Schools and Colleges (ACICS) in 1912.
            • Career assistance services are provided to all students and graduates for life.
            • Has programmatic accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).
            Show more [+]
            Good for Working Adults
            • Accredited
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            • Offers special tuition pricing for Veterans, Active Duty Military and spouses/qualifying dependents of all Active Duty, National Guard and Reserves.
            • Works closely with an advisory board from the medical community to ensure that their curriculum, equipment and instruction are current.
            • Allows students to complete assignments on the go with its Blackboard Learn mobile app.
            • Gives online students live student support for technical or course questions.
            • Has campus locations in Florida as well as online learning programs.
            Show more [+]
            Good for Working Adults
            • Online Courses
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits