Ultrasound Technician in Missouri

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Schools Offering Ultrasound Technology Programs in Missouri


Around 0.0% of Missouri's graduates graduate from ultrasound technology certificate programs every year. Thus, Missouri's 3 ultrasound technician schools put out approximately 33 ultrasound technicians each year.

Top Schools

Hillyard Technical Center, which was ranked 66th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Missouri that has a ultrasound technician program. It is located in Saint Joseph. In 2010, Hillyard Technical Center graduated 2 students from its ultrasound technician program.

Sanford-Brown College, which was ranked 77th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Missouri that has a ultrasound technician program. It is located in Fenton. 7 students graduated with certificate in ultrasound technician from Sanford-Brown College in 2010. Students at Sanford-Brown College paid $15,181 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Missouri with a ultrasound technician program is Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park, which is located in Saint Louis. In 2010, it was ranked 91st nationwide. In 2010, Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park graduated 18 students from its ultrasound technician programs. Students at Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park paid $2,490 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Missouri ultrasound technician school, average tuition will be $5,890 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,490 per year to $15,181 per year. In 2010, the ultrasound technician schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Missouri were:

  1. Sanford-Brown College - located in Fenton, students are charged $15,181 per year
  2. Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $2,490 per year

The ultrasound technician schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Missouri were:

  1. Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park - located in Saint Louis, students are charged $2,490 per year
  2. Sanford-Brown College - located in Fenton, students are charged $15,181 per year

An ultrasound technician certificate from a Missouri school... what next?

A large number of Missouri ultrasound technician graduates become ultrasound technicians. In 2010, there were 900 ultrasound technicians working in Missouri. The largest populations of Missouri ultrasound technicians are working in the following counties:

  1. Bond County - 470 ultrasound technicians
  2. Franklin County - 300 ultrasound technicians
  3. Christian County - 90 ultrasound technicians

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 1,140 ultrasound technicians will be working in Missouri state. This would require the number of ultrasound technicians to grow by 10%.

Salary

An ultrasound technician in Missouri earns $62,850 per year on average. In 2010, however, some Missouri ultrasound technicians earned as little as less than $43,170 per year or as much as more than $93,000 per year. The counties in Missouri with the highest average salary for an ultrasound technician are:

  1. Audrain County - $65,580 per year
  2. Franklin County - $64,780 per year
  3. Bond County - $61,740 per year

On average, ultrasound technicians earns the least in the following Missouri counties:

  1. Boone County - $59,240 per year
  2. Butler County - $61,610 per year
  3. Christian County - $61,700 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in ultrasound technology in Missouri and to compare salaries with various related fields such as ultrasound technology or allied health, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Ultrasound Technology in Missouri
  • Certificate in Ultrasound Technology in Missouri

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,240 miles from location Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park Saint Louis MO 9.06966 n/a 8,207
6,251 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Fenton MO 22.9563 n/a 1,044
6,480 miles from location Hillyard Technical Center Saint Joseph MO 33.8139 n/a 164
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers + 900 $62,850 3.4%
 

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