Sonography in Wisconsin

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Schools Offering Sonography Programs in Wisconsin


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Wisconsin students graduate with certificates in sonography. Thus, Wisconsin's 5 sonography schools put out approximately 49 sonographers each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a sonography program is Chippewa Valley Technical College. Chippewa Valley Technical College, which was ranked 76th in the country in 2010, is located in Eau Claire. 27 students graduated with a certificate in sonography from Chippewa Valley Technical College in 2010. Chippewa Valley Technical College charged in-state students $3,677 in tuition fees per year.

Northcentral Technical College, which is located in Wausau, is the second-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a sonography program. It received a ranking of 76th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Northcentral Technical College graduated 4 students from its sonography program. Northcentral Technical College charged in-state students $3,493 in tuition fees per year.

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, which was ranked 76th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a sonography program. It is located in Green Bay. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College sonography program. Tuition at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College was $3,511 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Wisconsin's sonography schools ranges from $3,677 per year to $3,339 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,804 per year. In 2010, the following Wisconsin sonography schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Chippewa Valley Technical College - located in Eau Claire, students are charged $3,677 per year
  2. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College - located in Green Bay, students are charged $3,511 per year
  3. Northcentral Technical College - located in Wausau, students are charged $3,493 per year

The sonography schools in Wisconsin that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Blackhawk Technical College - located in Janesville, students are charged $3,339 per year
  2. Northcentral Technical College - located in Wausau, students are charged $3,493 per year
  3. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College - located in Green Bay, students are charged $3,511 per year

A sonography certificate from a Wisconsin school... what next?

The highest percentage of sonography graduates in Wisconsin pursue careers as a sonographer. If you decide to work as a sonographer in Wisconsin, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 1,110 Wisconsin sonographers as of 2010. The Wisconsin counties with the largest populations of sonographers are:

  1. Milwaukee County - 370 sonographers
  2. Barron County - 100 sonographers
  3. Columbia County - 80 sonographers

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of sonographers in the state of Wisconsin will grow to 1,250. This would require a 13% growth in the profession.

Salary

A sonographer in Wisconsin earns $73,280 per year on average. However, Wisconsin sonographers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $42,860 per year to more than $97,400 per year in 2010. A sonographer in the following Wisconsin counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Columbia County - $78,020 per year
  2. Milwaukee County - $76,810 per year
  3. Adams County - $75,860 per year

The following counties in Wisconsin have the lowest average salaries for sonographers:

  1. Marathon County - $66,780 per year
  2. Chippewa County - $67,100 per year
  3. Winnebago County - $69,860 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Wisconsin statistics regarding a career in sonography and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as radiology technology or sonography.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Sonography in Wisconsin
  • Certificate in Sonography in Wisconsin

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,132 miles from location Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Green Bay WI 19.2351 n/a 9,273
6,299 miles from location Chippewa Valley Technical College Eau Claire WI 24.3253 n/a 5,774
6,208 miles from location Northcentral Technical College Wausau WI 23.8302 n/a 4,574
6,175 miles from location Blackhawk Technical College Janesville WI 19.0483 n/a 3,348
6,119 miles from location Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center-School of Diagnostic Medical Sonography Milwaukee WI 4.32991 n/a 13
 

Curious what studying Sonography gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers + 1,110 $73,280 29.1%
 

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