Sonography Schools In Arkansas

In Arkansas, there is only one accredited school where sonography classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sonography academic community in Arkansas, and the future trends in sonography training at the sonography bachelors degree level.


Schools

  1. University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

    4301 W Markham, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205-7199

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Arkansas Vs. National Sonography Employment

Arkansas 360
National 53,010

Approximately 1% of the country's sonographers work in Arkansas state.

Employment Growth for Sonographers In Arkansas

320 380 450 470 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Sonography is a growing field in Arkansas. There were 40 more sonographers working in Arkansas in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 13% growth in the field. This growth is slower than the national trend for sonographers which shows a 20% increase in the number of sonographers working around the nation.

Sonography VS. All Professions salaries in Arkansas

$42,220 $47,610 $50,610 $52,180 $56,230
$36,627 $39,363 $40,932 $42,668 $43,359
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to sonographers are growing in Arkansas. In 2006 sonographers made a mean salary of $42,220 per year, and in 2010 they made $56,230 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in Arkansas

10th percentile
$40,610
25th percentile
$47,130
50th percentile
$57,050
75th percentile
$66,330
90th percentile
$73,780

Thus, sonographers' salaries grew by 25% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 82% pay differential between the highest paid sonographers and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of sonography in Arkansas.

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in Arkansas

Health Science
$61,697
Sonography
$56,230
X Ray Technician
$44,490

Sonographers in Arkansas earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sonography programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arkansas

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

As the number of sonographers is increasing in Arkansas state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited sonography school in Arkansas state is also increasing. In 2006, 16 students graduated from sonography courses in Arkansas. And in 2010, 20 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of sonography school degree or certificate graduates in Arkansas by 25%. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a bachelor's degree in sonography.

Sonography Faculty Salaries in Arkansas

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