Sonography Schools
In Fountain Valley, California

In Fountain Valley, there is only one sonography school where sonography faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sonography and sonography education in Fountain Valley, which includes sonography training at the sonography certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fountain Valley Vs. California Sonography Employment

Fountain Valley 590
California 5,280

Exactly 590 of the 5,280 sonographers employed in California, work in Fountain Valley. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fountain Valley, there has been a 146% growth in the number of sonographers. As the number of sonographers in Fountain Valley has increased, overall employment in Fountain Valley has decreased.

Fountain Valley Vs. California Sonography employment growth

3,290 4,370 4,770 5,100 5,280
240 320 440 470 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fountain Valley

Sonography VS. All professions salaries in Fountain Valley

$65,430 $68,680 $72,560 $74,090 $75,800
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography in Fountain Valley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fountain Valley

As the number of sonographers in Fountain Valley has grown, salaries for sonographers have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $75,800 per year was earned by sonographers in Fountain Valley. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for sonographers in Fountain Valley was $65,430 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fountain Valley.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in Fountain Valley

10th percentile
$56,260
25th percentile
$64,440
50th percentile
$74,390
75th percentile
$87,910
90th percentile
$102,630

Fountain Valley sonographers earn a median yearly salary of $74,390. The difference in pay between the sonographers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 82%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $56,260 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $102,630 per year.

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in Fountain Valley

Sonography
$75,800
Health Science
$76,746

Sonographer salaries in Fountain Valley are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Sonography schools in Fountain Valley

1

Many of Fountain Valley's sonographers are graduates of the only accredited sonography school in the city.

Sonography Programs Offered In Fountain Valley

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

Fountain Valley's sonography school offers one sonography degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Sonography Degrees In Fountain Valley

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
45
Total45

Approximately 45 students graduated from sonography courses in 2010.

Sonography Faculty Salaries in Fountain Valley, California

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