Sonography Schools In Kentucky

Sonography classes faculty can choose to work at one of 5 accredited sonography schools in Kentucky. The trends in Kentucky's sonography academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in sonography includes sonography training at the following levels:

  • Sonography Certificate
  • Associates degree in Sonography


Schools

  1. Bowling Green Technical College

    1845 Loop Dr, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101-3601

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  2. Jefferson Community and Technical College

    109 E Broadway, Louisville, Kentucky 40202-2005

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  3. West Kentucky Community and Technical College

    4810 Alben Barkley Drive, Paducah, Kentucky 42002-7380

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  4. Saint Catharine College

    2735 Bardstown Rd, Saint Catharine, Kentucky 40061

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  5. Owensboro Community and Technical College

    4800 New Hartford Rd, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kentucky Vs. National Sonography Employment

Kentucky 490
National 53,010

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

Employment Growth for Sonographers In Kentucky

450 530 550 550 490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Kentucky, sonography is a growing field. In Kentucky, 40 more sonographers were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 9% growth in the field. This is slower than the trend for sonographers around the US. Nationally, the number of sonographers has grown by 20% between 2006 and 2010.

Sonography VS. All Professions salaries in Kentucky

$51,640 $53,310 $55,170 $56,010 $57,210
$39,791 $41,432 $43,385 $44,191 $44,977
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to sonographers are growing in Kentucky. The mean salary for sonographers in 2006 was $51,640 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $57,210 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in Kentucky

10th percentile
$42,450
25th percentile
$48,640
50th percentile
$57,040
75th percentile
$66,870
90th percentile
$74,680

This represents a 10% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of sonography, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid sonographers earning 76% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Kentucky state.

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in Kentucky

Health Science
$64,936
Sonography
$57,210
X Ray Technician
$46,630

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
5
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total6

The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited sonography schools in Kentucky is increasing. In 2006 there were 36 sonography graduates from sonography courses in Kentucky and in 2010 there were 61 graduates.

This represents a 69% increase in the number of sonography degree or certificate school graduates in Kentucky state. A majority of these graduates, or 83%, graduated with an associate's degree in sonography.

Sonography Faculty Salaries in Kentucky

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