Sonography Schools
In Lafayette, Louisiana

There is only one sonography school in Lafayette for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sonography academic community in Lafayette, and the future trends. Academia in sonography includes sonography training at the sonography certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Sonography Employment

Lafayette 30
Louisiana 790

Exactly 30 of the 790 sonographers employed in Louisiana, work in Lafayette. The number of sonographers in Lafayette has shrunk by 62% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of sonographers in Lafayette has decreased, overall employment in Lafayette has also decreased.

Lafayette Vs. Louisiana Sonography employment growth

690 750 690 670 790
80 60 40 40 30
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lafayette

Sonography VS. All professions salaries in Lafayette

$44,570 $48,240 $57,490 $57,100 $55,820
$32,480 $34,490 $35,620 $36,300 $37,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography in Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lafayette

In Lafayette, salaries for sonographers have increased. In 2010 sonographers in Lafayette reportedly earned an average salary of $55,820 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, sonographers in Lafayette made an average salary of $44,570 per year. The growth in the salary of sonographers in Lafayette is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in Lafayette

10th percentile
$39,160
25th percentile
$46,310
50th percentile
$56,830
75th percentile
$64,740
90th percentile
$74,170

Lafayette sonographers earn a median yearly salary of $56,830. The 10% of sonographers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,160 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $74,170 per year.

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in Lafayette

Sonography
$55,820
Health Science
$56,416

On average sonographer salaries in Lafayette are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Sonography schools in Lafayette

1

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

Sonography Programs Offered In Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

Lafayette's sonography school offers one sonography degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Sonography Degrees In Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
11
Total11

In 2010 approximately 11 students graduated from sonography courses.

Sonography Faculty Salaries in Lafayette, Louisiana

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