Sonography Schools In Maryland

There are 2 accredited sonography schools in Maryland for faculty who teach sonography classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sonography in the state of Maryland, which encompasses sonography training at the following levels:

  • Sonography Certificate
  • Associates degree in Sonography


Schools

  1. Montgomery College

    51 Mannakee Street, Rockville, Maryland 20850

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  2. Sanford-Brown Institute in Landover

    8401 Corporate Dr Ste 155, Landover, Maryland 20785

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Maryland Vs. National Sonography Employment

Maryland 1,260
National 53,010

Of all of the sonographers that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Maryland state.

Employment Growth for Sonographers In Maryland

990 1,020 1,030 1,170 1,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Maryland, the field of sonography is growing. 270 more sonographers were working in Maryland in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of sonography has grown by 27% in Maryland. This growth is faster than the change in the number of sonographers around the country. Nationally, the number of sonographers has grown by 20% from 2006 to 2010.

Sonography VS. All Professions salaries in Maryland

$62,980 $65,680 $69,280 $70,450 $69,900
$47,750 $50,212 $51,747 $52,671 $54,055
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Maryland, as the number of sonographers is growing, the salaries earned by sonographers are increasing. Sonographers earned a yearly mean salary of $62,980 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $69,900 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in Maryland

10th percentile
$44,810
25th percentile
$61,340
50th percentile
$70,510
75th percentile
$84,640
90th percentile
$96,230

This represents a 10% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Maryland, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of sonography. The pay differential between the highest paid sonographers and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 115%

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in Maryland

Health Science
$71,328
Sonography
$69,900
X Ray Technician
$68,940

In Maryland, sonographers make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

As the number of sonographers is increasing in Maryland state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited sonography schools in Maryland state is decreasing. In 2006, 70 students graduated from sonography courses in Maryland. And in 2010, 29 students graduated.

Thus there was a 59% percent decrease in the number of sonography school degree or certificate graduates in Maryland. Most of these graduates, or 67%, earned an undergraduate certificate in sonography.

Sonography Faculty Salaries in Maryland

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