Sonography Schools In Missouri

There are 3 accredited sonography schools in Missouri for faculty who teach sonography classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sonography and sonography training in Missouri, which includes sonography training at the following levels:

  • Sonography Certificate
  • Associates degree in Sonography


Schools

  1. Hillyard Technical Center

    3434 Faraon St, Saint Joseph, Missouri 64506-5102

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  2. Sanford-Brown College in Fenton

    1345 Smizer Mill Road, Fenton, Missouri 63026-3400

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  3. Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park

    5600 Oakland Ave, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Missouri Vs. National Sonography Employment

Missouri 900
National 53,010

Of all of the sonographers in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Missouri.

Employment Growth for Sonographers In Missouri

1,000 1,040 1,030 830 900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of sonographers is shrinking in Missouri. In 2010 there were 100 less sonographers working in Missouri than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of sonography has shrunk by 10% in Missouri. This decline 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 Missouri

$57,930 $60,380 $61,180 $61,140 $62,850
$43,489 $45,096 $45,354 $45,661 $46,263
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to sonographers are growing in Missouri. In 2006 sonographers made a mean salary of $57,930 per year, and in 2010 they made $62,850 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in Missouri

10th percentile
$47,690
25th percentile
$54,950
50th percentile
$63,750
75th percentile
$71,690
90th percentile
$79,500

Thus, sonographers' salaries grew by 8% in 4 years. 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 67% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Missouri state.

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in Missouri

Health Science
$58,198
Sonography
$62,850
X Ray Technician
$49,080

In Missouri, sonographers make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

The number of students graduating from the 3 accredited sonography schools in Missouri is increasing. In 2006, 25 students graduated from sonography courses in Missouri. And in 2010, 33 students graduated.

Thus there was a 32% percent increase in the number of sonography school degree or certificate graduates in Missouri. A majority of these graduates, or 67%, graduated with an undergraduate certificate in sonography.

Sonography Faculty Salaries in Missouri

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