Sonography Schools In South Carolina

There are 2 accredited sonography schools in South Carolina 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 South Carolina, which encompasses sonography training at the following levels:

  • Sonography Certificate
  • Associates degree in Sonography


Schools

  1. Greenville Technical College

    620 S Pleasantburg Dr, Greenville, South Carolina 29607-2418

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  2. Horry-Georgetown Technical College

    2050 Highway 501 East, Conway, South Carolina 29526

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

South Carolina Vs. National Sonography Employment

South Carolina 700
National 53,010

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

Employment Growth for Sonographers In South Carolina

600 630 600 720 700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In South Carolina, sonography is a growing field. 100 more sonographers were working in South Carolina in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 17% growth in the field. This growth is slower 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 South Carolina

$52,100 $52,820 $55,310 $56,230 $57,790
$39,422 $41,728 $43,045 $43,558 $44,811
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by sonographers is increasing in South Carolina. In 2006 sonographers made a mean salary of $52,100 per year, and in 2010 they made $57,790 per year.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in South Carolina

10th percentile
$42,810
25th percentile
$49,500
50th percentile
$57,510
75th percentile
$66,920
90th percentile
$74,200

This represents a growth in salaries of 10%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of South Carolina, 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 73%

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in South Carolina

Health Science
$58,629
Sonography
$57,790
X Ray Technician
$49,860

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

Educational Trends

Sonography programs available for each degree type for all schools in South Carolina

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

As the number of sonographers is increasing in South Carolina state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited sonography schools in South Carolina state is also increasing. In 2006, 7 students graduated from sonography courses in South Carolina. And in 2010, 19 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of sonography school degree or certificate graduates in South Carolina by 171%. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned an associate's degree in sonography.

Sonography Faculty Salaries in South Carolina

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