Sonography Schools
In Wilmington, North Carolina

The city of Wilmington has only one school where sonography faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sonography in the city of Wilmington, which encompasses sonography training at the sonography associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Wilmington Vs. North Carolina Sonography Employment

Wilmington 50
North Carolina 1,630

Exactly 50 of the 1,630 sonographers employed in North Carolina, work in Wilmington. There has been a 17% decline in the number of sonographers in Wilmington between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for sonographers in Wilmington has decreased, overall employment in Wilmington has increased.

Wilmington Vs. North Carolina Sonography employment growth

1,470 1,500 1,450 1,540 1,630
60 60 60 50 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Wilmington

Sonography VS. All professions salaries in Wilmington

$49,810 $55,320 $56,960 $61,020 $59,540
$32,580 $33,950 $35,260 $36,570 $38,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography in Wilmington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wilmington

As the number of sonographers in Wilmington has shrunk, salaries for sonographers have increased. Wilmington sonographers made $59,540 per year, on average, in 2010. Sonographers in Wilmington made a yearly average salary of $49,810, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of sonographers in Wilmington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in Wilmington

10th percentile
$48,930
25th percentile
$52,340
50th percentile
$58,020
75th percentile
$67,070
90th percentile
$73,590

Sonographers in Wilmington make a median yearly salary of $58,020. The difference in pay between the sonographers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 50%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,930 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $73,590 per year.

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in Wilmington

Sonography
$59,540
Health Science
$62,541

Wilmington sonographers have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Sonography schools in Wilmington

1

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

Sonography Programs Offered In Wilmington

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in sonography offered by Wilmington's sonography school.

Student Completed Sonography Degrees In Wilmington

associate
8
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total8

Approximately 8 students graduated from sonography courses in 2010.

Sonography Faculty Salaries in Wilmington, North Carolina

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are currently gathering data for the number of sonography faculty in Wilmington, growth in the field of sonography academia and sonography faculty salaries in Wilmington. Please enter your information in the form below if you are involved in teaching sonography courses to students at the associates degree in sonography level. This will help us build a valuable free database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of sonography in Wilmington. All information you submit will be anonymous. The data we have gathered thus far will be available for you to view once you have submitted your information.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database