Ultrasound Technology Schools In Mississippi

Mississippi has 3 accredited ultrasound technology schools where ultrasound technology faculty who teach ultrasound technology classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in ultrasound technology in the state of Mississippi, which encompasses ultrasound technology training at the following levels:

  • Ultrasound Technology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Ultrasound Technology


Schools

  1. Hinds Community College

    505 East Main Street, Raymond, Mississippi 39154

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  2. Itawamba Community College

    602 W Hill St, Fulton, Mississippi 38843-1099

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  3. Jones County Junior College

    900 S Court St, Ellisville, Mississippi 39437

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Mississippi Vs. National Ultrasound Technology Employment

Mississippi 380
National 53,010

Of all of the ultrasound professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Mississippi.

Employment Growth for Ultrasound technology professionals In Mississippi

430 490 530 430 380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Mississippi, ultrasound technology is a shrinking field. In Mississippi, 50 less ultrasound professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of ultrasound professionals has shrunk by 12%. This decline is slower than the national trend for ultrasound professionals which shows a 20% increase in the number of ultrasound professionals working around the nation.

Ultrasound Technology VS. All Professions salaries in Mississippi

$49,170 $48,340 $51,340 $51,630 $53,000
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Ultrasound Technology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Mississippi, as the number of ultrasound professionals is declining, the salaries earned by ultrasound professionals are increasing. In 2006 ultrasound professionals made a mean salary of $49,170 per year, and in 2010 they made $53,000 per year.

Salary percentiles for Ultrasound technology professionals in Mississippi

10th percentile
$39,100
25th percentile
$44,700
50th percentile
$52,400
75th percentile
$61,490
90th percentile
$69,380

Thus, ultrasound professionals' salaries grew by 7% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 77% pay differential between the highest paid ultrasound professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of ultrasound technology in Mississippi.

Average Salaries for Ultrasound technology professionals and related professions in Mississippi

Health Science
$62,302
Sonography
$53,000
X Ray Technician
$45,020

Ultrasound professionals in Mississippi earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Ultrasound Technology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Mississippi

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total5

As the number of ultrasound professionals is decreasing in Mississippi state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited ultrasound technology schools in Mississippi state is increasing. In Mississippi, there were 18 graduates in 2006. And there were 22 graduates from ultrasound technology courses in 2010.

This represents a 22% increase in the number of ultrasound technology degree or certificate school graduates in Mississippi state. A majority of these graduates, or 60%, graduated with an associate's degree in ultrasound technology.

Ultrasound Technology Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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