Ultrasound Technology Schools In North Carolina

Ultrasound Technology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 9 accredited ultrasound technology schools in North Carolina. The trends in North Carolina's ultrasound technology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in ultrasound technology includes ultrasound technology training at the following levels:

  • Ultrasound Technology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Ultrasound Technology


Schools

  1. South Piedmont Community College

    680 Highway 74 West, Polkton, North Carolina 28135

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  2. Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College

    340 Victoria Rd, Asheville, North Carolina 28801-4897

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  3. Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

    2855 Hickory Blvd., Hudson, North Carolina 28638

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  4. Cape Fear Community College

    411 North Front Street, Wilmington, North Carolina 28401-3910

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  5. Carteret Community College

    3505 Arendell St, Morehead City, North Carolina 28557-2989

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  6. Forsyth Technical Community College

    2100 Silas Creek Pky, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27103-5197

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  7. Johnston Community College

    245 College Road, Smithfield, North Carolina 27577-2350

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  8. Pitt Community College

    1986 Pitt Tech Road, Winterville, North Carolina 28590

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  9. Southwestern Community College in Sylva

    447 College Dr, Sylva, North Carolina 28779

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

North Carolina Vs. National Ultrasound Technology Employment

North Carolina 1,630
National 53,010

Approximately 3% of the country's ultrasound professionals work in North Carolina state.

Employment Growth for Ultrasound technology professionals In North Carolina

1,470 1,500 1,450 1,540 1,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In North Carolina, the field of ultrasound technology is growing. In North Carolina, 160 more ultrasound professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of ultrasound professionals has grown by 11%. This is slower than the trend for ultrasound professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of ultrasound professionals has grown by 20% between 2006 and 2010.

Ultrasound Technology VS. All Professions salaries in North Carolina

$56,820 $58,670 $59,690 $60,000 $60,710
$42,193 $43,618 $45,387 $46,982 $48,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Ultrasound Technology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In North Carolina, as the number of ultrasound professionals is growing, the salaries earned by ultrasound professionals are increasing. The mean salary for ultrasound professionals in 2006 was $56,820 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $60,710 per year.

Salary percentiles for Ultrasound technology professionals in North Carolina

10th percentile
$47,590
25th percentile
$53,060
50th percentile
$60,610
75th percentile
$69,210
90th percentile
$75,250

Thus, there was a 6% growth in ultrasound professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of North Carolina, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of ultrasound technology. The pay differential between the highest paid ultrasound professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 58%

Average Salaries for Ultrasound technology professionals and related professions in North Carolina

Health Science
$69,902
Sonography
$60,710
X Ray Technician
$53,470

In North Carolina, ultrasound professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Ultrasound Technology programs available for each degree type for all schools in North Carolina

associate
8
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
5
Total13

As the number of ultrasound professionals is increasing in North Carolina state, the number of students graduating from the 9 accredited ultrasound technology schools in North Carolina state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 69 ultrasound technology graduates from ultrasound technology courses in North Carolina and in 2010 there were 70 graduates.

Thus there was a 1% percent increase in the number of ultrasound technology school degree or certificate graduates in North Carolina. Most of these graduates, or 62%, earned an associate's degree in ultrasound technology.

Ultrasound Technology Faculty Salaries in North Carolina

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