Sonography Schools
In Bakersfield, California

The city of Bakersfield has 2 schools where sonography faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of sonography and sonography education in Bakersfield, which includes sonography training at the following levels:

  • Sonography Certificate
  • Associates degree in Sonography


Professional Trends

Bakersfield Vs. California Sonography Employment

Bakersfield 90
California 5,280

Of the 5,280 sonographers employed in California, 90 work in Bakersfield. As the number of sonographers in Bakersfield has increased, overall employment in Bakersfield has also increased.

Bakersfield Vs. California Sonography employment growth

3,290 4,370 4,770 5,100 5,280
No data 80 100 110 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Bakersfield

Sonography VS. All professions salaries in Bakersfield

No data $55,450 $55,450 $57,090 $70,180
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography in Bakersfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bakersfield

In 2010 Bakersfield sonographers earned an average yearly salary of $70,180. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Bakersfield.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in Bakersfield

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Sonographers in Bakersfield make a median yearly salary of $73,310. The difference in pay between the sonographers in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 140%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,510 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,640 per year.

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in Bakersfield

Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Sonography schools in Bakersfield


Many of Bakersfield's sonographers are graduates of one of the 2 accredited sonography schools in the city.

Sonography Programs Offered In Bakersfield

No data at this time.

Bakersfield's sonography school offers one sonography degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Sonography Degrees In Bakersfield

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Sonography Faculty Salaries in Bakersfield, California

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