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Sonography Schools
In Chicago, Illinois

There is only one sonography school in Chicago for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the sonography academic community in Chicago, and the future trends. Academia in sonography includes sonography training at the sonography certificate level.


Professional Trends

Chicago Vs. Illinois Sonography Employment

Chicago 1,210
Illinois 2,090

Of the 2,090 sonographers employed in Illinois, 1,210 work in Chicago. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of sonographers in Chicago has grown by 23%. As the employment for sonographers in Chicago has increased, overall employment in Chicago has also increased.

Chicago Vs. Illinois Sonography employment growth

1,760 1,650 1,880 1,820 2,090
980 860 1,070 1,060 1,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago

Sonography VS. All professions salaries in Chicago

$56,670 $62,580 $70,180 $73,600 $74,610
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography in Chicago
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago

Salaries for sonographers in Chicago have increased. In 2010 Chicago sonographers earned an average yearly salary of $74,610. The average salary for sonographers in Chicago was $56,670 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Chicago.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in Chicago

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Sonographers in Chicago make a median yearly salary of $75,480. The 10% of sonographers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $55,100 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 70% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in Chicago

Health Science

On average sonographers in Chicago earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Chicago.

Educational Trends

Sonography schools in Chicago


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

Sonography Programs Offered In Chicago


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

Student Completed Sonography Degrees In Chicago


In 2010 approximately 15 students completed sonography courses.

Sonography Faculty Salaries in Chicago, Illinois

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