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Sonography Schools
In Des Moines, Iowa

There is only one sonography school in Des Moines for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in sonography in the city of Des Moines, which encompasses sonography training at the sonography associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Des Moines Vs. Iowa Sonography Employment

Des Moines 210
Iowa 660

Exactly 210 of the 660 sonographers employed in Iowa, work in Des Moines. The number of sonographers in Des Moines has grown by 75% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for sonographers in Des Moines has increased, overall employment in Des Moines has also increased.

Des Moines Vs. Iowa Sonography employment growth

490 480 480 460 660
120 110 80 100 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Des Moines

Sonography VS. All professions salaries in Des Moines

$52,290 $52,660 $54,210 $57,340 $58,250
$38,230 $39,530 $40,840 $42,120 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Sonography in Des Moines
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Des Moines

As the number of sonographers in Des Moines has grown, salaries for sonographers have also increased. In 2010 Des Moines sonographers earned an average yearly salary of $58,250. Sonographers in Des Moines made a yearly average salary of $52,290, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Des Moines.

Salary percentiles for Sonographers in Des Moines

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Sonographers in Des Moines make a median yearly salary of $58,120. The 10% of sonographers in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,970 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $72,720 per year.

Average Salaries for Sonographers and related professions in Des Moines

Health Science

On average sonographers in Des Moines earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Des Moines.

Educational Trends

Sonography schools in Des Moines


Many of Des Moines' sonographers are graduates of the only accredited sonography school in the city.

Sonography Programs Offered In Des Moines


Des Moines' sonography school offers one sonography degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Sonography Degrees In Des Moines


In 2010 approximately 13 students graduated from sonography courses.

Sonography Faculty Salaries in Des Moines, Iowa

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