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Ultrasound Technology Schools In South Carolina

South Carolina has 2 accredited ultrasound technology schools where ultrasound technology faculty who teach ultrasound technology classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of ultrasound technology and ultrasound technology training in South Carolina, which includes ultrasound technology training at the following levels:


Schools

  1. Greenville Technical College

    620 S Pleasantburg Dr, Greenville, South Carolina 29607-2418

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  2. Horry-Georgetown Technical College

    2050 Highway 501 East, Conway, South Carolina 29526

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

South Carolina Vs. National Ultrasound Technology Employment

South Carolina 700
National 53,010

Of all of the ultrasound professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in South Carolina state.

Employment Growth for Ultrasound technology professionals In South Carolina

600 630 600 720 700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In South Carolina, the field of ultrasound technology is growing. In 2010 there were 100 more ultrasound professionals working in South Carolina than there were in 2006. This represents a 17% growth in the field. This growth 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 South Carolina

$52,100 $52,820 $55,310 $56,230 $57,790
$39,422 $41,728 $43,045 $43,558 $44,811
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Ultrasound Technology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In South 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 $52,100 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $57,790 per year.

Salary percentiles for Ultrasound technology professionals in South Carolina

10th percentile
$42,810
25th percentile
$49,500
50th percentile
$57,510
75th percentile
$66,920
90th percentile
$74,200

Thus, ultrasound professionals' salaries grew by 10% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In South Carolina state, within the field of ultrasound technology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid ultrasound professionals earn 73% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

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

Health Science
$58,629
Sonography
$57,790
X Ray Technician
$49,860

In South 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 South Carolina

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited ultrasound technology schools in South Carolina is increasing. In 2006, 7 students graduated from ultrasound technology courses in South Carolina. And in 2010, 19 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of ultrasound technology school degree or certificate graduates in South Carolina by 171%. A majority of these graduates, or 50%, graduated with an associate's degree in ultrasound technology.

Ultrasound Technology Faculty Salaries in South Carolina

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