California Ultrasound Technician Salary

This page provides you with a complete overview of the Ultrasound Technician field in the state of California. Ultrasound Technician’s are also commonly referred to as Sonography or Sonographer Technicians. Here you will find statistics on salaries, careers, jobs and best cities hiring a Ultrasound Technician and more.

Average Salary of California Ultrasound Tech’s

According to Indeed.com, Ultrasound Tech’s in California showed a large number of companies posting over 285 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary while the most common level of experience required for an Ultrasound Tech in California job was Mid Level.

In USD as of October 25, 2016 55k 110k 165k
California Ultrasound Technician $24,000 Bar high
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Average Ultrasound Technician salaries for job postings in California are 7% higher than average Ultrasound Technician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Kaiser Permanente, Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts, Quality Medical Imaging, Biosense Webster Inc., and Veterinary Specialty Hospital offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Mid Level, Senior Level, and Entry Level required.

Additional Salaries of Ultrasound Technician’s

In this section explore additional details on common types of ultrasound tech jobs:

  1. Abdominal Sonographer
  2. Cardiac Sonographer
  3. Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
  4. Musculoskeletal Sonographer
  5. Obstetric Sonographer
  6. Pediatric Sonographer
  7. Sonography Technician
  8. Vascular Sonographer

California Abdominal Sonographer
In USD as of October 25, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Abdominal Sonographer $95,000 Bar high
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Average Abdominal Sonographer salaries for job postings in California are 7% higher than average Abdominal Sonographer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Sutter Health, Stanford Health Care, Kaiser Permanente, Kube and Company, and Marin General Hospital offering with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

California Cardiac Sonographer
In USD as of October 25, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Cardiac Sonographer $88,000 Bar high
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Average Cardiac Sonographer salaries for job postings in California are 7% higher than average Cardiac Sonographer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Sutter Health, Kaiser Permanente, Cedars-Sinai, Community Regional Medical Center, and Community Hospital San Bernardino offering with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

California Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
In USD as of October 25, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Diagnostic Medical Sonographer $95,000 Bar high
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Average Diagnostic Medical Sonographer salaries for job postings in California are 7% higher than average Diagnostic Medical Sonographer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Dominican Hospital Santa Cruz, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, Mednax, Community Regional Medical Center, and Stanford Health Care offering with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

California Musculoskeletal Sonographer
In USD as of October 25, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Musculoskeletal Sonographer $84,000 Bar low
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Average Musculoskeletal Sonographer salaries for job postings in California are 7% higher than average Musculoskeletal Sonographer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Kaiser Permanente, National Career Education, and Northern California Medical Associates offering with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

California Obstetric Sonographer
In USD as of October 25, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Obstetric Sonographer $64,000 Bar low
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Average Obstetric Sonographer salaries for job postings in California are 7% higher than average Obstetric Sonographer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Sutter Health, Kaiser Permanente, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, John Muir Health, and Desert Regional Medical Center offering with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

California Pediatric Sonographer
In USD as of October 25, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Pediatric Sonographer $84,000 Bar high
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Average Pediatric Sonographer salaries for job postings in California are 7% higher than average Pediatric Sonographer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Community Regional Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente, Mercy General Hospital, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital offering with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

California Sonography Technician
In USD as of October 25, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Sonography Technician $95,000 Bar high
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Average Sonography Technician salaries for job postings in California are 7% higher than average Sonography Technician salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Quality Medical Imaging, RadNet Management Inc., MedPro Healthcare Staffing, Marin General Hospital, and West Coast Medicine and Cardiology offering with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

California Vascular Sonographer
In USD as of October 25, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Vascular Sonographer $95,000 Bar high
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Average Vascular Sonographer salaries for job postings in California are 7% higher than average Vascular Sonographer salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Sutter Health, Community Regional Medical Center, Dominican Hospital Santa Cruz, Stanford Health Care, and Mercy General Hospital offering with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Top Employers of California Ultrasound Tech’s

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 285 jobs for a California Ultrasound Technician with most employers looking for Mid Level, Senior Level, and Entry Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts 54 jobs
VCA Antech, Inc. 20 jobs
Kaiser Permanente 8 jobs
Quality Medical Imaging 5 jobs
Biosense Webster Inc. 5 jobs
Veterinary Specialty Hospital 5 jobs
TriMedx 5 jobs
Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Hospital 5 jobs
Veterinary staff unlimited 4 jobs
Sutter Health 4 jobs
MedPro Healthcare Staffing 4 jobs
Cedars-Sinai 4 jobs
Sunbelt Staffing 4 jobs
Mednax 4 jobs
Praxair 4 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 285 Ultrasound Technician jobs in California.

City # Jobs Available*
Los Angeles, CA 22 jobs
San Mateo, CA 21 jobs
Fresno, CA 20 jobs
Modesto, CA 14 jobs
San Francisco, CA 13 jobs
San Jose, CA 11 jobs
Sacramento, CA 11 jobs
San Diego, CA 11 jobs
Santa Barbara, CA 5 jobs
Bakersfield, CA 4 jobs
Concord, CA 4 jobs
Pittsburg, CA 4 jobs
San Marcos, CA 4 jobs
Burbank, CA 3 jobs
Fremont, CA 3 jobs

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*Indicates number of job postings as of October, 2016.

Written by Robert Sanchez
Robert Sanchez is HealthGrad.com's Chief Editorialist. Robert Sanchez has over 10 years experience in the Healthcare field and more recently has become an avid writer advising on career and job topics in this exciting field.

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