Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

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Will "Diagnostic Medical Sonographers" be replaced by AI & Robots?

There is a small chance this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. This is further validated by our poll, which suggests a 28% chance of automation within the next 2 decades.

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or 35% probability of automation

Projected Growth


by 2024

Median Annual Wage


or $33.48 hourly

People Employed


as of 2016

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How this compares with other jobs: 253 out of 706

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Job description

Produce ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by physicians.

SOC Code: 29-2032

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Rick (Small chance) says
Sonography is very operator dependent.
Sep 29, 2019 at 08:04 AM
Sean (Small chance) says
Ultrasound is tech dependant
Jul 02, 2019 at 12:15 AM
Suzanne Dwyer says
It is when AI and robotics comes together, and scan a patient is when Sonographers will becomes a thing of the past. AI will take over Radiologist jobs in the next couple years. AI can be programmed to view thousands of images per second and can identity pathogens at high rate of success.
Sep 28, 2019 at 08:51 PM

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