Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
Moderate Risk (41-60%): Occupations with a moderate risk of automation usually involve routine tasks but still require some human judgment and interaction.
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Our visitors have voted that there is a small chance this occupation will be replaced. This assessment is further supported by the calculated automation risk level, which estimates 48% chance of automation.
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The number of 'Diagnostic Medical Sonographers' job openings is expected to rise 14.7% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Diagnostic Medical Sonographers' was $81,350, or $39.11 per hour
'Diagnostic Medical Sonographers' were paid 75.7% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
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As of 2022 there were 81,080 people employed as Diagnostic Medical Sonographers within the United States.
This represents around 0.05% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 1 thousand people are employed as Diagnostic Medical Sonographers.
Produce ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by physicians. Includes vascular technologists.
SOC Code: 29-2032.00
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