How much does a Chief Ultrasound Technologist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Chief Ultrasound Technologist in the United States is $47 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $42 and $52. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Chief Ultrasound Technologist

Chief Ultrasound Technologist oversees Ultrasound Technologists and maintains the technical aspects of ultrasound services. Acts as a liaison between technologists, physicians and area support staff. Being a Chief Ultrasound Technologist suggests equipment modification and evaluates accuracy and quality of ultrasound images. May perform duties of Ultrasound Technologist as needed. Additionally, Chief Ultrasound Technologist requires an associate degree. May require completion from an approved one-year program in Ultrasound Technology. Requires registration with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS). Typically reports to a manager or director. The Chief Ultrasound Technologist typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Chief Ultrasound Technologist typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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