Chief Ultrasound Technologist Salary in the United States

How much does a Chief Ultrasound Technologist make in the United States? The average Chief Ultrasound Technologist salary in the United States is $94,873 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $85,308 and $104,939. Salary ranges 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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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 2019 Salary.com)

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