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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers


Use sound waves to perform diagnostic imaging exams on patients.

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers use sound waves to produce ultrasonic recordings of internal organs. Physicians use these results to diagnose or treat disease.

Wages $40.33 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Excellent
Education & Training Associate's degree is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Diagnostic Services
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