Garden City has a total population of 21,672 and a student population of 32,176. Of these students, 1,116 are enrolled in schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
The largest ultrasound technician school in Garden City, by student population, is Sanford-Brown Institute. In 2010, Sanford-Brown Institute graduated approximately 48 students from its ultrasound technology program.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with an ultrasound technology certificate from one of Garden City's ultrasound technician schools.
Many ultrasound technology graduates choose to work as ultrasound technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Garden City, your job prospects are average. There were 3,680 ultrasound technicians working in New York and 880 working in the greater Garden City area in 2010. The number of ultrasound technicians in Garden City is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.
As an ultrasound technician in Garden City, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,560 per year. This is higher than the average salary for ultrasound technicians in the state.