Long Beach has a general population of 461,522 and an overall student population of 66,287. Approximately 468 of Long Beach's students are enrolled in schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
The largest ultrasound technician school in Long Beach, by student population, is Newbridge College-Long Beach. In 2010, Newbridge College-Long Beach graduated approximately 48 students from its ultrasound technology program.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with an ultrasound technology certificate from one of Long Beach's ultrasound technician schools.
If you decide to work as an ultrasound technician in Long Beach, your job prospects are good. There were 5,100 ultrasound technicians working in California and 1,690 working in the greater Long Beach area in 2010. Long Beach's ultrasound technician workforce is projected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an ultrasound technician in Long Beach is $70,540 per year, which is lower than the average for ultrasound technicians state-wide.
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