Memphis has a total population of 650,100 and a student population of 48,230. Of these students, 1,021 are enrolled in schools that offer ultrasound technician programs.
Memphis's largest ultrasound technician school is Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences with credentials in ultrasound technology.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an ultrasound technology degree from one of Memphis's ultrasound technician schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,730 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a ultrasound technician program in Memphis. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,830.
After graduating with your credentials in ultrasound technology, if you decide to work as an ultrasound technician in Memphis, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,230 ultrasound technicians in Tennessee, 330 were working in the greater Memphis area. Memphis's ultrasound technician workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for ultrasound technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an ultrasound technician in Memphis is $52,850 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for ultrasound technicians.
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