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Echo Technician FAQs
How much do staff Echo Tech jobs pay?
For jobs available on Vivian as of Saturday, December 3rd 2022, the average hourly salary for a Echocardiographer is $17 per hour, but can pay up to $36 per hour.
- min - $9
- avg - $17
- max - $36
What is an Echo Tech?
Echo techs, also known as echocardiograph technicians, are allied health professionals who specialize in conducting diagnostic exams with an echocardiogram to create live images of patients’ hearts. They play an essential role in helping doctors diagnose and treat a variety of heart ailments. This is a skilled position full of mental stimulation that provides valuable information about patient care, which many healthcare professionals find rewarding.
Because echo techs are highly specialized diagnostic sonographers, they’re in high demand. Their demand is expected to continue growing due to rapidly advancing medical technology and techniques and an aging population with increased needs for detailed cardiac testing.
What certifications are commonly held by Echo Technicians?
Echo technicians may hold Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), RDMS Adult Echocardiography (RDCS-AE), RDMS Pediatric Echocardiography (RDMS-PE), RDMS Fetal Echocardiography (RDCS-FE), Certified EKG Technician (EKG), Certified Rhythm Analysis Technician (CRAT-CCI) or Advanced Cardiac Sonographer (ACS-CCI), among others.