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$58,917

Average Base Salary

$28/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,019

Average Bonus
The average registered diagnostic cardiac sonographer (rdcs) salary in Alabama, United States is $58,917 or an equivalent hourly rate of $28. This is 7% lower (-$4,671) than the average registered diagnostic cardiac sonographer (rdcs) salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,019. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.
Salary by Experience

$44,773

Entry Level Salary

$82,048

Senior Level Salary
An entry level registered diagnostic cardiac sonographer (rdcs) (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $44,773. On the other end, a senior level registered diagnostic cardiac sonographer (rdcs) (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $82,048.

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Job Description
Conduct tests on pulmonary or cardiovascular systems of patients for diagnostic purposes. May conduct or assist in electrocardiograms, cardiac catheterizations, pulmonary functions, lung capacity, and similar tests. Includes vascular technologists.
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