Radiology Tech Vs Ultrasound Tech. Ultrasound techs make an average of $67,332, according to the same website. When a person thinks about an ultrasound technician, they match him/her with the images of fetuses.
Radiology tech salary is a little bit closer, with sonographers (ultrasound techs) coming in a little higher nationally. However, of all the tech positions in the rad dept, ultrasound definitely ends up in more intimate contact with our patients because for the duration of the scan we are right next to our patients at only arms length. Hey ya'll i hope you enjoy this video, where i talk about what differences i see between being a registered sonographer and a radiology tech.