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Highest Paying Industries for Chiropractors

The top 18 highest paying industries for chiropractors (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $98,120, offices of dentists is the highest paying industry for chiropractors. It is followed by outpatient care centers industry (average annual salary $88,840). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of chiropractors in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 18 Highest Paying Industries for Chiropractors

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Offices of Dentists
$98,120
180
2 Outpatient Care Centers
$88,840
250
3 Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$74,790
30
4 Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$74,790
30
5 Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$72,130
330
6 Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$70,730
90
7 Offices of Physicians
$69,050
1,200
8 Ambulatory Health Care Services
$66,770
29,350
9 Health Care and Social Assistance
$66,760
29,680
10 Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$66,390
27,580
11 Offices of Chiropractors
$66,270
27,110
12 Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$66,190
340
13 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$64,890
300
14 Hospitals - Privately owned
$64,750
310
15 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$62,790
270
16 Employment Services
$56,760
70
17 Administrative and Support Services
$56,300
90
18 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$56,300
90
See also: Highest paying cities for chiropractors.