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Highest Paying Industries for Exercise Physiologists

The top 42 highest paying industries for exercise physiologists (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 $69,580, federal government, including usps is the highest paying industry for exercise physiologists. It is followed by federal executive branch (oes designation) industry (average annual salary $69,580). 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 exercise physiologists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 42 Highest Paying Industries for Exercise Physiologists

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Federal government, including USPS
$69,580
340
2 Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$69,580
340
3 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$68,610
420
4 Federal, State, and Local Government
$68,610
420
5 Outpatient Care Centers
$55,100
200
6 Educational Services - State government owned
$54,120
30
7 Management of Companies and Enterprises
$54,040
n/a
8 Educational Services
$53,830
90
9 Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$53,210
60
10 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$52,970
1,050
11 Social Assistance
$51,440
200
12 Individual and Family Services
$50,130
170
13 Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$49,450
100
14 Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$49,110
100
15 State government, including schools and hospitals
$48,360
150
16 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$47,520
30
17 Hospitals - State government owned
$47,200
110
18 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$47,180
3,130
19 Hospitals - Privately owned
$47,120
3,230
20 Educational Services - Privately owned
$46,840
40
21 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$46,660
3,700
22 Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$46,650
3,820
23 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$46,360
100
24 Finance and Insurance
$45,940
n/a
25 Health Care and Social Assistance
$45,710
5,730
26 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$44,930
80
27 Offices of Physicians
$44,380
440
28 Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$43,490
90
29 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$43,470
560
30 Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$43,060
90
31 Hospitals - Local government owned
$42,880
470
32 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$42,840
470
33 Ambulatory Health Care Services
$42,450
1,450
34 Offices of Chiropractors
$40,450
70
35 Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$38,280
270
36 Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$38,240
140
37 Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$37,830
620
38 Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$36,330
440
39 Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$35,690
100
40 Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$25,690
n/a
41 Personal Care Services
$25,480
n/a
42 Personal and Laundry Services
$25,480
n/a
See also: Highest paying cities for exercise physiologists.