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Highest Paying Industries for Other Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners

The top 75 highest paying industries for other health diagnosing and treating practitioners (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 $116,060, local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) is the highest paying industry for other health diagnosing and treating practitioners. It is followed by psychiatric and substance abuse hospitals - state government owned industry (average annual salary $91,020). 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 other health diagnosing and treating practitioners in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 75 Highest Paying Industries for Other Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$116,060
490
2 Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$91,020
60
3 Federal government, including USPS
$90,300
13,050
4 Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$90,300
13,050
5 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$89,920
14,160
6 Federal, State, and Local Government
$89,920
14,160
7 Individual and Family Services
$87,190
n/a
8 Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$85,750
100
9 Social Assistance
$81,450
n/a
10 Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$79,990
40
11 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$79,120
17,310
12 Temporary Help Services
$78,230
50
13 Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$77,480
150
14 Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$76,640
60
15 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$75,700
250
16 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$75,120
1,160
17 Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$74,860
180
18 State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$74,480
630
19 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$74,330
140
20 Administrative and Support Services
$74,230
140
21 Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$73,720
140
22 Scientific Research and Development Services
$73,140
70
23 Employment Services
$72,390
90
24 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$72,070
1,480
25 Educational Services - State government owned
$72,050
1,490
26 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$71,980
5,610
27 Hospitals - Privately owned
$71,940
5,790
28 Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$71,570
n/a
29 Educational Services
$71,150
n/a
30 Offices of Chiropractors
$70,920
260
31 Management of Companies and Enterprises
$70,710
160
32 Offices of Physicians
$70,300
4,040
33 Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$69,360
7,240
34 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$68,980
6,960
35 Hospitals - Local government owned
$68,980
460
36 State government, including schools and hospitals
$68,750
n/a
37 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$68,400
440
38 Home Health Care Services
$68,380
130
39 Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$67,900
420
40 Elementary and Secondary Schools
$66,750
130
41 Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$66,700
120
42 Health Care and Social Assistance
$66,630
18,080
43 Manufacturing
$66,560
50
44 Insurance Carriers
$65,760
180
45 Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$65,760
180
46 Finance and Insurance
$65,700
180
47 Direct Health and Medical Insurance Carriers
$65,400
170
48 Educational Services - Local government owned
$64,950
210
49 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$64,880
250
50 Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$64,880
n/a
51 Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$64,880
n/a
52 Outpatient Care Centers
$64,870
650
53 Educational Services - Privately owned
$64,500
260
54 Ambulatory Health Care Services
$63,720
10,600
55 Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$62,180
n/a
56 Junior colleges - Local government owned
$61,560
n/a
57 Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities
$61,280
30
58 Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$59,200
5,390
59 Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$58,880
40
60 Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$57,670
90
61 Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$57,500
4,620
62 Retail Trade
$57,270
160
63 Hospitals - State government owned
$57,160
990
64 Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$57,000
30
65 Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$56,800
30
66 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$56,330
910
67 Health and Personal Care Stores
$56,110
160
68 Pharmacies and Drug Stores
$52,350
n/a
69 Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$51,350
50
70 Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$40,790
n/a
71 Personal Care Services
$38,860
50
72 Personal and Laundry Services
$38,860
50
73 Wholesale Trade
$37,640
n/a
74 All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$35,830
90
75 Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$35,830
90
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