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Highest Paying Industries for Hearing Aid Specialists

The top 27 highest paying industries for hearing aid specialists (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 $53,410, other general merchandise stores is the highest paying industry for hearing aid specialists. It is followed by general merchandise stores industry (average annual salary $53,410). 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 hearing aid specialists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 27 Highest Paying Industries for Hearing Aid Specialists

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Other General Merchandise Stores
$53,410
1,060
2 General Merchandise Stores
$53,410
1,060
3 Retail Trade
$51,260
3,290
4 Health and Personal Care Stores
$49,290
2,230
5 Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$41,400
n/a
6 Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$41,400
n/a
7 Wholesale Trade
$40,880
60
8 Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$39,480
130
9 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$38,920
130
10 Hospitals - Privately owned
$38,900
120
11 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$38,150
120
12 Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$36,670
870
13 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$36,630
100
14 Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$36,490
910
15 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$35,070
60
16 Federal, State, and Local Government
$35,070
60
17 Educational Services
$35,000
40
18 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$34,940
90
19 All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$34,420
160
20 Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$34,420
160
21 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$33,690
50
22 Health Care and Social Assistance
$32,690
1,890
23 Ambulatory Health Care Services
$32,240
1,730
24 Manufacturing
$30,030
70
25 Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$29,590
70
26 Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$29,590
70
27 Offices of Physicians
$22,550
660
See also: Highest paying cities for hearing aid specialists.