The salary statistics of podiatrists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare podiatrists salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for podiatrists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) podiatrists is $193,630. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $125,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid podiatrists is $51,680.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of podiatrists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of podiatrists in eleven industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for podiatrists occupations is the offices of physicians industry with an annual salary $167,820. The lowest paying industry is the hospitals - privately owned industry (annual salary $88,290). For detailed podiatrists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Offices of Other Health Practitioners|| |
|Offices of All Other Health Practitioners|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .