The salary statistics of audiologists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare audiologists salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$51,420|
|25th Percentile Wage||$62,820|
|50th Percentile Wage||$76,140|
|75th Percentile Wage||$93,400|
|90th Percentile Wage||$108,460|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for audiologists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) audiologists is $108,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $76,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid audiologists is $51,420.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of audiologists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of audiologists in 21 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 audiologists occupations is the outpatient care centers industry with an annual salary $91,910. The lowest paying industry is the nursing and residential care facilities industry (annual salary $70,260). For detailed audiologists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Specialty hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Vocational Rehabilitation Services|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists|| |
|Offices of Other Health Practitioners|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|Offices of All Other Health Practitioners|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .