Hearing Aid Specialist Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of hearing aid specialists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare hearing aid specialist salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Hearing Aid Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,170
25th Percentile Wage
$32,020
50th Percentile Wage
$42,460
75th Percentile Wage
$62,290
90th Percentile Wage
$84,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for hearing aid specialists 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) hearing aid specialists is $84,470. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $42,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid hearing aid specialists is $26,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of hearing aid specialists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$42,460
9.89% 15.64%
2016
$38,260
2.48% -
2015
$37,310
12.38% -
2014
$32,690
-6.21% -
2013
$34,720
-3.17% -
2012
$35,820
- -

Compare Hearing Aid Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of hearing aid specialists in 15 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 hearing aid specialist occupations is the outpatient care centers industry with an annual salary $63,870. The lowest paying industry is the general medical and surgical hospitals - local government owned industry (annual salary $24,720). For detailed hearing aid specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Outpatient Care Centers
$63,870
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$54,050
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$45,180
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$44,750
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$43,250
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$39,210
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$39,210
Offices of Physicians
$38,680
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$38,390
Hospitals - Privately owned
$37,110
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$37,020
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$36,550
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$35,900
Hospitals - Local government owned
$24,720
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$24,720

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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