Other Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Other Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,020
25th Percentile Wage
$35,230
50th Percentile Wage
$47,680
75th Percentile Wage
$67,770
90th Percentile Wage
$93,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations 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) other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations is $93,630. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations is $27,020.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201647,6801.01%7.74%
201547,200-0.72%-
201447,5402.40%-
201346,4005.19%-
201243,990--

Compare Other Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations in 39 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 other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations occupations is the medical and diagnostic laboratories industry with an annual salary $74,110. The lowest paying industry is the offices of optometrists industry (annual salary $29,710). For detailed other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$74,110
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$71,150
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$64,070
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$60,740
Home Health Care Services
$58,850
Offices of Dentists
$58,540
Other Residential Care Facilities
$57,650
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$56,560
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$51,970
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$51,860
Hospitals - State government owned
$51,790
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$51,460
Hospitals - Privately owned
$51,430
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$50,800
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$50,790
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$50,020
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$49,800
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$49,110
Individual and Family Services
$48,090
Offices of Physicians
$47,980
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$46,990
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$46,590
Social Assistance
$46,590
Outpatient Care Centers
$46,230
Hospitals - Local government owned
$45,760
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$45,740
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$44,450
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$44,440
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$44,180
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$44,020
Offices of Chiropractors
$43,880
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$43,820
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$43,010
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$42,370
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$41,250
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$40,420
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$39,330
Ambulance Services
$32,420
Offices of Optometrists
$29,710

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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