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
$28,190
25th Percentile Wage
$37,070
50th Percentile Wage
$49,450
75th Percentile Wage
$70,970
90th Percentile Wage
$96,110

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 $96,110. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $49,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations is $28,190.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below 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 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$49,450
3.58% 11.04%
2016
$47,680
1.01% -
2015
$47,200
-0.72% -
2014
$47,540
2.40% -
2013
$46,400
5.19% -
2012
$43,990
- -

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 43 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 $74,440. The lowest paying industry is the child day care services industry (annual salary $23,450). 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
$74,440
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$74,410
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$71,150
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$68,650
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$68,130
Home Health Care Services
$61,420
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$60,830
Offices of Dentists
$58,540
Other Residential Care Facilities
$57,650
Hospitals - State government owned
$54,060
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$53,670
Hospitals - Privately owned
$53,560
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$53,560
Outpatient Care Centers
$53,540
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$53,490
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$52,870
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$52,800
Individual and Family Services
$52,680
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$52,430
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$51,640
Social Assistance
$49,190
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$48,920
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$48,910
Offices of Physicians
$48,560
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$48,400
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$47,960
Hospitals - Local government owned
$47,910
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$47,910
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$47,900
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$47,630
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$47,540
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$46,540
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$46,180
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities
$45,480
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$44,260
Offices of Chiropractors
$43,430
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$43,000
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$41,300
Offices of Mental Health Practitioners (except Physicians)
$39,640
Specialty hospitals - State government owned
$36,480
Ambulance Services
$32,420
Offices of Optometrists
$29,990
Child Day Care Services
$23,450

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




Related:

Highest paying industries for other healthcare practitioners and technical occupations.