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

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Healthcare Support Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,270
25th Percentile Wage
$28,390
50th Percentile Wage
$34,350
75th Percentile Wage
$41,030
90th Percentile Wage
$50,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other healthcare support 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 support occupations is $50,110. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other healthcare support occupations is $24,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other healthcare support occupations in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$34,350
2.24% 9.20%
2016
$33,580
2.71% -
2015
$32,670
2.05% -
2014
$32,000
1.34% -
2013
$31,570
1.20% -
2012
$31,190
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Compare Other Healthcare Support Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of other healthcare support 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 support occupations occupations is the psychiatric and substance abuse hospitals - state government owned industry with an annual salary $40,170. The lowest paying industry is the continuing care retirement communities and assisted living facilities for the elderly industry (annual salary $26,780). For detailed other healthcare support occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$40,170
Ambulance Services
$39,070
Offices of Dentists
$37,540
Hospitals - State government owned
$37,540
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$37,390
Child Day Care Services
$37,020
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$36,670
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$36,500
Home Health Care Services
$36,220
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$35,890
Specialty hospitals - State government owned
$35,770
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$35,200
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$35,180
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$35,160
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$35,140
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$34,580
Outpatient Care Centers
$34,500
Hospitals - Privately owned
$34,280
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$34,280
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$34,230
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$34,180
Social Assistance
$33,920
Individual and Family Services
$33,750
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$33,550
Offices of Mental Health Practitioners (except Physicians)
$32,950
Offices of Physicians
$32,940
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$32,600
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$32,340
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$32,280
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$32,240
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$32,190
Hospitals - Local government owned
$32,180
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$31,950
Offices of Chiropractors
$31,670
Other Residential Care Facilities
$30,950
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$30,380
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$29,570
Offices of Optometrists
$29,380
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities
$28,880
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$27,520
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$27,340
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$27,310
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$26,780

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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