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

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

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Healthcare Support Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,310
25th Percentile Wage
$28,340
50th Percentile Wage
$34,180
75th Percentile Wage
$40,670
90th Percentile Wage
$49,490

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous 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) miscellaneous healthcare support occupations is $49,490. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous healthcare support occupations is $24,310.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$34,180
2.28% 9.13%
2016
$33,400
2.72% -
2015
$32,490
2.00% -
2014
$31,840
1.29% -
2013
$31,430
1.18% -
2012
$31,060
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Compare Miscellaneous Healthcare Support Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous 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 miscellaneous 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 $26,770). For detailed miscellaneous 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
$37,510
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$37,360
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$36,550
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$36,500
Child Day Care Services
$36,240
Specialty hospitals - State government owned
$35,740
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$35,160
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$35,100
Home Health Care Services
$35,040
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$35,020
Outpatient Care Centers
$34,520
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$34,380
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$34,260
Hospitals - Privately owned
$34,240
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$34,240
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$34,190
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$34,150
Social Assistance
$33,780
Individual and Family Services
$33,550
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$33,290
Offices of Physicians
$32,910
Offices of Mental Health Practitioners (except Physicians)
$32,660
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$32,300
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$32,240
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$32,220
Hospitals - Local government owned
$32,150
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$32,150
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$31,600
Other Residential Care Facilities
$30,950
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$30,690
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$30,350
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$29,880
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$29,530
Offices of Optometrists
$29,380
Offices of Chiropractors
$29,020
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities
$28,820
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$27,520
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$27,320
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$27,290
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$26,770

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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