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

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Healthcare Support Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,330
25th Percentile Wage
$26,290
50th Percentile Wage
$33,610
75th Percentile Wage
$43,380
90th Percentile Wage
$55,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other healthcare support workers 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 workers is $55,620. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other healthcare support workers is $21,330.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201633,6100.68%9.58%
201533,3803.48%-
201432,2201.61%-
201331,7004.13%-
201230,390--

Compare Other Healthcare Support Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of other healthcare support workers in 41 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 worker occupations is the psychiatric and substance abuse hospitals - state government owned industry with an annual salary $41,580. The lowest paying industry is the offices of all other health practitioners industry (annual salary $23,850). For detailed other healthcare support worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$41,580
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$41,040
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$39,860
Home Health Care Services
$39,640
Offices of Physicians
$38,540
Hospitals - State government owned
$38,090
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists
$37,500
Outpatient Care Centers
$36,580
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$36,330
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$35,540
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$34,550
Individual and Family Services
$34,520
Offices of Dentists
$34,450
Child Day Care Services
$34,190
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$33,990
Hospitals - Privately owned
$33,860
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$33,830
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$33,750
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$33,730
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$33,440
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$32,770
Social Assistance
$32,590
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$32,500
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$32,230
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$32,040
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$31,900
Other Residential Care Facilities
$31,730
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities
$31,450
Hospitals - Local government owned
$31,320
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$31,290
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$31,090
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$30,920
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$30,470
Offices of Chiropractors
$29,900
Offices of Optometrists
$29,750
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$29,090
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$28,900
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$26,100
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$23,990
Offices of Mental Health Practitioners (except Physicians)
$23,870
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners
$23,850

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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