The salary statistics of health diagnosing and treating practitioners are shown in Table 1. The average hourly salary of health diagnosing and treating practitioners in the United States is shown in Table 2. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of health diagnosing and treating practitioners within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The health diagnosing and treating practitioners annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for health diagnosing and treating practitioners. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) health diagnosing and treating practitioners is $176,020. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $77,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $49,090. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 258% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of health diagnosing and treating practitioners from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of health diagnosing and treating practitioners in 19 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for health diagnosing and treating practitioners occupations is the retail trade sector with an annual salary $121,270. The lowest paying sector is the real estate and rental and leasing sector (annual salary $54,300).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Retail Trade|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
The average annual salary of health diagnosing and treating practitioners related occupations at the national level is given in Table 3. For more salary information about a specific occupation, use the links below.
|Occupation||Median Annual Salary|
|Other Physicians and Surgeons|| |
|General Internists|| |
|Family and General Practitioners|| |
|Other Specialists Dentists|| |
|General Pediatricians|| |
|General Dentists|| |
|Physician Assistants|| |
|Dietitians and Nutritionists|| |
|Obstetricians and Gynecologists|| |
|Physicians and Surgeons|| |
|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons|| |