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Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners Salary Information

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 [1].

Table 1. Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,090
25th Percentile Wage
$59,780
50th Percentile Wage
$77,980
75th Percentile Wage
$111,480
90th Percentile Wage
$176,020

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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of health diagnosing and treating practitioners from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201677,9801.56%5.86%
201576,7601.73%-
201475,4301.41%-
201374,3701.29%-
201273,410--

Table 2. Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners Salary by Industry Sector

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
$121,270
Wholesale Trade
$111,100
Information
$92,760
Mining
$89,050
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$86,590
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$86,570
Federal, State, and Local Government
$82,050
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$80,650
Transportation and Warehousing
$77,230
Health Care and Social Assistance
$76,990
Manufacturing
$76,300
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$74,940
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$73,360
Finance and Insurance
$72,800
Utilities
$71,320
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$68,560
Educational Services
$64,710
Accommodation and Food Services
$56,800
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$54,300

Table 3. Salaries of Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners Related Occupations

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
$206,920
General Internists
$196,380
Psychiatrists
$194,740
Family and General Practitioners
$190,490
Other Specialists Dentists
$173,000
General Pediatricians
$168,990
Dentists
$159,770
General Dentists
$153,900
Prosthodontists
$126,050
Podiatrists
$124,830
Pharmacists
$122,230
Optometrists
$106,140
Physician Assistants
$101,480
Chiropractors
$67,520
Dietitians and Nutritionists
$58,920
Surgeons
$0
Obstetricians and Gynecologists
$0
Anesthesiologists
$0
Physicians and Surgeons
$0
Orthodontists
$0
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
$0


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