The salary statistics of other healthcare support occupations are shown in Table 1. The average hourly salary of other healthcare support occupations in the United States is shown in Table 2. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other healthcare support occupations within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other healthcare support occupations 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 other healthcare support occupations. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other healthcare support occupations is $49,890. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,230. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 124% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other healthcare support occupations from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of other healthcare support occupations in 16 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 other healthcare support occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $41,200. The lowest paying sector is the retail trade sector (annual salary $24,790).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
The average annual salary of other healthcare support occupations 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|
|Massage Therapists|| |
|Dental Assistants|| |
|Other Healthcare Support Workers|| |
|Medical Transcriptionists|| |
|Medical Equipment Preparers|| |
|Miscellaneous Healthcare Support Occupations|| |
|Medical Assistants|| |
|Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers|| |
|Pharmacy Aides|| |