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Other Healthcare Support Occupations Salary Information

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 [1].

Table 1. Other Healthcare Support Occupations Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,230
25th Percentile Wage
$27,010
50th Percentile Wage
$33,170
75th Percentile Wage
$40,280
90th Percentile Wage
$49,890

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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other healthcare support occupations from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201633,1702.89%7.69%
201532,2102.08%-
201431,5401.59%-
201331,0401.35%-
201230,620--

Table 2. Other Healthcare Support Occupations Salary by Industry Sector

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
$41,200
Transportation and Warehousing
$39,370
Finance and Insurance
$38,510
Manufacturing
$37,390
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$37,320
Educational Services
$35,810
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$35,150
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$34,410
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$34,050
Health Care and Social Assistance
$33,580
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$32,650
Wholesale Trade
$29,480
Accommodation and Food Services
$27,150
Information
$26,120
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$25,180
Retail Trade
$24,790

Table 3. Salaries of Other Healthcare Support Occupations Related Occupations

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
$39,860
Dental Assistants
$36,940
Other Healthcare Support Workers
$36,330
Medical Transcriptionists
$35,720
Medical Equipment Preparers
$34,400
Miscellaneous Healthcare Support Occupations
$32,880
Phlebotomists
$32,710
Medical Assistants
$31,540
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers
$25,250
Pharmacy Aides
$25,240


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