Hearing Aid Specialist Salary Information in Washington

The average annual and hourly salaries for hearing aid specialists in the state of Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of hearing aid specialists among Washington cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Hearing Aid Specialists in Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,050
25th Percentile Wage
$36,440
50th Percentile Wage
$51,670
75th Percentile Wage
$63,820
90th Percentile Wage
$96,640

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for hearing aid specialists in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,640. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,050.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$11.56
25th Percentile Wage
$17.52
50th Percentile Wage
$24.84
75th Percentile Wage
$30.68
90th Percentile Wage
$46.46

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for hearing aid specialists in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $46.46. The median hourly salary is $24.84. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.56.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of hearing aid specialists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201651,6700.29%9.70%
201551,520-10.62%-
201456,99017.11%-
201347,2401.23%-
201246,660--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Hearing Aid Specialists in Washington Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of hearing aid specialists in some Washington cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of hearing aid specialists in state of Washington ranges from $40,630 to $55,940. The highest paying area for hearing aid specialists in Washington is Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro with a median annual salary of $55,940. The second highest paying city/area in Washington State is Bellingham (mean annual salary $43,810). The lowest paying area is Seattle-Bellevue-Everett with a median annual salary of $40,630.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$55,940
Bellingham
$43,810
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$43,330
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$40,630


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