TENNESSEE OCCUPATIONAL WAGES
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Healthcare Support Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage 25th pct Median wage 75th pct
HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS 31-0000 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Home Health Aides 31-1011 N/A 20,600 16,790 22,500 17,660 20,230 23,260
    9.90 8.05 10.80 8.50 9.75 11.20
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants 31-1012 2,970 23,600 20,310 25,250 20,900 23,130 26,570
    11.35 9.75 12.15 10.05 11.10 12.80
Psychiatric Aides 31-1013 N/A 22,840 19,530 24,490 20,300 22,250 24,190
    11.00 9.40 11.75 9.75 10.70 11.65
Occupational Therapist Assistants 31-2011 70 54,220 40,800 60,920 42,440 48,410 64,410
    26.05 19.60 29.30 20.40 23.25 30.95
Physical Therapist Assistants 31-2021 290 50,760 38,200 57,030 42,230 49,330 58,240
    24.40 18.35 27.40 20.30 23.70 28.00
Physical Therapist Aides 31-2022 N/A 20,910 17,240 22,740 17,740 20,320 23,390
    10.05 8.30 10.95 8.55 9.75 11.25
Massage Therapists 31-9011 N/A 38,660 17,270 49,350 18,790 49,420 55,020
    18.60 8.30 23.75 9.05 23.75 26.45
Dental Assistants 31-9091 550 32,330 22,620 37,190 23,950 32,770 39,470
    15.55 10.85 17.90 11.50 15.75 18.95
Medical Assistants 31-9092 1,220 26,330 20,840 29,080 22,490 26,110 29,530
    12.65 10.00 14.00 10.80 12.55 14.20
Medical Equipment Preparers 31-9093 110 28,700 22,080 32,010 23,840 27,950 33,130
    13.80 10.60 15.40 11.45 13.45 15.95
Medical Transcriptionists 31-9094 120 30,520 24,610 33,480 26,500 31,170 35,180
    14.70 11.85 16.10 12.75 15.00 16.90
Pharmacy Aides 31-9095 120 20,440 16,730 22,300 17,650 20,110 23,260
    9.85 8.05 10.70 8.50 9.65 11.20
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 31-9096 N/A 19,620 16,910 20,970 16,990 18,650 21,580
    9.45 8.15 10.10 8.15 8.95 10.40
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other* 31-9799 250 27,830 21,760 30,860 23,800 27,320 30,590
    13.40 10.45 14.85 11.45 13.15 14.70
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Entry and Experienced wages represent the mean of the lower third and the mean of the upper two-thirds of the wage distribution respectively. The OES survey does not collect information for entry or experienced workers. Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date May 2012.