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 790 20,060 17,170 21,510 17,600 19,780 22,420
    9.65 8.25 10.35 8.45 9.50 10.80
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants 31-1012 2,650 19,260 16,880 20,450 17,040 18,830 21,730
    9.25 8.10 9.85 8.20 9.05 10.45
Psychiatric Aides 31-1013 280 23,230 18,940 25,380 20,220 22,560 26,140
    11.15 9.10 12.20 9.70 10.85 12.55
Occupational Therapist Aides 31-2012 20 22,460 18,030 24,670 19,480 22,210 25,580
    10.80 8.65 11.85 9.35 10.70 12.30
Physical Therapist Assistants 31-2021 200 58,600 46,190 64,810 50,110 60,370 68,690
    28.15 22.20 31.15 24.10 29.05 33.00
Physical Therapist Aides 31-2022 60 21,460 17,550 23,420 18,900 21,350 23,640
    10.30 8.45 11.25 9.10 10.25 11.35
Dental Assistants 31-9091 250 28,290 21,800 31,530 22,700 27,680 33,540
    13.60 10.50 15.15 10.90 13.30 16.15
Medical Assistants 31-9092 380 22,940 17,600 25,610 19,000 22,200 26,840
    11.05 8.45 12.30 9.15 10.65 12.90
Medical Equipment Preparers 31-9093 10 28,190 22,300 31,140 23,480 28,360 33,020
    13.55 10.70 14.95 11.30 13.65 15.85
Medical Transcriptionists 31-9094 40 27,660 22,490 30,240 23,710 27,250 31,530
    13.30 10.80 14.55 11.40 13.10 15.15
Pharmacy Aides 31-9095 N/A 20,750 17,330 22,460 17,410 19,490 23,870
    10.00 8.35 10.80 8.35 9.35 11.50
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 31-9096 50 21,660 16,800 24,090 17,640 20,920 26,440
    10.40 8.10 11.60 8.50 10.05 12.70
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other* 31-9799 100 24,550 17,130 28,260 18,430 22,650 28,600
    11.80 8.25 13.60 8.85 10.90 13.75
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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.