TENNESSEE OCCUPATIONAL WAGES
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Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage 25th pct Median wage 75th pct
HEALTHCARE PRACTITIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS 29-0000 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
Dentists, General 29-1021 N/A 132,390 84,160 156,510 88,600 130,070 145,700
    63.65 40.45 75.25 42.60 62.55 70.05
Dietitians and Nutritionists 29-1031 40 43,690 31,630 49,720 34,600 41,090 49,740
    21.00 15.20 23.90 16.65 19.75 23.90
Optometrists 29-1041 N/A 96,780 84,260 103,050 81,410 87,110 92,800
    46.55 40.50 49.55 39.15 41.90 44.60
Pharmacists 29-1051 410 105,920 79,850 118,950 97,000 110,850 126,280
    50.90 38.40 57.20 46.65 53.30 60.70
Family and General Practitioners 29-1062 60 201,690 137,750 233,670 159,730 183,820 >$145,600
    96.95 66.20 112.35 76.80 88.40 >$70
Internists, General 29-1063 N/A 226,770 150,920 >$145,600 175,960 >$145,600 >$145,600
    109.00 72.55 >$70 84.60 >$70 >$70
Surgeons 29-1067 20 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 29-1069 230 222,130 143,700 >$145,600 161,670 >$145,600 >$145,600
    106.80 69.10 >$70 77.75 >$70 >$70
Physician Assistants 29-1071 N/A 85,870 53,470 102,070 65,430 79,170 93,890
    41.30 25.70 49.05 31.45 38.05 45.15
Registered Nurses 29-1111 2,410 57,760 42,060 65,610 46,840 55,000 65,750
    27.75 20.20 31.55 22.50 26.45 31.60
Occupational Therapists 29-1122 N/A 79,650 65,980 86,490 69,650 79,680 90,010
    38.30 31.70 41.60 33.50 38.30 43.25
Physical Therapists 29-1123 180 86,590 62,780 98,490 71,330 85,520 98,540
    41.65 30.20 47.35 34.30 41.10 47.40
Recreational Therapists 29-1125 10 24,910 18,860 27,940 20,960 25,710 28,790
    12.00 9.05 13.45 10.10 12.35 13.85
Respiratory Therapists 29-1126 160 48,150 40,950 51,750 41,710 46,020 54,310
    23.15 19.70 24.90 20.05 22.10 26.10
Speech-Language Pathologists 29-1127 130 58,850 40,630 67,950 44,610 54,320 72,280
    28.30 19.55 32.65 21.45 26.10 34.75
Veterinarians 29-1131 90 79,060 43,910 96,640 45,350 64,890 85,530
    38.00 21.10 46.45 21.80 31.20 41.10
Audiologists 29-1181 N/A 64,540 50,340 71,640 52,650 58,200 71,780
    31.05 24.20 34.45 25.30 28.00 34.50
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 29-2011 130 55,210 44,810 60,410 47,620 54,610 61,160
    26.55 21.55 29.05 22.90 26.25 29.40
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 29-2012 260 37,690 28,280 42,390 30,830 39,480 44,530
    18.10 13.60 20.40 14.80 19.00 21.40
Dental Hygienists 29-2021 180 55,170 36,230 64,640 38,070 50,040 69,170
    26.50 17.40 31.10 18.30 24.05 33.25
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 29-2031 20 52,150 43,000 56,720 46,520 52,830 58,220
    25.05 20.65 27.25 22.35 25.40 28.00
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 29-2032 70 59,940 44,210 67,800 49,230 59,230 70,070
    28.80 21.25 32.60 23.65 28.50 33.70
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 29-2033 N/A 56,110 43,670 62,330 46,810 55,990 65,880
    27.00 21.00 29.95 22.50 26.90 31.65
Radiologic Technologists and Technicians* 29-2037 390 45,760 33,680 51,790 37,140 44,960 54,230
    22.00 16.20 24.90 17.85 21.60 26.05
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 29-2041 450 33,020 22,650 38,210 24,390 31,140 40,390
    15.90 10.90 18.35 11.70 14.95 19.40
Dietetic Technicians 29-2051 100 18,460 16,920 19,230 16,810 18,190 19,600
    8.90 8.15 9.25 8.10 8.75 9.45
Pharmacy Technicians 29-2052 540 26,850 21,220 29,660 22,660 26,580 30,320
    12.90 10.20 14.25 10.90 12.80 14.60
Respiratory Therapy Technicians 29-2054 N/A 39,320 29,560 44,200 34,190 40,720 45,720
    18.90 14.20 21.25 16.45 19.60 22.00
Surgical Technologists 29-2055 150 35,230 27,720 38,990 29,500 34,140 38,540
    16.95 13.35 18.75 14.20 16.40 18.55
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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.