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
Dietitians and Nutritionists 29-1031 40 44,880 29,710 52,460 34,060 48,700 55,350
    21.55 14.30 25.20 16.40 23.40 26.60
Optometrists 29-1041 N/A 152,400 72,270 192,460 92,730 165,310 183,160
    73.25 34.75 92.55 44.60 79.50 88.05
Pharmacists 29-1051 380 117,470 79,560 136,420 105,110 125,990 140,030
    56.50 38.25 65.60 50.55 60.55 67.30
Family and General Practitioners 29-1062 40 165,320 134,350 180,800 151,770 166,560 181,000
    79.50 64.60 86.90 72.95 80.10 87.00
Internists, General 29-1063 N/A 203,240 133,840 237,940 161,480 186,610 >$145,600
    97.70 64.35 114.40 77.65 89.70 >$70
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 29-1069 190 239,580 189,360 >$145,600 >$145,600 >$145,600 >$145,600
    115.20 91.05 >$70 >$70 >$70 >$70
Physician Assistants 29-1071 30 80,540 67,640 86,980 71,650 81,490 89,850
    38.70 32.50 41.80 34.45 39.20 43.20
Registered Nurses 29-1111 1,910 52,510 39,600 58,970 42,480 49,730 58,090
    25.25 19.05 28.35 20.40 23.90 27.95
Occupational Therapists 29-1122 80 73,060 59,430 79,870 63,260 72,090 84,590
    35.10 28.55 38.40 30.40 34.65 40.65
Physical Therapists 29-1123 110 78,840 62,540 87,000 69,170 80,140 89,890
    37.90 30.05 41.85 33.25 38.55 43.20
Respiratory Therapists 29-1126 120 43,680 36,040 47,490 38,000 43,420 48,550
    21.00 17.35 22.85 18.25 20.90 23.35
Speech-Language Pathologists 29-1127 120 57,380 45,620 63,260 48,000 55,130 64,730
    27.60 21.95 30.40 23.10 26.50 31.10
Veterinarians 29-1131 80 74,880 34,130 95,250 43,820 69,890 85,780
    36.00 16.40 45.80 21.05 33.60 41.25
Audiologists 29-1181 N/A 93,900 66,390 107,650 73,970 104,910 113,380
    45.15 31.90 51.75 35.55 50.45 54.50
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 29-2011 110 55,660 43,650 61,670 46,580 54,380 63,650
    26.75 21.00 29.65 22.40 26.15 30.60
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 29-2012 130 35,080 24,000 40,620 26,730 36,430 43,430
    16.85 11.55 19.55 12.85 17.50 20.90
Dental Hygienists 29-2021 140 58,380 47,660 63,740 51,400 58,540 67,370
    28.05 22.90 30.65 24.70 28.15 32.40
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 29-2032 60 57,730 45,460 63,870 48,640 57,960 67,770
    27.75 21.85 30.70 23.40 27.85 32.60
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 29-2033 30 56,600 48,970 60,410 50,410 55,960 60,860
    27.20 23.55 29.05 24.25 26.90 29.25
Radiologic Technologists and Technicians* 29-2037 190 45,240 33,800 50,970 37,740 45,180 53,730
    21.75 16.25 24.50 18.15 21.70 25.85
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 29-2041 N/A 27,010 18,440 31,300 19,980 23,590 34,190
    13.00 8.85 15.05 9.60 11.35 16.45
Dietetic Technicians 29-2051 50 22,450 17,450 24,950 17,060 18,660 23,000
    10.80 8.40 12.00 8.20 8.95 11.05
Pharmacy Technicians 29-2052 570 24,940 19,050 27,880 20,680 24,900 29,090
    12.00 9.15 13.40 9.95 11.95 14.00
Respiratory Therapy Technicians 29-2054 40 39,470 33,020 42,700 33,840 38,110 45,010
    19.00 15.85 20.55 16.25 18.30 21.65
Surgical Technologists 29-2055 50 30,890 23,090 34,790 26,140 32,210 36,250
    14.85 11.10 16.75 12.55 15.50 17.45
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 29-2056 130 26,790 17,810 31,280 19,170 25,530 31,090
    12.90 8.55 15.05 9.20 12.25 14.95
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses 29-2061 1,190 34,340 26,850 38,080 28,840 33,520 37,910
    16.50 12.90 18.30 13.85 16.10 18.20
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 29-2071 90 31,560 23,040 35,820 25,250 32,030 36,880
    15.15 11.10 17.20 12.15 15.40 17.75
Opticians, Dispensing 29-2081 50 27,230 21,410 30,140 23,060 26,710 29,840
    13.10 10.30 14.50 11.10 12.85 14.35
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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.