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 17,030 65,550 33,140 81,750 39,480 53,170 70,240
    31.50 15.95 39.30 19.00 25.55 33.75
Chiropractors 29-1011 N/A 68,450 54,490 75,430 57,900 65,280 71,750
    32.90 26.20 36.25 27.85 31.40 34.50
Dentists, General 29-1021 30 174,340 108,700 207,170 128,050 159,340 **
    83.80 52.25 99.60 61.55 76.60 *
Dietitians and Nutritionists 29-1031 110 49,530 31,600 58,500 40,460 51,690 57,980
    23.80 15.20 28.15 19.45 24.85 27.90
Optometrists 29-1041 60 123,290 76,540 146,670 94,690 113,460 139,410
    59.25 36.80 70.50 45.50 54.55 67.00
Pharmacists 29-1051 540 125,930 106,180 135,810 118,020 131,020 142,760
    60.55 51.05 65.30 56.75 63.00 68.65
Family and General Practitioners 29-1062 N/A 221,250 141,290 ** 181,020 ** **
    106.35 67.95 * 87.05 * *
Internists, General 29-1063 50 240,710 196,240 ** ** ** **
    115.70 94.35 * * * *
Obstetricians and Gynecologists 29-1064 40 221,830 137,870 ** ** ** **
    106.65 66.30 * * * *
Psychiatrists 29-1066 20 192,760 152,710 212,790 160,410 178,810 **
    92.65 73.40 102.30 77.10 85.95 *
Surgeons 29-1067 240 241,150 196,670 ** ** ** **
    115.95 94.55 * * * *
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 29-1069 330 208,240 129,910 247,400 161,700 ** **
    100.10 62.45 118.95 77.75 * *
Physician Assistants 29-1071 170 87,020 60,340 100,360 69,440 87,110 104,680
    41.85 29.00 48.25 33.40 41.90 50.35
Occupational Therapists 29-1122 240 73,910 57,770 81,980 61,170 72,510 86,910
    35.55 27.75 39.40 29.40 34.85 41.80
Physical Therapists 29-1123 620 77,250 59,870 85,940 66,100 77,590 90,730
    37.15 28.80 41.30 31.80 37.30 43.60
Radiation Therapists 29-1124 N/A 63,140 49,040 70,190 51,950 58,030 71,210
    30.35 23.60 33.75 24.95 27.90 34.25
Recreational Therapists 29-1125 40 35,640 31,390 37,760 32,090 35,350 38,800
    17.15 15.10 18.15 15.45 17.00 18.65
Respiratory Therapists 29-1126 350 51,140 42,490 55,460 45,580 51,950 57,150
    24.60 20.45 26.65 21.90 25.00 27.50
Speech-Language Pathologists 29-1127 180 70,980 52,600 80,180 57,950 70,020 84,860
    34.15 25.30 38.55 27.85 33.65 40.80
Exercise Physiologists 29-1128 20 36,730 34,460 37,860 33,440 36,070 39,080
    17.65 16.55 18.20 16.10 17.35 18.80
Veterinarians 29-1131 90 87,580 55,920 103,410 60,370 73,150 97,420
    42.10 26.90 49.70 29.00 35.15 46.85
Registered Nurses 29-1141 6,310 55,630 44,280 61,300 47,450 54,700 62,810
    26.75 21.30 29.45 22.80 26.30 30.20
Nurse Practitioners 29-1171 420 94,950 77,910 103,470 85,040 98,280 109,230
    45.65 37.45 49.75 40.90 47.25 52.50
Audiologists 29-1181 10 56,860 35,820 67,380 44,880 62,160 70,800
    27.35 17.20 32.40 21.60 29.90 34.05
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 29-2011 320 56,610 45,940 61,950 49,320 55,930 64,380
    27.20 22.10 29.80 23.70 26.90 30.95
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 29-2012 310 35,350 25,270 40,390 27,290 34,370 43,140
    17.00 12.15 19.40 13.10 16.55 20.75
Dental Hygienists 29-2021 190 62,280 52,260 67,290 55,710 64,310 70,500
    29.95 25.10 32.35 26.80 30.90 33.90
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 29-2031 220 51,280 30,770 61,540 36,130 54,290 65,350
    24.65 14.80 29.60 17.35 26.10 31.40
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 29-2032 140 65,530 50,950 72,810 58,010 66,970 74,860
    31.50 24.50 35.00 27.90 32.20 36.00
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 29-2033 60 62,100 51,730 67,280 54,880 62,380 70,500
    29.85 24.85 32.35 26.40 30.00 33.90
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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 June 2013.