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 9,700 26,520 19,650 29,950 20,930 24,140 29,660
    12.75 9.45 14.40 10.05 11.60 14.25
Home Health Aides 31-1011 1,180 20,530 16,810 22,390 17,820 20,400 23,200
    9.85 8.10 10.75 8.55 9.80 11.15
Psychiatric Aides 31-1013 N/A 27,130 18,450 31,470 19,720 21,900 24,380
    13.05 8.85 15.15 9.50 10.55 11.70
Nursing Assistants 31-1014 3,190 22,890 19,450 24,610 20,380 22,560 25,500
    11.00 9.35 11.85 9.80 10.85 12.25
Orderlies 31-1015 170 20,920 16,700 23,020 18,250 20,810 23,120
    10.05 8.05 11.05 8.75 10.00 11.10
Occupational Therapist Assistants 31-2011 160 45,210 32,640 51,500 34,920 41,620 53,490
    21.75 15.70 24.75 16.80 20.00 25.70
Occupational Therapist Aides 31-2012 N/A 22,960 19,950 24,460 20,710 22,790 25,490
    11.05 9.60 11.75 9.95 10.95 12.25
Physical Therapist Assistants 31-2021 370 44,730 34,450 49,880 38,290 43,050 47,730
    21.50 16.55 24.00 18.40 20.70 22.95
Physical Therapist Aides 31-2022 200 22,900 17,890 25,400 19,430 22,130 25,440
    11.00 8.60 12.20 9.35 10.65 12.25
Massage Therapists 31-9011 120 35,770 17,790 44,760 19,410 29,830 45,960
    17.20 8.55 21.50 9.35 14.35 22.10
Dental Assistants 31-9091 750 34,790 26,620 38,870 29,540 35,110 41,440
    16.75 12.80 18.70 14.20 16.90 19.90
Medical Assistants 31-9092 1,820 28,100 22,590 30,860 24,030 27,540 31,440
    13.50 10.85 14.85 11.55 13.25 15.10
Medical Equipment Preparers 31-9093 140 25,000 21,590 26,710 21,710 23,970 27,890
    12.00 10.40 12.85 10.45 11.55 13.40
Medical Transcriptionists 31-9094 280 32,220 26,990 34,830 27,940 31,930 36,210
    15.50 13.00 16.75 13.45 15.35 17.40
Pharmacy Aides 31-9095 30 19,940 16,790 21,510 17,440 19,470 22,750
    9.60 8.05 10.35 8.40 9.35 10.95
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 31-9096 N/A 23,740 21,030 25,090 21,250 23,290 26,660
    11.40 10.10 12.05 10.20 11.20 12.80
Phlebotomists 31-9097 220 27,710 25,720 28,710 25,500 27,470 29,430
    13.30 12.35 13.80 12.25 13.20 14.15
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 31-9099 50 26,530 17,040 31,280 17,630 19,700 36,660
    12.75 8.20 15.05 8.50 9.45 17.65
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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.