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 4,970 23,250 16,730 26,500 18,150 21,020 23,860
    11.20 8.05 12.75 8.75 10.10 11.45
Home Health Aides 31-1011 600 20,460 17,310 22,030 18,890 21,110 22,830
    9.85 8.30 10.60 9.10 10.15 11.00
Psychiatric Aides 31-1013 240 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Nursing Assistants 31-1014 2,750 19,650 16,740 21,110 17,400 19,470 22,270
    9.45 8.05 10.15 8.35 9.35 10.70
Occupational Therapist Assistants 31-2011 70 56,860 43,060 63,760 50,180 59,730 68,040
    27.35 20.70 30.65 24.15 28.70 32.70
Physical Therapist Assistants 31-2021 210 58,440 48,420 63,450 50,860 58,790 67,560
    28.10 23.30 30.50 24.45 28.25 32.50
Physical Therapist Aides 31-2022 50 22,400 18,900 24,150 20,090 22,180 24,340
    10.75 9.10 11.60 9.65 10.65 11.70
Dental Assistants 31-9091 290 27,760 19,900 31,690 21,090 23,900 33,850
    13.35 9.55 15.25 10.15 11.50 16.25
Medical Assistants 31-9092 410 23,280 18,480 25,680 19,980 23,010 26,830
    11.20 8.90 12.35 9.60 11.05 12.90
Medical Equipment Preparers 31-9093 20 27,850 21,820 30,870 22,900 27,570 32,890
    13.40 10.50 14.85 11.00 13.25 15.80
Medical Transcriptionists 31-9094 60 26,750 21,690 29,280 23,110 26,620 29,750
    12.85 10.45 14.10 11.10 12.80 14.30
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 31-9096 N/A 22,210 16,660 24,990 18,230 22,390 26,770
    10.70 8.00 12.00 8.75 10.75 12.85
Phlebotomists 31-9097 80 22,290 16,690 25,100 18,270 21,830 26,480
    10.70 8.00 12.05 8.80 10.50 12.75
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 31-9099 20 37,120 27,500 41,930 32,060 38,780 43,620
    17.85 13.20 20.15 15.40 18.65 20.95
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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.