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 8,440 59,140 29,060 74,180 33,550 45,260 63,740
    28.45 13.95 35.65 16.15 21.75 30.65
Dentists, General 29-1021 N/A 182,470 85,790 230,820 91,600 ** **
    87.75 41.25 110.95 44.05 * *
Dietitians and Nutritionists 29-1031 40 45,920 32,340 52,700 35,580 42,920 57,520
    22.10 15.55 25.35 17.10 20.65 27.65
Optometrists 29-1041 30 118,640 85,750 135,090 87,010 119,250 155,360
    57.05 41.25 64.95 41.85 57.35 74.70
Pharmacists 29-1051 430 107,690 82,730 120,170 98,630 112,060 128,560
    51.75 39.75 57.75 47.40 53.85 61.80
Family and General Practitioners 29-1062 40 199,010 138,710 229,160 161,380 183,960 **
    95.70 66.70 110.20 77.60 88.45 *
Internists, General 29-1063 30 219,190 131,180 ** 147,860 ** **
    105.40 63.05 * 71.10 * *
Surgeons 29-1067 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
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other 29-1069 300 227,640 163,330 ** 176,610 ** **
    109.45 78.55 * 84.90 * *
Physician Assistants 29-1071 50 72,950 50,760 84,050 64,120 75,790 87,660
    35.05 24.40 40.40 30.80 36.45 42.15
Occupational Therapists 29-1122 80 77,740 64,360 84,440 67,660 78,080 88,910
    37.40 30.95 40.60 32.55 37.55 42.75
Physical Therapists 29-1123 240 88,040 64,470 99,820 72,070 85,010 100,430
    42.35 31.00 48.00 34.65 40.85 48.30
Recreational Therapists 29-1125 10 24,870 18,880 27,870 20,760 25,710 28,950
    11.95 9.10 13.40 10.00 12.35 13.90
Respiratory Therapists 29-1126 160 46,350 39,420 49,820 40,770 45,390 52,270
    22.30 18.95 23.95 19.60 21.80 25.15
Speech-Language Pathologists 29-1127 130 61,950 42,290 71,790 46,040 57,070 78,960
    29.80 20.35 34.50 22.15 27.45 37.95
Veterinarians 29-1131 80 89,870 49,940 109,840 56,200 76,190 97,840
    43.20 24.00 52.80 27.00 36.65 47.05
Registered Nurses 29-1141 2,430 52,460 40,970 58,200 43,820 51,610 59,830
    25.20 19.70 28.00 21.05 24.80 28.75
Nurse Practitioners 29-1171 110 86,760 73,490 93,390 77,760 86,570 95,650
    41.70 35.35 44.90 37.40 41.60 46.00
Audiologists 29-1181 N/A 65,480 51,410 72,510 53,570 59,110 72,770
    31.50 24.70 34.85 25.75 28.40 35.00
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists 29-2011 120 53,930 40,030 60,880 45,510 54,380 62,870
    25.95 19.25 29.25 21.90 26.15 30.20
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 29-2012 270 36,400 26,070 41,560 29,050 36,660 43,920
    17.50 12.55 20.00 13.95 17.60 21.10
Dental Hygienists 29-2021 200 58,750 36,200 70,030 38,130 56,200 75,410
    28.25 17.40 33.65 18.35 27.00 36.25
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 29-2031 20 48,530 34,680 55,460 41,690 51,680 57,760
    23.35 16.65 26.65 20.05 24.85 27.75
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 29-2032 70 59,230 43,870 66,910 48,370 56,290 68,920
    28.50 21.10 32.15 23.25 27.05 33.15
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 29-2033 40 60,200 45,690 67,450 49,470 58,820 71,860
    28.95 21.95 32.45 23.80 28.30 34.55
Radiologic Technologists and Technicians 29-2034 350 44,950 33,480 50,680 36,130 43,710 52,930
    21.60 16.10 24.35 17.35 21.00 25.45
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 29-2035 30 58,110 46,870 63,730 49,410 57,000 67,700
    27.95 22.55 30.65 23.75 27.40 32.55
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 29-2041 420 31,320 20,970 36,500 23,280 28,840 38,490
    15.05 10.10 17.55 11.20 13.85 18.50
Dietetic Technicians 29-2051 110 21,440 17,160 23,590 17,520 19,350 26,090
    10.30 8.25 11.35 8.40 9.30 12.55
Pharmacy Technicians 29-2052 520 26,650 21,670 29,140 22,500 26,020 29,710
    12.80 10.40 14.00 10.80 12.50 14.30
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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.