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 4,170 21,700 16,790 24,160 17,420 19,470 23,720
    10.45 8.05 11.60 8.40 9.35 11.40
Home Health Aides 31-1011 1,030 17,700 16,730 18,190 16,610 17,880 19,150
    8.50 8.05 8.75 8.00 8.60 9.20
Psychiatric Aides 31-1013 220 17,750 16,970 18,140 16,650 17,780 18,910
    8.55 8.15 8.70 8.00 8.55 9.10
Nursing Assistants 31-1014 1,610 19,920 16,850 21,460 17,450 19,480 22,630
    9.60 8.10 10.30 8.40 9.35 10.90
Orderlies 31-1015 40 19,200 16,610 20,490 16,690 18,170 21,170
    9.25 8.00 9.85 8.00 8.75 10.20
Occupational Therapist Assistants 31-2011 10 47,800 38,710 52,350 41,500 49,700 55,220
    23.00 18.60 25.15 19.95 23.90 26.55
Physical Therapist Assistants 31-2021 100 64,160 41,440 75,530 46,650 60,650 85,040
    30.85 19.90 36.30 22.45 29.15 40.90
Physical Therapist Aides 31-2022 70 20,980 16,720 23,100 17,530 19,950 24,900
    10.10 8.05 11.10 8.45 9.60 11.95
Dental Assistants 31-9091 200 28,570 24,610 30,550 25,240 28,090 31,430
    13.75 11.85 14.70 12.15 13.50 15.10
Medical Assistants 31-9092 570 24,190 19,070 26,760 20,520 23,710 27,810
    11.65 9.15 12.85 9.85 11.40 13.35
Medical Equipment Preparers 31-9093 10 26,940 21,680 29,570 22,940 26,500 30,060
    12.95 10.40 14.20 11.05 12.75 14.45
Medical Transcriptionists 31-9094 40 30,890 24,450 34,110 25,640 29,710 35,250
    14.85 11.75 16.40 12.35 14.30 16.95
Pharmacy Aides 31-9095 40 20,640 16,860 22,530 17,130 18,810 24,480
    9.90 8.10 10.85 8.25 9.05 11.75
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 31-9096 90 19,470 16,840 20,790 17,280 19,150 21,990
    9.35 8.10 10.00 8.30 9.20 10.55
Phlebotomists 31-9097 100 24,560 20,540 26,570 20,920 23,030 27,470
    11.80 9.85 12.75 10.05 11.05 13.20
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 31-9099 N/A 39,180 34,180 41,680 38,400 38,790 42,960
    18.85 16.45 20.05 18.45 18.65 20.65
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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.