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 3,520 24,370 16,940 28,090 18,600 22,010 26,720
    11.70 8.15 13.50 8.95 10.60 12.85
Home Health Aides 31-1011 300 18,150 16,650 18,900 16,580 17,920 19,260
    8.75 8.00 9.10 7.95 8.60 9.25
Nursing Assistants 31-1014 1,880 20,980 16,650 23,150 18,120 21,010 23,580
    10.10 8.00 11.15 8.70 10.10 11.35
Occupational Therapist Assistants 31-2011 60 55,410 42,000 62,120 49,620 57,770 66,140
    26.65 20.20 29.85 23.85 27.75 31.80
Physical Therapist Assistants 31-2021 180 53,110 41,990 58,670 47,210 54,120 60,490
    25.55 20.20 28.20 22.70 26.00 29.10
Physical Therapist Aides 31-2022 N/A 20,560 16,900 22,400 17,380 19,310 22,830
    9.90 8.10 10.75 8.35 9.30 11.00
Dental Assistants 31-9091 220 30,500 25,430 33,040 26,210 29,660 34,630
    14.65 12.20 15.90 12.60 14.25 16.65
Medical Assistants 31-9092 370 24,920 19,890 27,440 21,130 24,330 28,620
    12.00 9.55 13.20 10.15 11.70 13.75
Medical Transcriptionists 31-9094 60 31,500 25,640 34,430 27,250 32,180 36,010
    15.15 12.30 16.55 13.10 15.45 17.30
Pharmacy Aides 31-9095 N/A 20,100 16,670 21,820 18,220 20,690 22,610
    9.65 8.00 10.50 8.75 9.95 10.85
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 31-9096 100 21,040 16,870 23,130 18,030 20,750 23,730
    10.10 8.10 11.10 8.65 9.95 11.40
Phlebotomists 31-9097 N/A 26,190 20,670 28,940 21,690 25,040 30,450
    12.60 9.95 13.90 10.45 12.05 14.65
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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.