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 3,730 23,920 17,320 27,230 18,940 22,150 26,790
    11.50 8.35 13.10 9.10 10.65 12.90
Home Health Aides 31-1011 450 18,270 16,990 18,910 16,890 18,260 19,640
    8.80 8.15 9.10 8.10 8.80 9.45
Nursing Assistants 31-1014 1,720 21,200 16,780 23,410 18,120 20,970 23,840
    10.20 8.05 11.25 8.70 10.10 11.45
Orderlies 31-1015 530 24,780 21,100 26,620 21,300 23,500 27,720
    11.90 10.15 12.80 10.25 11.30 13.35
Occupational Therapist Assistants 31-2011 40 53,840 40,750 60,380 48,850 55,930 63,360
    25.90 19.60 29.05 23.50 26.90 30.45
Physical Therapist Assistants 31-2021 110 49,710 40,830 54,150 43,260 50,070 56,610
    23.90 19.65 26.05 20.80 24.05 27.20
Physical Therapist Aides 31-2022 10 21,790 17,750 23,800 19,350 21,370 23,440
    10.50 8.55 11.45 9.30 10.30 11.25
Dental Assistants 31-9091 240 30,930 26,030 33,370 26,990 30,740 35,200
    14.85 12.50 16.05 12.95 14.80 16.90
Medical Assistants 31-9092 350 26,990 20,390 30,290 21,200 23,820 29,720
    13.00 9.80 14.55 10.20 11.45 14.30
Medical Equipment Preparers 31-9093 20 27,630 23,970 29,470 24,790 27,430 30,080
    13.30 11.50 14.15 11.90 13.20 14.45
Medical Transcriptionists 31-9094 30 28,110 22,250 31,050 23,490 27,420 32,050
    13.50 10.70 14.95 11.30 13.20 15.40
Pharmacy Aides 31-9095 10 19,700 16,920 21,080 17,480 19,500 22,330
    9.45 8.15 10.15 8.40 9.40 10.75
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 31-9096 80 25,240 20,160 27,780 22,650 26,020 28,570
    12.15 9.70 13.35 10.90 12.50 13.75
Phlebotomists 31-9097 80 22,830 18,270 25,120 19,770 22,120 24,600
    11.00 8.80 12.10 9.50 10.65 11.85
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other 31-9099 30 20,480 16,980 22,240 16,890 18,280 19,680
    9.85 8.15 10.70 8.10 8.80 9.45
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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.