Highest Paying Industries for Therapists

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Industry nameHourly wageAnnual salary
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences46.6396980
Scientific Research and Development Services45.9395530
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries45.8495340
Home Health Care Services44.0991700
Educational Support Services, Privately owned39.5182190
Ambulatory Health Care Services39.5182180
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists39.0381180
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services39.0181150
Offices of Other Health Practitioners38.7180510
Employment Services38.3279700
Sector 56- Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services38.2779600
Administrative and Support Services38.2779600
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)38.2479540
Child Day Care Services37.8778760
Offices of Physicians37.8278670
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services37.5778150
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities37.2777520
Insurance Carriers37.0377020
Educational Services, Privately owned36.976750
All industries, private ownership only36.5876090
Health Care and Social Assistance (including private, state, and local government hospitals)36.475720
Colleges, universities, and professional schools, Privately owned36.2775440
Management of Companies and Enterprises36.0875050
Outpatient Care Centers36.0174900
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)3674870
Specialty hospitals, State government owned35.9874840
Specialty hospitals, Privately owned35.9874840
Federal Executive Branch35.9174700
Federal government, including the US Postal Service35.9174700
All industries35.7674390
Grantmaking and Giving Services35.4573730
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly35.3473500
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools (including private, state, and local government schools)34.9472680
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services34.2371200
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners34.1771060
Colleges, universities, and professional schools, State government owned33.9970700
Hospitals, Privately owned33.8670430
Manufacturing33.8470390
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services33.8270340
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals, Privately owned33.6670010
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)33.6169910
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities33.5769820
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities33.5469760
Educational Support Services (including private, state, and local government schools)33.5469760
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)33.4869640
Educational Services, State government owned33.3269300
Elementary and Secondary Schools, Privately owned33.1368910
Educational Services (including private, state, and local government schools)33.0768780
Finance and Insurance32.9768580
Federal, State, and Local Government32.9368490
Federal, State, and Local Government, excluding state and local schools and hospitals, and the US Postal Service32.9368490
Elementary and Secondary Schools (including private, state, and local government schools)32.7268050
Elementary and Secondary Schools, Local government owned32.6968010
Educational Services, Local government owned32.6968000
Local government, including schools and hospitals32.5967780
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals, State government owned32.5767750
Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospitals, and the US Postal Service32.5767750
Social Assistance32.4367440
Hospitals, Local government owned32.3867340
Social Advocacy Organizations32.3867340
Individual and Family Services32.3267230
Offices of Chiropractors32.3167210
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals, Local government owned32.3167210
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations32.2767120
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals31.9966530
Educational Support Services, Local government owned31.9166370
Elementary and Secondary Schools, State government owned31.6165740
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories31.665720
Hospitals, State government owned31.365110
State government, including schools and hospitals30.9564380
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities30.9464360
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation30.8264100
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)30.7763990
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries29.8662120
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries29.8662120
Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers29.8662120
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities29.7361850
Ambulance Services29.4361220
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers29.360930
Offices of Mental Health Practitioners (except Physicians)29.1960720
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals28.9360170
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities28.1658580
Pharmacies and Drug Stores27.9858210
Vocational Rehabilitation Services27.0756310
Other Residential Care Facilities26.9356010
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing26.8555850
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals, State government owned26.6755480
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)26.2854650
Retail Trade26.1554380
Health and Personal Care Stores26.0754230
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals, Privately owned25.7153470
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing25.5353110
Rental and Leasing Services25.5353110
Consumer Goods Rental25.4852990
Civic and Social Organizations25.4152840
Wholesale Trade25.3252670
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers25.3152640
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods25.352620
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services24.1950310
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)23.0647960
Offices of Optometrists19.3740290
Personal and Laundry Services13.3227710
Personal Care Services13.3227710

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