Tuesday, September 8, 2020

The Best and Worst States for Chiropractor Pay

As of May 2019, there were just over 35,000 chiropractors working in the U.S. according to data published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Per that same data, the BLS estimated that the national mean wage for chiropractors was $85,010 per year, well above the $53,490 annual mean wage for all occupations in the U.S.  While most chiropractors earn incomes in excess of the average annual wages of most workers, there is a wide disparity from state-to-state in chiropractors' annual mean wages.  As of May 2019, according to the BLS the ten best pay states for chiropractors were:

 Connecticut  $127,180
 Washington  $122,730
 New Jersey  $121,060
 Ohio  $111,960
 Hawaii  $109,050
 Oklahoma  $107,210
 Missouri  $101,140
 Tennessee  $98,960
 Massachusetts  $98,050
 North Carolina  $96,410

At the other end of the spectrum, the ten worst states for chiropractor pay were:

 Iowa  $69,980
 Nebraska  $69,560
 Michigan  $66,580
 Arizona  $65,870
 New Mexico  $62,940
 Georgia  $61,460
 Kansas  $60,120
 Arkansas  $55,650
 Montana  $52,020
 Utah  $48,640

So where does your state rank for chiropractor pay?

Refer to Chiropractor Average Wages by State for more information.