Salary for Chiropractors

Also known as:  Chiropractic Doctor, Chiropractic Physician, Chiropractor helps healthcare professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Chiropractors possess and indepth knowledge of the skeletal, nervous and muscular systems. They conduct spinal manipulation, pelvic adjustments, and cranio-sacral adjustments in order to treat a wide range of conditions. These professionals may be required to read and interpret X-rays and other diagnostic imagery, and may provide patients with advise on nutrition, posture, sleep and exercise habits. A doctoral degree is required for this profession.

A Chiropractor can expect a salary somewhere between 56000 and 84000 depending on the level of education. Chiropractors will most likely earn a salary of Seventy Nine Thousand Nine Hundred dollars each year.

Chiropractors are paid at the highest average level in Tennessee, where they can get average pay scales of about $112060. These people are paid most highly in Educational Services, where they earn an average job salary of $98240.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone down since 2004. Salaries have decreased by an average of 8.66 percent nationwide in that time.
Chiropractors tend to make the most in the following industries
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $98,240
Educational Services $89,510
Health Care and Social Assistance $79,730
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Health Care and Social Assistance $79,730
Educational Services $89,510
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $98,240