Acupuncturist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$181,000
$70,000
Min 10%
$181,000
Median 50%
$471,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Daniel
Highest Paying City
Roseville, MN
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
4.5 years
How much does an acupuncturist make?
Acupuncturists in America make an average salary of $182,138 per year or $87.57 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $471,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $70,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Acupuncturists are Health Care companies and Insurance companies. Some of the states with the best Acupuncturist salaries are North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska, and Illinois. The typical tenure for an Acupuncturist is 4.5 years.
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Average Acupuncturist Salary By Location

Acupuncturists in the US makes an average salary of $182,138 per year or $87.57 per hour. The city with the highest Acupuncturist salary is Roseville, MN at $232,815 per year. The average starting salary in Roseville, MN for Acupuncturists is $108,000. North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska, and Illinois are the states with the highest payscale for Acupuncturists. The lowest earning states are New Mexico, Oregon, Arizona, Nevada, and California.

Map of Acupuncturist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Acupuncturists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Acupuncturist Salary By Company

If you are an Acupuncturist, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Health Care companies and Insurance companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Acupuncturists are Daniel and Essentia Health. In addition, companies like Mayo Clinic and Imperial report highly competitive salaries for Acupuncturists.

Average Acupuncturist Pay By Industry

The type of industry that an Acupuncturist works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Non Profits companies, Manufacturing companies, and Professional companies pay their Acupuncturists well. Non Profits companies pay their Acupuncturists the highest wages, averaging $284,131 per year. Manufacturing companies and Professional companies pay well too, at $217,004 and $177,431, respectively. The types of companies that pay Acupuncturists the least are in the Health Care industry, where the average annual salary is $172,115.
Industry
Average Salary
Non Profits
Non Profits
$284,131
$284k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$217,004
$217k
Professional
Professional
$177,431
$177k
Health Care
Health Care
$172,115
$172k

Acupuncturist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Acupuncturist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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Acupuncturist
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$81,393
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