Practice Manager Statistics in the US

The average employee age for practice managers is 46 years. The practice manager workforce reached a whopping 30,648 in 2020!

Among practice managers, we discovered that 67.1% of them are women, while 24.8% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among practice managers is White, which makes up 64.8% of all practice managers. Comparatively, there are 13.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 12.3% of the Black or African American ethnicity. Practice managers are also more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, practice managers are more likely to find a job in the health care industry.

From where do we know all information about practice manager demographics? We analyzed 15,347 practice managers resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Practice Manager Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as practice managers. Keep reading to find out what the results for practice managers were.

Practice Manager Gender Ratio

Among practice managers, 67.1% of them are women compared to 24.8% which are men.

Job Title
  • Female, 67.1%
  • Male, 24.8%
  • Unknown, 8.1%

Practice Manager Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among practice managers is White, which makes up 64.8% of all practice managers. Comparatively, there are 13.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 12.3% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 64.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 13.0%
  • Black or African American, 12.3%
  • Asian, 7.3%
  • Unknown, 1.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.7%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Practice Managers

The chart below shows that 61.9% of practice managers speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 7.0% and Portuguese is the third-most popular at 5.4%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 61.9%
  • French, 7.0%
  • Portuguese, 5.4%
  • Russian, 3.5%
  • German, 3.5%
  • Other, 18.7%

Practice Manager Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among practice managers.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Practice Manager Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the practice manager position over time.


Practice Manager Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of practice managers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of practice managers based on ethnicity and gender.


Number Of Years On The Job For Practice Manager

By looking over 15,347 practice managers resumes, we figured out that the average practice manager enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 31%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Practice Manager Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of practice manager employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of practice managers is 40+ years old, which represents 72% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Practice Managers with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, pipeline superintendent and agronomy research manager have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Early Childhood Services Coordinator11%86%
Community Health Nursing Director12%86%
Parent Educator12%83%
Practice Manager25%67%
Project Superintendent94%3%
Agronomy Research Manager94%4%
Pipeline Superintendent95%3%
Pipeline Superintendent
Agronomy Research Manager
Project Superintendent
Practice Manager
Parent Educator
Community Health Nursing Director
Early Childhood Services Coordinator

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Practice Managers with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to practice managers.

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Job Titleascdesc
Area Superintendent7.96%
Analytical Research Program Manager15.08%
Property Manager15.36%
City Wellness Coordinator21.51%
Crew Manager21.82%
Practice Manager28.57%
Community Organization Director29.21%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Practice Manager?

Male Income
Female Income

Practice Manager Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and White men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino

Practice Manager Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
High School Diploma or Less$77,856
Some College/ Associate Degree$87,168
Bachelor's Degree$96,703
Master's Degree$110,211
Doctorate Degree$129,347

Practice Manager Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Practice Manager Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a practice manager can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of practice managers is $129,749. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Practice Managers Earn The Most?

The map here shows where practice managers earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Practice Managers Located?

By looking through more than 15,347 resumes, we found that the most popular places for practice managers are NY, New York and GA, Atlanta.

Number of Practice Managers

Where Are Practice Managers In High Demand?

We looked over job openings to determine where in the country practice managers are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings

Practice Manager Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ practice managers. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most practice managers is the health care industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire practice managers.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Practice Manager Work In

Employees with the practice manager job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most practice managers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ practice managers. Those industries include health care, technology and professional.

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Health Care


Fortune 500


Non Profits

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