What Are The Training Requirements for Audiologists?

Audiologists need a doctoral or professional degree.

Degrees for Audiologists
Typical education of Audiologists
Percent
Less than High School 0.0
High School 1.6
Some College 2.3
Associates Degree 1.7
Bachelors Degree 9.4
Masters Degree 24.9
Doctorate or Professional Degree 60.1

What Is the Employment Outlook for Audiologists?

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 3,000 more audiologists but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 6,000 more.

This career includes 13,000 people in the United States.

How Much Do Audiologists Make?

On average, audiologists make $38.12 per hour or $79,290 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Audiologists?

Hourly income for Audiologists in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Audiologists $24.28 $29.51 $36.53 $45.27 $54.59
Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations $15.59 $21.80 $30.49 $43.83 $64.87
Health diagnosing and treating practitioners $23.60 $28.74 $37.49 $53.60 $84.62
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Audiologists?

Annual salary for Audiologists in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Audiologists $50,490 $61,370 $75,980 $94,170 $113,540
Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations $32,430 $45,330 $63,420 $91,180 $134,930
Health diagnosing and treating practitioners $49,090 $59,780 $77,980 $111,480 $176,020
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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