Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2013

31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

All healthcare support workers not listed separately


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
99,880 1.9 % $16.80 $34,950 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $10.01 $12.69 $16.42 $20.30 $24.06
Annual Wage (2) $20,820 $26,390 $34,150 $42,230 $50,040


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 35,650 0.68 $16.20 $33,690
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 14,690 0.73 $20.42 $42,470
Elementary and Secondary Schools 6,840 0.08 $16.54 $34,410
Offices of Physicians 5,400 0.22 $17.23 $35,830
Offices of Other Health Practitioners 4,210 0.57 $15.13 $31,480

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories 3,270 1.34 $15.40 $32,040
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services 2,430 0.90 $16.52 $34,350
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 14,690 0.73 $20.42 $42,470
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 35,650 0.68 $16.20 $33,690
Offices of Other Health Practitioners 4,210 0.57 $15.13 $31,480

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 200 0.02 $20.57 $42,790
Scientific Research and Development Services 160 0.03 $20.47 $42,580
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 14,690 0.73 $20.42 $42,470
Junior Colleges 90 0.01 $20.22 $42,050
Office Administrative Services 100 0.02 $19.88 $41,360


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 12,160 0.83 1.10 $19.25 $40,030
Illinois 10,540 1.85 2.45 $17.45 $36,300
New York 6,850 0.79 1.05 $17.18 $35,730
New Jersey 4,970 1.30 1.73 $17.22 $35,830
Michigan 4,650 1.16 1.54 $14.81 $30,800




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Illinois 10,540 1.85 2.45 $17.45 $36,300
North Dakota 630 1.49 1.98 $15.08 $31,370
Nevada 1,700 1.48 1.96 $19.23 $40,010
Rhode Island 640 1.41 1.87 $17.18 $35,740
District of Columbia 920 1.38 1.83 $20.11 $41,830




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 920 1.38 1.83 $20.11 $41,830
Massachusetts 1,220 0.37 0.50 $19.57 $40,700
California 12,160 0.83 1.10 $19.25 $40,030
Nevada 1,700 1.48 1.96 $19.23 $40,010
Mississippi 210 0.19 0.26 $18.78 $39,070





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 6,700 1.81 2.40 $17.75 $36,920
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 4,460 0.85 1.13 $18.23 $37,920
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 2,820 0.71 0.94 $18.67 $38,840
Baltimore-Towson, MD 1,960 1.53 2.03 $14.73 $30,630
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 1,660 0.70 0.93 $18.94 $39,400
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 1,540 1.19 1.58 $19.12 $39,780
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 1,520 1.05 1.39 $17.60 $36,610
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 1,450 0.81 1.07 $16.31 $33,930
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI Metropolitan Division 1,420 1.28 1.69 $14.72 $30,610
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 1,320 0.57 0.76 $16.86 $35,070




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Springfield, IL 390 3.75 4.98 $16.52 $34,360
Ocean City, NJ 120 3.16 4.19 $19.11 $39,740
Carson City, NV 70 2.85 3.78 $17.57 $36,550
Decatur, IL 130 2.65 3.52 $15.26 $31,750
Lansing-East Lansing, MI 500 2.53 3.36 $13.88 $28,860
Danville, IL 70 2.52 3.34 $15.64 $32,530
Longview, WA 80 2.48 3.29 $15.65 $32,540
Clarksville, TN-KY 190 2.36 3.13 $17.70 $36,810
Spokane, WA 470 2.34 3.11 $15.13 $31,470
Bremerton-Silverdale, WA 180 2.34 3.10 $18.11 $37,680