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The number of 'Acupuncturists' job openings is expected to rise 3.9% by 2031
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Acupuncturists' was $72,220, or $34.72 per hour
'Acupuncturists' were paid 55.9% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
As of 2022 there were 7,800 people employed as Acupuncturists within the United States.
This represents around 0.005% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 18 thousand people are employed as Acupuncturists.
Diagnose, treat, and prevent disorders by stimulating specific acupuncture points within the body using acupuncture needles. May also use cups, nutritional supplements, therapeutic massage, acupressure, and other alternative health therapies.
SOC Code: 29-1291.00
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