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Hearing Aid Specialists
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or $28.60 hourly
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How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Hearing Aid Specialists' job openings is expected to rise 15.7% by 2031
'Hearing Aid Specialists' is expected to be a very fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
What are the median wages for 'Hearing Aid Specialists' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Hearing Aid Specialists' was $59,500, or $28.60 hourly
'Hearing Aid Specialists' are paid 30.0% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as hearing aid specialists?
As of 2021 there were 10,790 people employed as Hearing Aid Specialists within the United States.
This represents around 0.008% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 13 thousand people are employed as Hearing Aid Specialists.
Select and fit hearing aids for customers. Administer and interpret tests of hearing. Assess hearing instrument efficacy. Take ear impressions and prepare, design, and modify ear molds.
SOC Code: 29-2092.00
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