Hearing Aid Specialist Salary

Average Hearing Aid Specialists in the United States make around $40K annually. Women Hearing Aid Specialists who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, two in five are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by the larger part and dental insurance is reported by a little less than one-half. Work is enjoyable for Hearing Aid Specialists, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$20,592 - $68,506
(Median)
$21K
$40K
$69K
MEDIAN: $39,937
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$9.84 - $33.35
(Median)
$9
$17
$33
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$20,592 - $68,506  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,000  
Commission
$0.00 - $97,871  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,047 - $74,065  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 72
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$9.84 - $33.35  
   
Overtime
$25.87 - $49.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,000  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $97,871  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,047 - $74,065  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37
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Job Description for Hearing Aid Specialist

Hearing aid specialists are also known as hearing instrument specialists or audiologists. Most of the time, hearing aid specialists work at hospitals or medical clinics. They may also have their own practice or partner with other hearing aid specialists.

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Hearing Aid Specialist Tasks

  • Select and fit patient with hearing aid.
  • Assess and measure hearing loss of patient.
  • Explain options, warranties and usage of hearing aid and care.
  • Perform an initial exam, evaluate medical records and physician's referral.
  • Keep records and documentation of evaluations and sales.

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Pay by Experience Level for Hearing Aid Specialist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Hearing Aid Specialists. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $36K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $51K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $52K. More than 20 years of experience seem related to solid financial gains; veterans in this group report earning a median of $55K.

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Experience Affects Hearing Aid Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 18%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 61% dental benefits Dental: 46%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 39%
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