An Osteopath earns an average salary of AU$69,447 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$51,393 - AU$101,901
AU$51K
AU$69K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$69,190
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50%
90%
AU$19.87 - AU$103
AU$20
AU$38
AU$100
MEDIAN: AU$37.50
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$136K
Salary AU$51,393 - AU$101,901
Bonus AU$3,500
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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AU$50,889 - AU$136,107
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 60
Hourly Data AU$0AU$102
Hourly Rate AU$19.87 - AU$103
Overtime AU$40.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$136K
Bonus AU$3,500
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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AU$50,889 - AU$136,107
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

Job Description for Osteopath

Osteopaths focus on improving the health of patients, and they particularly concentrate on their musculoskeletal systems and the strength of the spine, joints, and muscles. Osteopathy is considered to be a form of alternative medicine and is a hands-on career. Osteopaths develop perform manual manipulations of the body to provide relief from pain, digestive issues, and other medical problems. The belief is that misalignment of the musculoskeletal system causes other problems throughout the body.

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Osteopath Tasks

  • Recommend changes in patients' work or living environments, consistent with their needs and capabilities.
  • Test and evaluate patients' physical and mental abilities and analyze medical data to determine realistic rehabilitation goals for patients.
  • Provide clients with guidance and information about techniques for at home techniques to relieve musculoskeletal dysfunction conditions.
  • Perform a series of manual adjustments to the spine, or other articulations of the body, to correct the musculoskeletal system.

Osteopath Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$70,155

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Osteopath

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Osteopath Salaries

▲37%

▲24%

National Average
AU$70,000

▼8%

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 79%