$49,173
Avg. Salary
$34.79
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,035

Bonus

$10,000

Profit Sharing

$8,900

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Acupuncturist is $34.79 per hour.

The average pay for an Acupuncturist is $49,173 per year.

10%
$19.91
10%
$34.79
50%
$79.65
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90%
MEDIAN $34.79
10%
$27k
10%
$49k
50%
$85k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $49,173
$27,114 - $84,660
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$85K
MEDIAN: $49,173
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$19.91 - $79.65
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$0$123K
Salary $27,114 - $84,660
Bonus $194 - $10,137
Profit Sharing $10,000
Commission $8,900
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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$30,816 - $123,685
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 195
Hourly Data $0$79
Hourly Rate $19.91 - $79.65
Hourly Tips $50.00
Overtime $36.93
Annual Data $0$123K
Bonus $194 - $10,137
Commission $8,900
Profit Sharing $10,000
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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$30,816 - $123,685
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 180

Job Description for Acupuncturist

Acupuncturists perform therapy with tiny needles in order to relieve pain and stress. This acupuncture is applied to various parts of the body that are believed to help remedy certain ailments; some common treatments are for migraines, weight loss, allergies, and back pain. Acupuncture may also be recommended as part of treatment plans for pain relief for cancer patients.

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Acupuncturist Tasks
  • Assess clients' soft tissue condition, nerves and blood vessels to determine appropriate acupressure sites.
  • Place small needles into predetermined sites on a patient's skin to relieve pain or stress.
  • Confer with clients about their medical histories and any problems with stress or pain in order to determine what acupuncture techniques would be helpful.

Acupuncturist Pay By Employer

$0$60K

Self-Employed
4 profiles
$60,500

Common Career Paths for Acupuncturist


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For Acupuncturists, career advancements do not tend to correlate with a rise in salary. On average, lower-level Acupuncturists earn similar salaries to those in higher-end positions like Licensed Acupuncturist.

Acupuncturist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Acupuncturist

Pay by Experience for an Acupuncturist has a positive trend. An entry-level Acupuncturist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 125 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Acupuncturist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 88 salaries. An experienced Acupuncturist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 44 salaries. An Acupuncturist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 10 salaries.

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Key Stats for Acupuncturist

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Acupuncturist Salaries

Late-Career
▲53%

Experienced
▲21%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$59,000

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 61%