The average salary for an Experienced Acupuncturist is $54,799.
Is Acupuncturist your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
$39k - $99k
$2k - $22k
$45k - $158k
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidence
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. Prior to carrying out services, acupuncturists evaluate their clients' needs and preferences to develop treatment plans whic…Read more
Acupuncturist Job Listings
Search for more jobs
Popular Skills for Acupuncturist
Skills in Patient Education are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, Oriental Medicine, Pain Management and Acupuncture.
Pay by Experience Level for Acupuncturist
An entry-level Acupuncturist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $45,393 based on 17 salaries. An early career Acupuncturist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,958 based on 129 salaries. A mid-career Acupuncturist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,344 based on 90 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,000.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
Employees with Acupuncturist in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 13.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (13.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (7.2% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 251 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
$12 - $19
$12 - $22
$26 - $44
$23 - $41
$17 - $37
$12 - $19
$13 - $25
$14 - $23
$31 - $50