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How much does an Exercise Physiologist make in the United States?

Average Exercise Physiologist Hourly Wage in the United States

Exercise Physiologists earn a median hourly wage of $22.60. Hourly wages typically start from $15.16 and go up to $35.50.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Exercise Physiologist Yearly Salary in the United States

Exercise Physiologists earn a median salary of $47,010 per year. Salaries typically start from $31,540 and go up to $73,840.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

49%
Full-Time
51%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.9
SCORE
116
RATINGS
Exercise Physiologists average a score of 2.9 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Exercise Physiologists in the 29th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Exercise Physiologist Earnings by Seniority

Top End Exercise Physiologist Earnings

The highest earning Exercise Physiologists in the United States earn:

$35.50
an hour
$73,840
per year
Senior Exercise Physiologist Earnings

Senior Exercise Physiologists in the United States earn:

$28.49
an hour
$59,250
per year
Experienced Exercise Physiologist Earnings

Experienced Exercise Physiologists in the United States earn:

$22.60
an hour
$47,010
per year
Junior Exercise Physiologist Earnings

Junior Exercise Physiologists in the United States earn:

$18.20
an hour
$37,850
per year
Starting Exercise Physiologist Earnings

Starting Exercise Physiologists in the United States earn:

$15.16
an hour
$31,540
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Exercise Physiologist salary comparison

Exercise Physiologists earn less than 52% percent of Health careers. Exercise Physiologist salaries are in the bottom 57% of all careers in the United States.

Dentist Salary $152k
Informatics Nurse Specialist Salary $85k
Clinical Psychologist Salary $70k
Respiratory Therapist Salary $57k
Exercise Physiologist Salary $47k
Mental Health Counselor Salary $41k
Medical Secretary Salary $33k
Source:

Historical salary for Exercise Physiologists in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Exercise Physiologist salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Exercise Physiologist Salary in California $32.37 $67,320 # 1
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Massachusetts $27.10 $56,370 # 2
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Arizona $25.97 $54,010 # 3
Exercise Physiologist Salary in New York $28.74 $59,770 # 4
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Kansas $26.94 $56,030 # 5
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Arkansas $28.78 $59,870 # 6
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Wisconsin $26.97 $56,090 # 7
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Minnesota $27.85 $57,920 # 8
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Connecticut $27.41 $57,020 # 9
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Illinois $27.26 $56,710 # 10
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Maryland $24.07 $50,060 # 11
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Oregon $25.84 $53,750 # 12
Exercise Physiologist Salary in New Jersey $24.47 $50,890 # 13
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Ohio $24.12 $50,160 # 14
Exercise Physiologist Salary in North Carolina $22.66 $47,120 # 15
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Louisiana $22.11 $45,980 # 16
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Florida $22.35 $46,480 # 17
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Indiana $21.84 $45,430 # 18
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Missouri $21.03 $43,730 # 19
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Texas $21.29 $44,280 # 20
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Tennessee $19.51 $40,580 # 21
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Michigan $22.07 $45,900 # 22
Exercise Physiologist Salary in New Hampshire $21.92 $45,590 # 23
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Oklahoma $21.81 $45,360 # 24
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Iowa $21.46 $44,630 # 25
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Nebraska $21.89 $45,520 # 26
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Georgia $20.94 $43,560 # 27
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Alabama $20.29 $42,210 # 28
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Kentucky $21.02 $43,720 # 29
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Colorado $19.01 $39,550 # 30
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Pennsylvania $18.76 $39,010 # 31
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Washington $17.71 $36,840 # 32
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Mississippi $17.24 $35,870 # 33
Exercise Physiologist Salary in Virginia $17.72 $36,860 # 34
Exercise Physiologist Salary in South Carolina $17.30 $35,990 # 35
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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