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How much does a Podiatrist make in the United States?

Average Podiatrist Hourly Wage in the United States

Podiatrists earn a median hourly wage of $58.03.

Average Podiatrist Yearly Salary in the United States

Podiatrists earn a median salary of $120,700 per year.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reveals the top paying industries for podiatrists:

  • offices of physicians, where podiatrists earn $157,590/yr
  • outpatient care centres, where podiatrists earn $142,620/yr
  • offices of other health practitioners, where podiatrists earn $131,980/yr
  • general medical and surgical hospitals, where podiatrists earn $112,170/yr
  • those employed by the federal executive branch earn $103,620/yr

Podiatrist salaries will also vary according to experience (the following data is from Payscale.com):

  • those with one to four years of experience earn between $62,000 to $125,000/yr
  • those with five to nine years of experience earn between $74,000 and $150,000/yr
  • those with 10 to 19 years of experience earn between $81,000 and $180,000/yr
  • those with 20+ years of experience earn between $96,000 to $200,000/yr

Self-employed podiatrists may earn more than salaried podiatrists, but they are also responsible for the costs of running a business, such as providing benefits for themselves and employees.

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Podiatrist Earnings by Seniority

Senior Podiatrist Earnings

Senior Podiatrists in the United States earn:

$85.15
an hour
$177,120
per year
Experienced Podiatrist Earnings

Experienced Podiatrists in the United States earn:

$58.03
an hour
$120,700
per year
Junior Podiatrist Earnings

Junior Podiatrists in the United States earn:

$38.81
an hour
$80,730
per year
Starting Podiatrist Earnings

Starting Podiatrists in the United States earn:

$24.25
an hour
$50,430
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Podiatrist salary comparison

Podiatrists earn more than 91% percent of Health careers. Podiatrist salaries are in the top 98% of all careers in the United States.

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Historical salary for Podiatrists in the United States

Podiatrist salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Podiatrist Salary in Missouri $ $ # 1
Podiatrist Salary in Wisconsin $80.36 $167,140 # 2
Podiatrist Salary in North Carolina $74.37 $154,690 # 3
Podiatrist Salary in Maine $84.22 $175,190 # 4
Podiatrist Salary in Oregon $75.52 $157,090 # 5
Podiatrist Salary in Delaware $69.58 $144,720 # 6
Podiatrist Salary in Arkansas $62.57 $130,140 # 7
Podiatrist Salary in Illinois $65.65 $136,550 # 8
Podiatrist Salary in Virginia $62.48 $129,950 # 9
Podiatrist Salary in Nevada $61.29 $127,480 # 10
Podiatrist Salary in Connecticut $67.40 $140,180 # 11
Podiatrist Salary in Georgia $66.45 $138,220 # 12
Podiatrist Salary in Texas $61.13 $127,160 # 13
Podiatrist Salary in Massachusetts $58.18 $121,010 # 14
Podiatrist Salary in Louisiana $66.94 $139,230 # 15
Podiatrist Salary in District of Columbia $68.71 $142,920 # 16
Podiatrist Salary in Indiana $63.96 $133,030 # 17
Podiatrist Salary in Kentucky $71.79 $149,330 # 18
Podiatrist Salary in Ohio $60.12 $125,060 # 19
Podiatrist Salary in Maryland $51.57 $107,260 # 20
Podiatrist Salary in Arizona $57.40 $119,390 # 21
Podiatrist Salary in Tennessee $54.78 $113,940 # 22
Podiatrist Salary in New York $58.91 $122,520 # 23
Podiatrist Salary in Pennsylvania $57.05 $118,650 # 24
Podiatrist Salary in South Carolina $57.91 $120,440 # 25
Podiatrist Salary in Nebraska $51.59 $107,310 # 26
Podiatrist Salary in New Jersey $62.55 $130,110 # 27
Podiatrist Salary in New Mexico $58.91 $122,530 # 28
Podiatrist Salary in Oklahoma $61.03 $126,950 # 29
Podiatrist Salary in Idaho $44.09 $91,710 # 30
Podiatrist Salary in Iowa $65.04 $135,280 # 31
Podiatrist Salary in Minnesota $59.69 $124,160 # 32
Podiatrist Salary in Kansas $51.34 $106,790 # 33
Podiatrist Salary in Florida $52.48 $109,150 # 34
Podiatrist Salary in Washington $61.48 $127,870 # 35
Podiatrist Salary in Utah $45.65 $94,960 # 36
Podiatrist Salary in California $51.19 $106,480 # 37
Podiatrist Salary in Michigan $52.88 $109,990 # 38
Podiatrist Salary in Alabama $38.50 $80,090 # 39
Podiatrist Salary in Colorado $28.84 $59,990 # 40
Podiatrist Salary in Rhode Island $38.18 $79,420 # 41
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Podiatrist

Interested in becoming a podiatrist? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good podiatrist? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A masters degree is required to be a Podiatrist.

  3. Get Hired

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    View all jobs →

    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.