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Chiropractors In Demand

General Information

Description

Assess, treat, and care for patients by manipulation of spine and musculoskeletal system. May provide spinal adjustment or address sacral or pelvic misalignment.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Self-employed62.18%
  2. Private, for profit34.33%
  3. Federal government1.37%
  4. Private, not for profit1.30%
  5. State and local government0.49%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure

Industry areas

  • Health Science

Job Outlook

Projected Job Growth (2022 - 2032)
+9%
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$75,380

State-by-state Salary

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$105,560
$45,820
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Education & Interests

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • Doctoral degree 82%
  • First professional degree 7%
  • Post-secondary certificate 6%
  • High school 3%
  • Some college 0%
  • Master's degree 0%
  • Bachelor's degree 0%
  • Associate's degree 0%
  • Post baccalaureate 0%
  • Less than high school 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%

PERSONALITY CHARACTERISTICS

You may find this career fulfilling if you consider yourself to be:

  • Social — You have an interest in helping, teaching, advising, assisting or providing service to others.
  • Investigative — You have an interest in studying and researching objects, organisms, and other things.
  • Realistic — You have an interest in physically working with equipment, materials or structures.

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Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership

Knowledge

  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Psychology
  • Education and Training
  • Administrative
  • English Language

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