How Much Do Podiatrists Make? (2023)

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How Much Money Do Podiatrists Make?

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that podiatrists make a median salary of $145,840 each year or $70.11 per hour. The bottom 10 percent of podiatrists earn less than $61,350 per year, while the top 10 percent of podiatrists earn more than $ annually.

How Much Do Podiatrists Get Starting Out?

The BLS does not provide average compensation data for entry-level positions for podiatrists just starting out, but the bottom 25 percent of podiatrists earn $96,320 each year.

How Many Podiatrists Are There in the United States?

There are 11,000 podiatrists in the U.S.

How Much Do Podiatrists Earn in Each State?

The table below compares podiatrist salaries across states and U.S. territories (Source: BLS Occupational Employment and Wages May 2020). You can also find data for the number of podiatrists in each state as well as the number of podiatrists per 1,000 jobs—a figure that can help you determine the job's popularity in a given location. Not all locations have employment statistics. 

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