Assessment result details

Therapy and Natural Healing

People with these jobs help patients through therapeutic services and natural healing.

Clinical Psychologists

Diagnose or evaluate mental and emotional disorders of individuals through observation, interview, and psychological tests, and formulate and administer programs of treatment.
Annual Wage
$105,694.53
Top Entry-level Education
a Master's or Professional degree
16.25%
a Doctoral degree or more
83.75%

Chiropractors

Assess, treat, and care for patients by manipulation of spine and musculoskeletal system. May provide spinal adjustment or address sacral or pelvic misalignment.
Annual Wage
$64,568.99
Top Entry-level Education
a high school diploma or less
3.58%
a certificate
6.75%
a Master's or Professional degree
7.53%
a Doctoral degree or more
82.14%

Dietitians and Nutritionists

Plan and conduct food service or nutritional programs to assist in the promotion of health and control of disease. May supervise activities of a department providing quantity food services, counsel individuals, or conduct nutritional research.
Annual Wage
$80,588.32
Top Entry-level Education
a Bachelor's degree
61.90%
a Master's or Professional degree
28.57%
a Doctoral degree or more
9.52%

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians

Diagnose and treat disorders requiring physiotherapy to provide physical, mental, and occupational rehabilitation.
Annual Wage
$235,774.09
Top Entry-level Education
a Bachelor's degree
0.81%
a Master's or Professional degree
1.25%
a Doctoral degree or more
97.94%

Occupational Therapists

Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that help build or restore vocational, homemaking, and daily living skills, as well as general independence, to persons with disabilities or developmental delays.
Annual Wage
$101,994.09
Top Entry-level Education
a Bachelor's degree
19.05%
a Master's or Professional degree
76.19%
a Doctoral degree or more
4.76%

Low Vision Therapists, Orientation and Mobility Specialists, and Vision Rehabilitation Therapists

Provide therapy to patients with visual impairments to improve their functioning in daily life activities. May train patients in activities such as computer use, communication skills, or home management skills.
Annual Wage
$101,994.09
Top Entry-level Education
a high school diploma or less
4.00%
a Bachelor's degree
40.00%
a Master's or Professional degree
56.00%

Physical Therapists

Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs that improve mobility, relieve pain, increase strength, and improve or correct disabling conditions resulting from disease or injury.
Annual Wage
$104,387.56
Top Entry-level Education
an Associate degree
6.26%
a Bachelor's degree
8.31%
a Master's or Professional degree
38.30%
a Doctoral degree or more
47.13%

Radiation Therapists

Provide radiation therapy to patients as prescribed by a radiologist according to established practices and standards. Duties may include reviewing prescription and diagnosis; acting as liaison with physician and supportive care personnel; preparing equipment, such as immobilization, treatment, and protection devices; and maintaining records, reports, and files. May assist in dosimetry procedures and tumor localization.
Annual Wage
$123,801.60
Top Entry-level Education
a certificate
8.87%
some college
3.45%
an Associate degree
50.14%
a Bachelor's degree
37.54%

Recreational Therapists

Plan, direct, or coordinate medically-approved recreation programs for patients in hospitals, nursing homes, or other institutions. Activities include sports, trips, dramatics, social activities, and arts and crafts. May assess a patient condition and recommend appropriate recreational activity.
Annual Wage
$81,660.80
Top Entry-level Education
some college
4.00%
a Bachelor's degree
88.00%
a Master's or Professional degree
8.00%

Art Therapists

Plan or conduct art therapy sessions or programs to improve clients' physical, cognitive, or emotional well-being.
Annual Wage
$81,660.80
Top Entry-level Education
a Master's or Professional degree
100.00%

Music Therapists

Plan, organize, or direct medically prescribed music therapy activities designed to positively influence patients' psychological or behavioral status.
Annual Wage
$81,660.80
Top Entry-level Education
a Bachelor's degree
85.71%
a Master's or Professional degree
14.29%

Respiratory Therapists

Assess, treat, and care for patients with breathing disorders. Assume primary responsibility for all respiratory care modalities, including the supervision of respiratory therapy technicians. Initiate and conduct therapeutic procedures; maintain patient records; and select, assemble, check, and operate equipment.
Annual Wage
$85,633.60
Top Entry-level Education
a certificate
5.15%
an Associate degree
82.75%
a Bachelor's degree
12.10%

Exercise Physiologists

Assess, plan, or implement fitness programs that include exercise or physical activities such as those designed to improve cardiorespiratory function, body composition, muscular strength, muscular endurance, or flexibility.
Annual Wage
$59,168.57
Top Entry-level Education
a Bachelor's degree
59.09%
a Master's or Professional degree
31.82%
a Doctoral degree or more
9.09%

Nurse Midwives

Diagnose and coordinate all aspects of the birthing process, either independently or as part of a healthcare team. May provide well-woman gynecological care. Must have specialized, graduate nursing education.
Annual Wage
$167,714.35
Top Entry-level Education
a certificate
2.70%
a Bachelor's degree
5.41%
a Master's or Professional degree
91.89%

Acupuncturists

Provide treatment of symptoms and disorders using needles and small electrical currents. May provide massage treatment. May also provide preventive treatments.
Annual Wage
$63,946.82
Top Entry-level Education
a Master's or Professional degree
93.26%
a Doctoral degree or more
6.74%

Naturopathic Physicians

Diagnose, treat, and help prevent diseases using a system of practice that is based on the natural healing capacity of individuals. May use physiological, psychological or mechanical methods. May also use natural medicines, prescription or legend drugs, foods, herbs, or other natural remedies.
Annual Wage
$63,946.82
Top Entry-level Education
a Master's or Professional degree
4.76%
a Doctoral degree or more
95.23%

Dietetic Technicians

Assist in the provision of food service and nutritional programs, under the supervision of a dietitian. May plan and produce meals based on established guidelines, teach principles of food and nutrition, or counsel individuals.
Annual Wage
$34,673.60
Top Entry-level Education
a high school diploma or less
84.51%
some college
6.02%
an Associate degree
3.15%
a Bachelor's degree
6.32%

Respiratory Therapy Technicians

Provide respiratory care under the direction of respiratory therapists and physicians.
Annual Wage
$49,878.32
Top Entry-level Education
a certificate
0.39%
some college
0.20%
an Associate degree
63.43%
a Bachelor's degree
35.99%

Genetic Counselors

Assess individual or family risk for a variety of inherited conditions, such as genetic disorders and birth defects. Provide information to other healthcare providers or to individuals and families concerned with the risk of inherited conditions. Advise individuals and families to support informed decisionmaking and coping methods for those at risk. May help conduct research related to genetic conditions or genetic counseling.
Annual Wage
$122,202.61
Top Entry-level Education
a Master's or Professional degree
100.00%

Midwives

Provide prenatal care and childbirth assistance.
Annual Wage
$55,883.50
Top Entry-level Education
a certificate
10.66%
some college
9.48%
an Associate degree
19.83%
a Bachelor's degree
30.18%
a Master's or Professional degree
29.85%

Home Health Aides

Provide routine individualized healthcare such as changing bandages and dressing wounds, and applying topical medications to the elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities at the patient's home or in a care facility. Monitor or report changes in health status. May also provide personal care such as bathing, dressing, and grooming of patient.
Annual Wage
$29,082.10
Top Entry-level Education
a high school diploma or less
63.23%
a certificate
20.90%
some college
7.02%
an Associate degree
8.84%

Occupational Therapy Assistants

Assist occupational therapists in providing occupational therapy treatments and procedures. May, in accordance with State laws, assist in development of treatment plans, carry out routine functions, direct activity programs, and document the progress of treatments. Generally requires formal training.
Annual Wage
$74,360.00
Top Entry-level Education
an Associate degree
81.61%
a Bachelor's degree
8.31%
a Master's or Professional degree
10.08%

Occupational Therapy Aides

Under close supervision of an occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant, perform only delegated, selected, or routine tasks in specific situations. These duties include preparing patient and treatment room.
Annual Wage
$31,345.60
Top Entry-level Education
a high school diploma or less
36.76%
a certificate
8.72%
some college
24.32%
an Associate degree
28.40%
a Master's or Professional degree
1.80%

Physical Therapist Assistants

Assist physical therapists in providing physical therapy treatments and procedures. May, in accordance with State laws, assist in the development of treatment plans, carry out routine functions, document the progress of treatment, and modify specific treatments in accordance with patient status and within the scope of treatment plans established by a physical therapist. Generally requires formal training.
Annual Wage
$72,611.17
Top Entry-level Education
an Associate degree
84.16%
a Bachelor's degree
14.88%
a Master's or Professional degree
0.97%

Physical Therapist Aides

Under close supervision of a physical therapist or physical therapy assistant, perform only delegated, selected, or routine tasks in specific situations. These duties include preparing the patient and the treatment area.
Annual Wage
$30,633.62
Top Entry-level Education
a high school diploma or less
50.03%
a certificate
5.30%
some college
14.67%
an Associate degree
21.51%
a Bachelor's degree
8.49%

Massage Therapists

Perform therapeutic massages of soft tissues and joints. May assist in the assessment of range of motion and muscle strength, or propose client therapy plans.
Annual Wage
$37,163.50
Top Entry-level Education
a high school diploma or less
23.33%
a certificate
56.67%
some college
10.00%
an Associate degree
6.67%
a Bachelor's degree
3.33%