Massage Therapists

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Occupation Description

Massage therapists implement therapeutic massages of soft tissues and joints. They often help in the evaluation of range of motion and muscle strength, or suggest individual’s therapy strategies.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

71040

Job Openings By 2020

55900

Growth Rate

20.1%

Required Education

Postsecondary non-degree award
Specific Programs:
Certificate in Massage Therapy

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth