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Massage Therapists

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $24.04
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Massage Therapists *

Area Low Median High
U S
$17.82 $24.04 $31.01
Minnesota
$19.74 $24.04 $31.24
Central Minnesota
$20.18 $24.70 $31.20
Northeast Minnesota
$21.69 $24.30 $28.17
Northwest Minnesota
$21.66 $24.89 $30.94
Southeast Minnesota
$21.66 $22.90 $29.21
Southwest Minnesota
$21.66 $22.09 $29.21
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$24.04 $24.04 $31.20

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 1,230 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Massage Therapists most often work?

 

Current Demand

No data available.

 

Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 4,500 new Massage Therapists to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Massage Therapists
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 144,600 191,100 46,500 32.2%
Minnesota 2,910 3,728 818 28.1%
Central Minnesota 291 356 65 22.3%
Northwest Minnesota 247 306 59 23.9%
Southeast Minnesota 217 261 44 20.3%
Southwest Minnesota 168 203 35 20.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,860 2,460 600 32.3%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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