The median annual wage for audiologists was $74,890 in May 2015.
The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $49,760, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $111,450.
In May 2015, the median annual wages for audiologists in the top industries in which they worked were as follows:
Hospitals; state, local, and private
Offices of other health practitioners
Offices of physicians
Health and personal care stores
Educational services; state, local, and private
Most audiologists worked full time in 2014, although about 1 out of 3 worked part time. Some may work weekends and evenings to meet patients' needs. Those who work on a contract basis may spend time traveling between facilities.
Median annual wages, May 2015
Health diagnosing and treating practitioners
Total, all occupations
Note: All Occupations includes all occupations in the U.S. Economy. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics