Podiatrist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Podiatrist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Rhode Island $226,030
Nebraska $219,670
Wisconsin $192,920
South Carolina $157,650
North Carolina $153,630
Minnesota $164,210
Arkansas $129,080
Indiana $134,670
Illinois $157,650
West Virginia $154,140
Iowa $146,340
Massachusetts $142,610
Delaware $152,440
Maryland $132,790
Louisiana $128,680
New York $128,010
Ohio $138,930
District of Columbia $108,950
Alabama $143,620
Utah $121,270
Virginia $98,510
Arizona $117,100
Tennessee $135,680
Texas $133,410
Pennsylvania $122,240
Washington $109,320
Florida $125,640
Missouri $135,140
Oklahoma $121,280
New Jersey $128,850
Michigan $131,860
Georgia $109,310
New Mexico $106,030
Kansas $118,050
California $119,560
Colorado $112,230
Montana $104,090
Kentucky $94,370
Nevada $105,920
Connecticut $76,530
Oregon $103,790

How much does a Podiatrist earn?

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reveals the top paying industries for podiatrists:

  • offices of physicians, where podiatrists earn $157,590/yr
  • outpatient care centres, where podiatrists earn $142,620/yr
  • offices of other health practitioners, where podiatrists earn $131,980/yr
  • general medical and surgical hospitals, where podiatrists earn $112,170/yr
  • those employed by the federal executive branch earn $103,620/yr

Podiatrist salaries will also vary according to experience (the following data is from Payscale.com):

  • those with one to four years of experience earn between $62,000 to $125,000/yr
  • those with five to nine years of experience earn between $74,000 and $150,000/yr
  • those with 10 to 19 years of experience earn between $81,000 and $180,000/yr
  • those with 20+ years of experience earn between $96,000 to $200,000/yr

Self-employed podiatrists may earn more than salaried podiatrists, but they are also responsible for the costs of running a business, such as providing benefits for themselves and employees.

How do podiatrist salaries compare to similar careers?

Podiatrists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than neurologists but more than coroners.

Career Median Salary
Neurologist salary $201K
Urologist salary $201K
Internist salary $194K
Pediatrician salary $171K
Dentist salary $152K
Podiatrist salary $130K
Veterinarian salary $94K
Naturopathic physician salary $74K
Chiropractor salary $71K
Coroner salary $69K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)