Podiatrist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Podiatrist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Hawaii $273,040
Nebraska $228,050
Wisconsin $213,600
Minnesota $190,620
Arkansas $178,540
Illinois $167,670
Delaware $151,580
Indiana $148,250
Texas $131,790
Rhode Island $126,780
Massachusetts $135,620
Missouri $127,740
South Carolina $144,320
North Carolina $129,820
New Mexico $135,290
Maryland $123,480
Tennessee $134,700
New York $124,470
Arizona $129,720
Ohio $124,160
Louisiana $112,740
District of Columbia $120,600
Nevada $118,920
New Jersey $137,390
Maine $137,780
Kentucky $128,760
Pennsylvania $130,200
Georgia $114,460
Oregon $104,510
Kansas $118,290
Connecticut $116,090
Florida $110,610
Alabama $119,600
Utah $107,190
Michigan $113,730
California $113,510
Washington $104,540
Oklahoma $105,600
Colorado $59,080

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 hospitalists but more than coroners.

Career Median Salary
Hospitalist salary $26K
Family practitioner salary $199K
Internist salary $193K
Pediatrician salary $173K
Dentist salary $151K
Podiatrist salary $128K
Veterinarian salary $78K
Naturopathic physician salary $74K
Chiropractor salary $69K
Coroner salary $68K