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Podiatrists in New Jersey

Is New Jersey a good place for you to work as a Podiatrist?

4.7% Jobs Projection
$128,850 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Podiatrists in New Jersey are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Podiatrists in New Jersey is growing slower than average.

  • Podiatrists in New Jersey earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Podiatrists Work in New Jersey?

In New Jersey, there were 410 people working as Podiatrists in the year 2018.

There were 390 Podiatrists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 110 Podiatrists working in it, which means New Jersey has more Podiatrists than average.


Job Projections for New Jersey

Jobs for Podiatrists in this state are growing at a rate of 4.7% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.9%.


New Jersey Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 20 annual Podiatrists job openings in New Jersey, and 450 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 700 annual jobs and 12,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Podiatrists Make in New Jersey?

In 2018 wages for Podiatrists ranged from $67,570 to $200,440 with $128,850 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $32.48 to $96.37. The median hourly rate was $61.95.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $57.07 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $4.88.

The median salary in New Jersey is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top New Jersey Metros for Podiatrists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Podiatrists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 1,240 $129,690
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 400 $126,430
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 60 $135,610

Top States for Podiatrists Employment

View the list below to see where most Podiatrists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 1,140 $128,010
Florida 860 $125,640
California 780 $119,560
Pennsylvania 600 $122,240
Illinois 570 $157,650
Texas 460 $133,410
Ohio 420 $138,930
New Jersey 410 $128,850
Michigan 380 $131,860
Virginia 300 $98,510
Maryland 290 $132,790
Georgia 270 $109,310
Indiana 240 $134,670
Arizona 220 $117,100
Massachusetts 210 $142,610
North Carolina 190 $153,630
Minnesota 170 $164,210
Wisconsin 160 $192,920
Washington 140 $109,320
Colorado 110 $112,230

Below are the states where Podiatrists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Rhode Island $208,000
Nebraska $208,000
Wisconsin $192,920
Minnesota $164,210
Illinois $157,650
South Carolina $157,650
West Virginia $154,140
North Carolina $153,630
Delaware $152,440
Iowa $146,340


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