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$119,560 Median Salary
  • Podiatrists in California earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Podiatrists Work in California?

There were approximately 780 workers employed as Podiatrists in this state in 2018.

There were 830 Podiatrists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 50 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Podiatrists in CA Employment Trend

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

Podiatrists in CA vs. the Average State

What do Podiatrists Make in California?

In 2018 wages for Podiatrists ranged from $37,610 to $204,280 with $119,560 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $18.08 to $98.21. The median hourly rate was $57.48.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $49.63 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $7.85.

The median salary in California is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Podiatrists Earnings: CA vs. National Average

Top California Metros for Podiatrists

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

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 280 $52,890
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 130 $104,880
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 80 $118,470
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 60 $155,210

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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