Massage Therapist

Code: 31-9011.00

Also known as: Bodywork Therapist, Certified Massage Therapist (CMT), Clinical Massage Therapist, Integrated Deep Tissue Massage Therapist, Licensed Massage Practitioner (LMP), Licensed Massage Therapist, Massage Therapist, Medical Massage Therapist, Registered Massage Therapist, Therapeutic Massage Technician

Description: Massage Therapists utilize touch and soft tissue manipulation to help their clients to relax, improve circulation, relieve stress, rehabilitate injuries and increase overall wellness. Generally, Therapists must complete some post-secondary study, which involves 500 or more hours of classroom guidance and experience. In some states, Therapists are required to have a license or relevant certification.

Massage Therapist

Typical wages

10% $22,580
25% $30,010
Median $43,620
75% $59,790
90% $79,150
10% $10.86
25% $14.43
Median $20.97
75% $28.74
90% $38.06

Projected employment

Estimated Employment
(2019 year)
Projected Employment
(2029 year)
Percent Change +0 %
Projected Annual Job Openings 22,000