Massage Therapy Ranked in Best Health Care Jobs and Top 100 Best Jobs in United States
The U.S News & World Report has announced its Job Ranking for professions in United States based on specifications that matter most: salary, advancement opportunities, the number of expected openings, and career fulfillment. The results ranked Massage Therapist as #28 Best Health Care Job and #62 in the Top 100 Best Jobs in accordance to its ability to meet the said employment concerns.
The growing number of massage clinics and spas in United States for the recent years accentuates an increasing demand for massage services. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), massage therapist employment growth has been anticipated to rise to approximately 22.6 percent in the years 2012 to 2022, increasing the number to about 30,000 more professionals in the said field. Statistics gathered by the same said bureau, medial annual salary for massage therapist is $35,920 in the year 2013.
The article also cited the standard training and requirements needed for national licensing. Most states would require a completion of massage training program and passing the national examination.
To learn more, read the full article at http://money.usnews.com/careers/best-jobs/massage-therapist, and decide when you can get started in your new massage therapy career at Myotherapy College of Utah.