Acupuncture Salary in New Jersey - NJ
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics has not revealed the average acupuncturist salary in New Jersey or any state. However, a recent online survey found that the average yearly acupuncturist salary in New Jersey is $98,000. This pay might sound high, but it most likely represents the salary of an acupuncturist who has received an advanced graduate degree, or even a medical degree. Those with bachelor degrees would probably earn a bit less than that.
A quick search of the New Jersey classifieds on indeed.com shows that most current job openings involving acupuncture are, indeed, for those with advanced medical training. Branchburg Animal Hospital in Branchburg had an opening for an associate veterinarian with acupuncture licensing; Jersey Medical Care in Old Bridge had an opening for a licensed psychotherapist with acupuncture certification; Physicians for Women, P.A. in Northern New Jersey had an opportunity for an OB/GYN physician with acupuncture training; and Cinnaminson Animal Hospital in Cinnaminson had an opening for an Associate Veterinarian with acupuncture training. Indeed.com says that the average salary of an acupuncturist working in New Jersey is $66,000; with earnings averaging $79,000 in Newark; $61,000 in Trenton; $79,000 in Jersey City; $80,000 in Paterson; and $80,000 in Woodbridge.