The opportunity in massage therapy have never looked better. Employment can include private practice or employment in a variety of settings as you will see below.
Massage Therapy is listed first under “Best Career to Enjoy Life While You Work”, according to Consumer Guide.
Compensation for massage is well above average. Massage Therapy occupation is projected to have a bright outlook in the ten years between 2020 and 2030, and such a projection is based on national statistics. (4)
(31 -9011.00 – Massage Therapists (onetonline.org) ) Bright Outlook means that the occupation will grow rapidly or faster than average.
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Massage Therapy is a high demand occupation.
Massage Therapy is an ongoing career.
Helping people feel better is a career you will love. Massage Therapy is ranked #7 in best jobs without a college degree. (5)
Massage Therapy is a growth occupation.
The Massage Therapy profession has a projected growth of 32% from 2020 to 2030. (6)
Pay for Massage Therapists in 2021 was $46,910. Average charge for Massage Therapists is $75. Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics.(2)
54% of all consumers received their last massage for health or wellness reasons