Employment of massage therapists is projected to grow 22 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. *The median annual Massage Therapist salary is $47,981, as of June 28, 2017, with a range usually between $42,933-$55,118, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Massage Therapists can work in Spa's, Chiropractic offices, Resorts, Cruise Ships. Business offices, Medical Offices, Physical Therapy offices, Sports Team, Movie studio's and on private clients.
Today people are spending a lot of time sitting at a desk, and it wreaks havoc on our health. It can increase your risk of disability later in life by up to 50%. It can also increase your risk of heart failure, diabetes, cancer, stroke, heart disease, and more. In fact, some health experts have called sitting " the new smoking" due to its negative heath ramifications. Fortunately, there are some easy ways to counteract the effects of sitting all day, and one of them is massage therapy.