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Health and Medical Average Salaries in Germany 2019

How much money does a person working in Health and Medical make in Germany?

6,475 EUR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Health and Medical in Germany typically earns around 6,475 EUR per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Health and Medical jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Salaries for specific jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Academic Clinician6,872 EUR
Acute Care Nurse3,932 EUR
Administrative Director7,106 EUR
Admitting Clerk2,895 EUR
Admitting Manager4,823 EUR
Admitting Officer3,117 EUR
Advanced Nutrition Aide4,693 EUR
Advanced Practice Provider5,199 EUR
Allergist8,174 EUR
Ambulance Dispatcher3,405 EUR
Ambulance Driver3,067 EUR
Ambulance Officer and Paramedic3,730 EUR
Ambulatory Services Director5,576 EUR
Anatomic Pathology Supervisor7,489 EUR
Anesthesia Technician4,698 EUR
Anesthesiologist14,289 EUR
Anesthesiology Assistant4,589 EUR
Assistant Director of Nursing4,839 EUR
Assistant Occupational Therapist3,381 EUR
Assistant Optometrist4,020 EUR
Assistant Physical Therapist2,909 EUR
Audiologist6,499 EUR
Behavioral Health Specialist4,929 EUR
Biomedical Engineering Director4,988 EUR
Biomedical Engineering Technician3,083 EUR
Breast Center Manager6,626 EUR
Cardiac Technician3,229 EUR
Cardiology Manager12,999 EUR
Cardiopulmonary Rehab Spcialist3,966 EUR
Cardiovascular Specialist17,787 EUR
Cardiovascular Technologist4,562 EUR
Care Assistant2,882 EUR
Care Coordinator4,651 EUR
Caregiver3,119 EUR
Case Manager4,537 EUR
Central Sterile Processing Technician3,615 EUR
Charge Entry Specialist4,087 EUR
Chief of Psychology14,553 EUR
Chief of Surgery18,995 EUR
Chiropractor5,049 EUR
Clinic Assistant2,952 EUR
Clinic Manager4,973 EUR
Clinic Navigator3,146 EUR
Clinical Application Specialist4,156 EUR
Clinical Biochemist5,183 EUR
Clinical Cytogeneticist5,506 EUR
Clinical Data Reviewer4,078 EUR
Clinical Development Specialist4,486 EUR
Clinical Director10,976 EUR
Clinical Field Associate3,922 EUR
Clinical Genetic Technologist4,369 EUR
Clinical Microbiologist4,652 EUR
Clinical Molecular Geneticist5,356 EUR
Clinical Neuropsychologist5,221 EUR
Clinical Policy Developer4,712 EUR
Clinical Psychologist13,831 EUR
Clinical Research Coordinator4,834 EUR
Clinical Scientist6,141 EUR
Clinical Social Worker3,246 EUR
CME Specialist4,980 EUR
Coding Practice Manager4,804 EUR
Community Relations Manager4,944 EUR
Company Nurse2,756 EUR
Correctional Treatment Specialist8,599 EUR
Counseling Psychologist10,290 EUR
Credentialing Analyst4,318 EUR
Critical Care Nurse3,649 EUR
CT Technologist4,267 EUR
Cytogenetic Technologist4,302 EUR
Data Coordinator3,210 EUR
Dental Assistant2,907 EUR
Dental Hygienist2,956 EUR
Dental Laboratory Technician3,232 EUR
Dental Receptionist3,080 EUR
Dental Technician3,264 EUR
Dental Therapist5,341 EUR
Dentist10,480 EUR
Dermatologist15,040 EUR
Diagnostic Medical Sonographer4,657 EUR
Dietetic Technician2,911 EUR
Dietitian10,069 EUR
Director of Medical Staff Services6,786 EUR
Discharge Coordinator3,664 EUR
Dispensing Optician4,111 EUR
District Nurse3,413 EUR
Doctor11,054 EUR
Dosimetrist6,054 EUR
EKG Technician4,035 EUR
Emergency Department Physician8,532 EUR
Emergency Management Director6,319 EUR
Emergency Response Specialist4,063 EUR
Emergency Services Director6,566 EUR
Endodontist12,381 EUR
Endoscopic Assistant3,430 EUR
Endoscopy Technician3,622 EUR
Enterostomal Therapist4,833 EUR
Epidemiologist7,517 EUR
ER Registration Supervisor4,565 EUR
Exercise Physiologist10,607 EUR
Family Nurse Practitioner3,596 EUR
FGP Ultrasound Techncian3,658 EUR
Food Services Director4,854 EUR
Forensic Pathologist11,560 EUR
General Medical Practitioner8,232 EUR
Genetic Counselor7,293 EUR
Head Nurse3,775 EUR
Health Compliance Director6,190 EUR
Health Economist5,294 EUR
Health Information Manager5,080 EUR
Health Services Manager6,182 EUR
Health Systems Specialist4,508 EUR
Health Technologist4,696 EUR
Health Unit Coordinator2,999 EUR
Healthcare Assistant3,493 EUR
Healthcare Consultant5,030 EUR
Healthcare Data Analyst4,639 EUR
Hearing Aid Specialist4,587 EUR
Histotechnologist4,924 EUR
Home Health Aide3,176 EUR
Home Health Scheduler2,888 EUR
Home Nurse3,173 EUR
ICU Registered Nurse3,513 EUR
Immunologist7,885 EUR
Industrial Hygienist5,237 EUR
Infection Control Coordinator4,519 EUR
Infection Control Practitioner5,263 EUR
Infection Preventionist4,669 EUR
Informatics Nurse Specialist3,718 EUR
Informatics Practice Specialist5,102 EUR
Intake Coordinator3,373 EUR
Internist14,275 EUR
Interventional Radiographer5,600 EUR
Interventionist13,451 EUR
Invasive Cardiologist17,598 EUR
Lab Assistant3,276 EUR
Laboratory Manager5,972 EUR
Laboratory Technician3,350 EUR
Lead Patient Account Representative4,506 EUR
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)3,590 EUR
Low Vision Therapist5,125 EUR
Mammography Technician3,276 EUR
Managed Care Assistant3,341 EUR
Maternity Services Director6,875 EUR
MDS Coordinator3,725 EUR
Medical Administrator4,051 EUR
Medical Assistant3,024 EUR
Medical Biller3,021 EUR
Medical Billing Clerk2,857 EUR
Medical Billing Specialist3,879 EUR
Medical Coder3,079 EUR
Medical Courier2,362 EUR
Medical Director9,919 EUR
Medical Equipment Maintenance Manager4,711 EUR
Medical Equipment Preparer3,657 EUR
Medical Forms Designer2,810 EUR
Medical Insurance Manager6,094 EUR
Medical Office Administrator4,714 EUR
Medical Office Assistant3,038 EUR
Medical Office Manager5,300 EUR
Medical Policy Manager5,310 EUR
Medical Policy Specialist4,608 EUR
Medical Project Coordinator4,405 EUR
Medical Records Administrator4,354 EUR
Medical Records Clerk2,941 EUR
Medical Records Coding Manager4,682 EUR
Medical Records Director5,125 EUR
Medical Records Transcriptionist2,912 EUR
Medical Scribe3,313 EUR
Medical Secretary2,746 EUR
Medical Staff Services Specialist4,075 EUR
Medical Technologist3,928 EUR
Medication Aide3,238 EUR
Mental Health Aide3,338 EUR
Mental Health Nurse3,443 EUR
Mental Health Technician3,331 EUR
Mental Health Therapst7,388 EUR
Mental Health Worker3,665 EUR
Mobile Phlebotomist3,456 EUR
MRI Technologist3,667 EUR
Music Therapist4,524 EUR
Naturopathic Physician13,118 EUR
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner3,699 EUR
Neonatologist6,391 EUR
Neurodiagnostic Techncian3,651 EUR
Neurologist12,086 EUR
Neurophysiology Technologist5,461 EUR
Neuropsychology Testing Assistant3,071 EUR
Nuclear Medical Technician4,287 EUR
Nuclear Medicine Physician11,254 EUR
Nuclear Medicine Technolgoist4,141 EUR
Nurse3,548 EUR
Nurse Educator4,217 EUR
Nurse Midwife4,145 EUR
Nurse Practitioner3,470 EUR
Nursing Assistant3,030 EUR
Nursing Coordinator3,921 EUR
Nursing Director5,264 EUR
Nursing Services Instructor3,999 EUR
Nursing Supervisor4,141 EUR
Nutrition Assistant4,137 EUR
Nutrition Services Aide3,630 EUR
Obstetrician / Gynecologist11,933 EUR
Occupaitional Therapy Assistant4,295 EUR
Occupational Health Advisor4,930 EUR
Occupational Health Safety Specialist5,745 EUR
Occupational Therapist5,436 EUR
Oncology Specialty Representative3,923 EUR
Operating Room Scheduler3,254 EUR
Operating Room Services Director9,909 EUR
Ophthalmic Assistant3,844 EUR
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technician3,774 EUR
Ophthalmologist9,538 EUR
Optician7,707 EUR
Optometrist9,000 EUR
Oral Surgeon13,351 EUR
Orthodontic Assistant3,741 EUR
Orthodontist13,314 EUR
Orthopedic Technician3,617 EUR
Orthoptist10,428 EUR
Orthotist10,238 EUR
Pathology Assistant3,335 EUR
Patient Account Represenatative4,540 EUR
Patient Care Coordinator4,004 EUR
Patient Care Manager4,615 EUR
Patient Care Services Executive5,352 EUR
Patient Care Technician3,312 EUR
Patient Management Coordinator3,842 EUR
Patient Registrar2,938 EUR
Patient Relations Manager4,840 EUR
Patient Representative3,627 EUR
Patient Safety Manager5,551 EUR
Patient Safety Specialist4,031 EUR
Patient Services Coordinator4,091 EUR
Patient Services Director6,296 EUR
Patient Sitter2,750 EUR
Pediatrician10,828 EUR
Perfusionist11,432 EUR
Periodontist12,698 EUR
Perioperative Aide3,715 EUR
Personal Support Worker2,664 EUR
Phlebotomist7,409 EUR
Physical Therapist7,120 EUR
Physical Therapy Aide2,985 EUR
Physical Therapy Assistant2,930 EUR
Physical Therapy Director8,057 EUR
Physician10,843 EUR
Physician - Anesthesiology16,299 EUR
Physician - Cardiology17,147 EUR
Physician - CCU9,538 EUR
Physician - Dermatology13,212 EUR
Physician - Emergency Room9,719 EUR
Physician - Endocrinology12,176 EUR
Physician - Family Practice9,189 EUR
Physician - Gastroenterology12,234 EUR
Physician - Generalist9,682 EUR
Physician - Geriatrics8,141 EUR
Physician - Hematology / Oncology11,176 EUR
Physician - Immunology / Allergy13,598 EUR
Physician - Infectious Disease11,398 EUR
Physician - Internal Medicine13,637 EUR
Physician - Maternal / Fetal Medicine10,699 EUR
Physician - Nephrology10,728 EUR
Physician - Neurology13,949 EUR
Physician - Nuclear Medicine11,623 EUR
Physician - Obstetrics / Gynecology11,514 EUR
Physician - Occupational Medicine9,141 EUR
Physician - Ophthalmology8,435 EUR
Physician - Otolaryngology8,582 EUR
Physician - Pain Medicine7,862 EUR
Physician - Pathology9,808 EUR
Physician - Pediatric Cardiology11,891 EUR
Physician - Pediatric Neonatology11,129 EUR
Physician - Pediatrics10,923 EUR
Physician - Physiatry11,682 EUR
Physician - Podiatry10,522 EUR
Physician - Pulmonary Medicine8,149 EUR
Physician - Radiation Therapy13,318 EUR
Physician - Radiology14,442 EUR
Physician - Rheumatology12,307 EUR
Physician - Sports Medicine11,967 EUR
Physician - Urology15,289 EUR
Physician Assistant6,961 EUR
Physiotherapist8,416 EUR
Podiatrist8,341 EUR
Practice Manager5,732 EUR
Pre Authorization Case Manager4,876 EUR
Preventive Medicine Physician10,269 EUR
Program Coordinator3,908 EUR
Project Manager4,775 EUR
Prosthetist8,232 EUR
Prosthodontist12,381 EUR
Psychiatric Nurse3,608 EUR
Psychiatric Technician3,472 EUR
Psychiatrist11,537 EUR
Psychololgist11,032 EUR
Psychometrician9,739 EUR
Psychometrist5,283 EUR
Public Health Analyst4,834 EUR
Public Health Social Worker3,051 EUR
Public Health Specialist4,047 EUR
Quality Assurance Manager5,402 EUR
Radiation Therapist12,635 EUR
Radiation Therapy Technologist4,312 EUR
Radiographer7,676 EUR
Radiography Technologist4,615 EUR
Radiologic Technologist4,741 EUR
Radiologist11,854 EUR
Radiology Manager10,912 EUR
Radiology Technologist4,890 EUR
Registered Nurse3,356 EUR
Registered Nurse Case Manager4,308 EUR
Registered Respiratory Therapist7,372 EUR
Rehabilitation Director7,924 EUR
Rehabilitation Services Manager6,707 EUR
Respiratory Care Practitioner6,829 EUR
Respiratory Manager5,336 EUR
Respiratory Therapist6,725 EUR
Respiratory Therapy Technician4,205 EUR
School Nurse3,153 EUR
Skin Care Specialist6,792 EUR
Sonographer5,174 EUR
Sonography Technologist5,049 EUR
Speech and Language Pathologist7,611 EUR
Staff Nurse3,708 EUR
Surgeon13,304 EUR
Surgeon - Burn13,851 EUR
Surgeon - Cardiothoracic18,697 EUR
Surgeon - Heart Transplant20,017 EUR
Surgeon - Neurology16,910 EUR
Surgeon - Orthopedic18,723 EUR
Surgeon - Pediatric16,237 EUR
Surgeon - Plastic Reconstructive18,504 EUR
Surgeon - Trauma14,529 EUR
Surgical Assistant8,515 EUR
Surgical Instrument Techncian3,693 EUR
Surgical Technologist3,741 EUR
Telephonic Nurse Case Manager3,917 EUR
Theatre Manager4,635 EUR
Treatment Services Director6,739 EUR
Ultrasonographer4,139 EUR
Ultrasound Technologist3,817 EUR
Urologist16,097 EUR
Utilization Review Nurse3,340 EUR
Vascular Technologist3,545 EUR
Vision Rehabilitation Therapist7,409 EUR
Ward Manager4,855 EUR
Wellness Coordinator4,586 EUR
X-Ray Technologist5,014 EUR

Health and Medical Jobs Salary Distribution in Germany

Median and salary distribution monthly Germany Health and Medical

Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles

The Health and Medical salaries in Germany range between 2,003 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 20,597 EUR per month (maximum salary).

The median salary is 6,734 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Health and Medical are earning less than 6,734 EUR while the other half are earning more than 6,734 EUR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Health and Medical are earning less than 3,932 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 3,932 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Health and Medical are earning less than 14,759 EUR while 25% are earning more than 14,759 EUR.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should you be looking at?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary

Salaries for specific divisions

Choose a division from below to explore specific salary details

DentalDoctor / PhysicianHealthcare ManagementHealthcare TechnicalNursingPatient CareSurgery

Health and Medical Salary Forecast and Trend in Germany

How do Health and Medical salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.

Salary trends and forecast monthly Germany Health and Medical
Average Salary 2016    =  
5,806 EUR
Average Salary 2017    +4%  
6,021 EUR
Average Salary 2018    +4%  
6,244 EUR
Average Salary 2019    +4%  
6,475 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Health and Medical salaries in Germany are rising in the year 2019 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 4% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2020 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.

Health and Medical Hourly Average Wage in Germany

37 EUR per hour
Average Hourly Wage

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Germany for Health and Medical is 37 EUR. This means that the average person in Germany earns approximatly 37 EUR for every worked hour.


Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.

Health and Medical VS Other Jobs

Salary Comparison Between Health and Medical and Health and Medical monthly GermanyWe compared Germany salaries for Health and Medical and All Jobs and we found that Health and Medical salaries are 39% more than those of All Jobs.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Berlin7,375 EUR
Bremen6,395 EUR
Dortmund6,246 EUR
Dresden6,021 EUR
Dusseldorf6,780 EUR
Essen6,513 EUR
Frankfurt6,884 EUR
Hamburg7,252 EUR
Hannover5,879 EUR
Koln7,007 EUR
Leipzig6,146 EUR
Munchen7,130 EUR
Nurnberg5,764 EUR
Stuttgart6,630 EUR
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