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Health and Medical Average Salaries in Germany 2020

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

Average Monthly Salary
16,500 EUR
( 198,000 EUR yearly)


A person working in Health and Medical in Germany typically earns around 16,500 EUR per month. Salaries range from 5,110 EUR (lowest) to 52,600 EUR (highest).

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 Clinician17,500 EUR
Acute Care Nurse10,000 EUR
Administrative Director18,100 EUR
Admitting Clerk7,390 EUR
Admitting Manager12,300 EUR
Admitting Officer7,960 EUR
Advanced Nutrition Aide12,000 EUR
Advanced Practice Provider13,300 EUR
Allergist20,900 EUR
Ambulance Dispatcher8,690 EUR
Ambulance Driver7,830 EUR
Ambulance Officer and Paramedic9,520 EUR
Ambulatory Services Director14,200 EUR
Anatomic Pathology Supervisor19,100 EUR
Anesthesia Technician12,000 EUR
Anesthesiologist36,500 EUR
Anesthesiology Assistant11,700 EUR
Assistant Director of Nursing12,400 EUR
Assistant Occupational Therapist8,630 EUR
Assistant Optometrist10,300 EUR
Assistant Physical Therapist7,430 EUR
Audiologist16,600 EUR
Behavioral Health Specialist12,600 EUR
Biomedical Engineering Director12,700 EUR
Biomedical Engineering Technician7,870 EUR
Breast Center Manager16,900 EUR
Cardiac Technician8,240 EUR
Cardiology Manager33,200 EUR
Cardiopulmonary Rehab Spcialist10,100 EUR
Cardiovascular Specialist45,400 EUR
Cardiovascular Technologist11,600 EUR
Care Assistant7,360 EUR
Care Coordinator11,900 EUR
Caregiver7,960 EUR
Case Manager11,600 EUR
Central Sterile Processing Technician9,230 EUR
Charge Entry Specialist10,400 EUR
Chief of Psychology37,200 EUR
Chief of Surgery48,500 EUR
Chiropractor12,900 EUR
Clinic Assistant7,540 EUR
Clinic Manager12,700 EUR
Clinic Navigator8,030 EUR
Clinical Application Specialist10,600 EUR
Clinical Biochemist13,200 EUR
Clinical Cytogeneticist14,100 EUR
Clinical Data Reviewer10,400 EUR
Clinical Development Specialist11,500 EUR
Clinical Director28,000 EUR
Clinical Field Associate10,000 EUR
Clinical Genetic Technologist11,200 EUR
Clinical Microbiologist11,900 EUR
Clinical Molecular Geneticist13,700 EUR
Clinical Neuropsychologist13,300 EUR
Clinical Policy Developer12,000 EUR
Clinical Psychologist35,300 EUR
Clinical Research Coordinator12,300 EUR
Clinical Scientist15,700 EUR
Clinical Social Worker8,290 EUR
CME Specialist12,700 EUR
Coding Practice Manager12,300 EUR
Community Relations Manager12,600 EUR
Company Nurse7,030 EUR
Correctional Treatment Specialist22,000 EUR
Counseling Psychologist26,300 EUR
Credentialing Analyst11,000 EUR
Critical Care Nurse9,320 EUR
CT Technologist10,900 EUR
Cytogenetic Technologist11,000 EUR
Data Coordinator8,190 EUR
Dental Assistant7,420 EUR
Dental Hygienist7,550 EUR
Dental Laboratory Technician8,250 EUR
Dental Receptionist7,860 EUR
Dental Technician8,330 EUR
Dental Therapist13,600 EUR
Dentist26,800 EUR
Dermatologist38,400 EUR
Diagnostic Medical Sonographer11,900 EUR
Dietetic Technician7,430 EUR
Dietitian25,700 EUR
Director of Medical Staff Services17,300 EUR
Discharge Coordinator9,350 EUR
Dispensing Optician10,500 EUR
District Nurse8,710 EUR
Doctor28,200 EUR
Dosimetrist15,500 EUR
EKG Technician10,300 EUR
Emergency Department Physician21,800 EUR
Emergency Management Director16,100 EUR
Emergency Response Specialist10,400 EUR
Emergency Services Director16,800 EUR
Endodontist31,600 EUR
Endoscopic Assistant8,760 EUR
Endoscopy Technician9,250 EUR
Enterostomal Therapist12,300 EUR
Epidemiologist19,200 EUR
ER Registration Supervisor11,700 EUR
Exercise Physiologist27,100 EUR
Family Nurse Practitioner9,180 EUR
FGP Ultrasound Techncian9,340 EUR
Food Services Director12,400 EUR
Forensic Pathologist29,500 EUR
General Medical Practitioner21,000 EUR
Genetic Counselor18,600 EUR
Head Nurse9,640 EUR
Health Compliance Director15,800 EUR
Health Economist13,500 EUR
Health Information Manager13,000 EUR
Health Services Manager15,800 EUR
Health Systems Specialist11,500 EUR
Health Technologist12,000 EUR
Health Unit Coordinator7,660 EUR
Healthcare Assistant8,920 EUR
Healthcare Consultant12,800 EUR
Healthcare Data Analyst11,800 EUR
Hearing Aid Specialist11,700 EUR
Histotechnologist12,600 EUR
Home Health Aide8,110 EUR
Home Health Scheduler7,370 EUR
Home Nurse8,100 EUR
ICU Registered Nurse8,970 EUR
Immunologist20,100 EUR
Industrial Hygienist13,400 EUR
Infection Control Coordinator11,500 EUR
Infection Control Practitioner13,400 EUR
Infection Preventionist11,900 EUR
Informatics Nurse Specialist9,490 EUR
Informatics Practice Specialist13,000 EUR
Intake Coordinator8,610 EUR
Internist36,400 EUR
Interventional Radiographer14,300 EUR
Interventionist34,300 EUR
Invasive Cardiologist44,900 EUR
Lab Assistant8,360 EUR
Laboratory Manager15,200 EUR
Laboratory Technician8,550 EUR
Lead Patient Account Representative11,500 EUR
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)9,170 EUR
Low Vision Therapist13,100 EUR
Mammography Technician8,360 EUR
Managed Care Assistant8,530 EUR
Maternity Services Director17,600 EUR
MDS Coordinator9,510 EUR
Medical Administrator10,300 EUR
Medical Assistant7,720 EUR
Medical Biller7,710 EUR
Medical Billing Clerk7,290 EUR
Medical Billing Specialist9,900 EUR
Medical Coder7,860 EUR
Medical Courier6,030 EUR
Medical Director25,300 EUR
Medical Equipment Maintenance Manager12,000 EUR
Medical Equipment Preparer9,340 EUR
Medical Forms Designer7,170 EUR
Medical Insurance Manager15,600 EUR
Medical Office Administrator12,000 EUR
Medical Office Assistant7,760 EUR
Medical Office Manager13,500 EUR
Medical Policy Manager13,600 EUR
Medical Policy Specialist11,800 EUR
Medical Project Coordinator11,200 EUR
Medical Records Administrator11,100 EUR
Medical Records Clerk7,510 EUR
Medical Records Coding Manager12,000 EUR
Medical Records Director13,100 EUR
Medical Records Transcriptionist7,430 EUR
Medical Scribe8,460 EUR
Medical Secretary7,010 EUR
Medical Staff Services Specialist10,400 EUR
Medical Technologist10,000 EUR
Medication Aide8,270 EUR
Mental Health Aide8,520 EUR
Mental Health Nurse8,790 EUR
Mental Health Technician8,500 EUR
Mental Health Therapst18,900 EUR
Mental Health Worker9,360 EUR
Mobile Phlebotomist8,820 EUR
MRI Technologist9,360 EUR
Music Therapist11,500 EUR
Naturopathic Physician33,500 EUR
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner9,440 EUR
Neonatologist16,300 EUR
Neurodiagnostic Techncian9,320 EUR
Neurologist30,900 EUR
Neurophysiology Technologist13,900 EUR
Neuropsychology Testing Assistant7,840 EUR
Nuclear Medical Technician10,900 EUR
Nuclear Medicine Physician28,700 EUR
Nuclear Medicine Technolgoist10,600 EUR
Nurse9,060 EUR
Nurse Educator10,800 EUR
Nurse Midwife10,600 EUR
Nurse Practitioner8,860 EUR
Nursing Assistant7,740 EUR
Nursing Coordinator10,000 EUR
Nursing Director13,400 EUR
Nursing Services Instructor10,200 EUR
Nursing Supervisor10,600 EUR
Nutrition Assistant10,600 EUR
Nutrition Services Aide9,270 EUR
Obstetrician / Gynecologist30,500 EUR
Occupaitional Therapy Assistant11,000 EUR
Occupational Health Advisor12,600 EUR
Occupational Health Safety Specialist14,700 EUR
Occupational Therapist13,900 EUR
Oncology Specialty Representative10,000 EUR
Operating Room Scheduler8,310 EUR
Operating Room Services Director25,300 EUR
Ophthalmic Assistant9,810 EUR
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technician9,630 EUR
Ophthalmologist24,300 EUR
Optician19,700 EUR
Optometrist23,000 EUR
Oral Surgeon34,100 EUR
Orthodontic Assistant9,550 EUR
Orthodontist34,000 EUR
Orthopedic Technician9,230 EUR
Orthoptist26,600 EUR
Orthotist26,100 EUR
Pathology Assistant8,510 EUR
Patient Account Represenatative11,600 EUR
Patient Care Coordinator10,200 EUR
Patient Care Manager11,800 EUR
Patient Care Services Executive13,700 EUR
Patient Care Technician8,450 EUR
Patient Management Coordinator9,810 EUR
Patient Registrar7,500 EUR
Patient Relations Manager12,400 EUR
Patient Representative9,260 EUR
Patient Safety Manager14,200 EUR
Patient Safety Specialist10,300 EUR
Patient Services Coordinator10,400 EUR
Patient Services Director16,100 EUR
Patient Sitter7,020 EUR
Pediatrician27,600 EUR
Perfusionist29,200 EUR
Periodontist32,400 EUR
Perioperative Aide9,490 EUR
Personal Support Worker6,800 EUR
Phlebotomist18,900 EUR
Physical Therapist18,200 EUR
Physical Therapy Aide7,620 EUR
Physical Therapy Assistant7,480 EUR
Physical Therapy Director20,600 EUR
Physician27,700 EUR
Physician - Anesthesiology41,600 EUR
Physician - Cardiology43,800 EUR
Physician - CCU24,300 EUR
Physician - Dermatology33,700 EUR
Physician - Emergency Room24,800 EUR
Physician - Endocrinology31,100 EUR
Physician - Family Practice23,500 EUR
Physician - Gastroenterology31,200 EUR
Physician - Generalist24,700 EUR
Physician - Geriatrics20,800 EUR
Physician - Hematology / Oncology28,500 EUR
Physician - Immunology / Allergy34,700 EUR
Physician - Infectious Disease29,100 EUR
Physician - Internal Medicine34,800 EUR
Physician - Maternal / Fetal Medicine27,300 EUR
Physician - Nephrology27,400 EUR
Physician - Neurology35,600 EUR
Physician - Nuclear Medicine29,700 EUR
Physician - Obstetrics / Gynecology29,400 EUR
Physician - Occupational Medicine23,300 EUR
Physician - Ophthalmology21,500 EUR
Physician - Otolaryngology21,900 EUR
Physician - Pain Medicine20,100 EUR
Physician - Pathology25,000 EUR
Physician - Pediatric Cardiology30,400 EUR
Physician - Pediatric Neonatology28,400 EUR
Physician - Pediatrics27,900 EUR
Physician - Physiatry29,800 EUR
Physician - Podiatry26,900 EUR
Physician - Pulmonary Medicine20,800 EUR
Physician - Radiation Therapy34,000 EUR
Physician - Radiology36,900 EUR
Physician - Rheumatology31,400 EUR
Physician - Sports Medicine30,600 EUR
Physician - Urology39,000 EUR
Physician Assistant17,800 EUR
Physiotherapist21,500 EUR
Podiatrist21,300 EUR
Practice Manager14,600 EUR
Pre Authorization Case Manager12,400 EUR
Preventive Medicine Physician26,200 EUR
Program Coordinator9,980 EUR
Project Manager12,200 EUR
Prosthetist21,000 EUR
Prosthodontist31,600 EUR
Psychiatric Nurse9,210 EUR
Psychiatric Technician8,860 EUR
Psychiatrist29,500 EUR
Psychololgist28,200 EUR
Psychometrician24,900 EUR
Psychometrist13,500 EUR
Public Health Analyst12,300 EUR
Public Health Social Worker7,790 EUR
Public Health Specialist10,300 EUR
Quality Assurance Manager13,800 EUR
Radiation Therapist32,300 EUR
Radiation Therapy Technologist11,000 EUR
Radiographer19,600 EUR
Radiography Technologist11,800 EUR
Radiologic Technologist12,100 EUR
Radiologist30,300 EUR
Radiology Manager27,900 EUR
Radiology Technologist12,500 EUR
Registered Nurse8,570 EUR
Registered Nurse Case Manager11,000 EUR
Registered Respiratory Therapist18,800 EUR
Rehabilitation Director20,200 EUR
Rehabilitation Services Manager17,100 EUR
Respiratory Care Practitioner17,400 EUR
Respiratory Manager13,600 EUR
Respiratory Therapist17,200 EUR
Respiratory Therapy Technician10,700 EUR
School Nurse8,050 EUR
Skin Care Specialist17,300 EUR
Sonographer13,200 EUR
Sonography Technologist12,900 EUR
Speech and Language Pathologist19,400 EUR
Staff Nurse9,470 EUR
Surgeon34,000 EUR
Surgeon - Burn35,400 EUR
Surgeon - Cardiothoracic47,700 EUR
Surgeon - Heart Transplant51,100 EUR
Surgeon - Neurology43,200 EUR
Surgeon - Orthopedic47,800 EUR
Surgeon - Pediatric41,500 EUR
Surgeon - Plastic Reconstructive47,200 EUR
Surgeon - Trauma37,100 EUR
Surgical Assistant21,700 EUR
Surgical Instrument Techncian9,430 EUR
Surgical Technologist9,550 EUR
Telephonic Nurse Case Manager10,000 EUR
Theatre Manager11,800 EUR
Treatment Services Director17,200 EUR
Ultrasonographer10,600 EUR
Ultrasound Technologist9,750 EUR
Urologist41,100 EUR
Utilization Review Nurse8,530 EUR
Vascular Technologist9,050 EUR
Vision Rehabilitation Therapist18,900 EUR
Ward Manager12,400 EUR
Wellness Coordinator11,700 EUR
X-Ray Technologist12,800 EUR

Health and Medical Jobs Salary Distribution in Germany

Median and salary distribution monthly Germany Health and Medical

The median, the maximum, the minimum, and the range

  • Salary Range

    The Health and Medical salaries in Germany range between 5,110 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 52,600 EUR per month (maximum salary).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 17,200 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Health and Medical are earning less than 17,200 EUR while the other half are earning more than 17,200 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.

  • Percentiles

    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 10,000 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 10,000 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Health and Medical are earning less than 37,700 EUR while 25% are earning more than 37,700 EUR.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary?

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

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
14,300 EUR
Average Salary 2017+4%
14,800 EUR
Average Salary 2018+4%
15,400 EUR
Average Salary 2019+4%
15,900 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Health and Medical salaries in Germany are rising in the year 2020 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2020 are 4% higher than those of 2019. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2021 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.

Health and Medical Hourly Average Wage in Germany

95 EUR per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Germany for Health and Medical is 95 EUR. This means that the average person in Germany earns approximatly 95 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
Berlin18,800 EUR
Bremen16,300 EUR
Dortmund15,900 EUR
Dresden15,400 EUR
Dusseldorf17,300 EUR
Essen16,600 EUR
Frankfurt17,600 EUR
Hamburg18,500 EUR
Hannover15,000 EUR
Koln17,900 EUR
Leipzig15,700 EUR
Munchen18,200 EUR
Nurnberg14,700 EUR
Stuttgart16,900 EUR
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