What Does A Chiropractor Do?
Chiropractors use spinal adjustments and manipulation to treat patients with problems related to the neuromusculoskeletal system (nerves, bones, muscles, etc.).
How Do I Become A Chiropractor?
To be a chiropractor, a person usually first obtains a four-year bachelor’s degree in any field of study. Then, one must earn a four-year Doctor of Chiropractic degree (DC). You must be ready to be in school for a long time to do this!
What is the Average Salary For A Chiropractor?
High – 141,000
Median – 67,000
Low – 32,000
What Courses Should I Take To Become A Chiropractor?
- Science – As much as possible, including chemistry, biology, physics, and psychology!
- Math – As much as possible!
- English – As much as possible!
What Is The Work Environment For A Chiropractor?
Chiropractors typically work in small group chiropractic practices. A fairly large number are self-employed.
What Is The Future Outlook For A Chiropractor?
The job outlook for this position looks very good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Explore Careers, Labour Market Information, Government of Canada