Demographic information on Podiatrists in the US. The average age of male Podiatrists in the workforce is 52.8 and of female Podiatrists is 42.1, and the most common race/ethnicity for Podiatrists is White.
Data on higher education choices for Podiatrists from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Podiatrists is Biology but a relatively high number of Podiatrists hold a major in Math & Statistics.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Podiatrists from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Podiatrists need many skills, but most especially Reading Comprehension, Active Learning, and Active Listening. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Podiatrists need more than the average amount of Science, Technology Design, and Management of Financial Resources.
Projections on wages and job growth for Podiatrists from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Podiatrists are expected to see a growth of 10.3% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow faster than the national average.