The healthcare industry in the United States involves various sectors connected to health and well-being. In 2018, $3.65 trillion was spent on healthcare in the U.S.* and it became the nation’s largest employer. Interdisciplinary expertise is often required to cover disciplines such as palliative, rehabilitative, preventative and curative care within hospitals, hospices, surgical centers, urgent care clinics, nursing homes, etc. Careers for healthcare providers include physicians, nurses, allied health professionals, community health workers and more.
Highest paying jobs in Healthcare include: Staff Pharmacist, Pharmacy Manager and Medical Director.