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According to, acupuncturists earned between $34,426 and $132,038 per year in 2019. At that time, the average pay for professionals in this field was $34.87 per hour, or $72,530 per year. Those with less than one year of experience earned $26.50 per hour, while those with between one and four years earned $30.42. Acupuncturists with between five and nine years of experience were paid $37.00 per hour, and those who had been in the profession for between 10 and 19 years earned an hourly rate of $43.61. The most experienced acupuncturists (with more than 20 years of experience) earned $59.50 per hour. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports slightly higher average wages of $35.56 per hour or $73,960 annually.

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