Are you unsure if a career in massage therapy is for you?
Whether you are a new mom, a student, or entering your golden years, there are lots of real benefits to a career in massage therapy. It's one of the only careers out there that you can truly customize to fit your life.
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Did You Know?
A continued growth in the demand for massage services will lead to lots of new openings for massage therapists.
Employment of massage therapists is projected to grow 22 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations.
*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2017
adult Americans (19 - 25 percent) had a massage at least once between July 2015 and July 2016,
*Source: AMTA Consumer Survey, 2016
of recommendations for massage therapy were received from a hospital or medical office, indicating massage as a healthcare necessity.
*Source: AMTA Industry Survey, 2016