In the vast 27 Michigan cities and towns, chiropractor salaries vary greatly. The variation ranges between average yearly salaries of $119,971 and $147,947. The highest paid city is Ann Arbor, where as the lowest paid is Flint.
To qualify for chiropractor jobs in Michigan, you must meet the following requirements:
Michigan Board of Chiropractic
This is the board in charge of licensing chiropractors and regulating the practice in Michigan. For all licenses, the board requires that each applicant attend the biennial Continuing Education and pay a license fee as stated below.
Initial license fee: $120
License renewal fee: $190
Relicensure fee: $140
The board requires not less than 30 CE hours renewed every 2 years. 15 distance credit hours are also allowed. Of all these hours 1 hour must be spent on ethics, 1 on pain and symptom management, 1 on special boundaries, 2 on physical measures, 2 on performance and ordering of tests and the CE program must have a special course on human trafficking.
Michigan Association of Chiropractors
The MAC is you everyday source of family doctors for all our chiropractic needs. Its mission is to protect the member chiropractors and the public by ensuring that only the best services are given and that all chiropractors receive the recognition due. The membership options are varied and it is to an individual to choose which category they will join.
The MAC member benefits are:
For more information on MAC please visit them at http://www.chiromi.com/aws/MAC/pt/sp/
Michigan Chiropractic Pediatric Association
MCPA is a chiropractic association which was started for the children. Its main goal is to educate and encourage all parents to take safe healthcare steps in order to safeguard their families. The association is also dedicated in providing all DC’s with the necessary education, opportunities and tools that will broaden their experience and assist them in providing wellness based chiropractic care within the communities. The association further supports charities and organizations that are supportive of the family wellness ideal and lifestyle for more information about MCPA please contact them at http://mcpakids.org