Chiropractic jobs in New York

In New York cities and towns, chiropractic is widely practised as a profession.

The highest paid city is Queen’s village with an average annual salary of $165,791 and the lowest paid is James town with an annual average salary of $131,904.

This difference showcases a slight margin thus giving us an average annual salary of $141,000 for the entire state.

New York chiropractors are some of the top paid in the U.S which makes it a better place to practice and earn good cash.

To practice chiropractic in New York, there are a number of requirements that an individual must fulfil. These requirements are:

  • Must complete the levels of education required, most chiropractors pursue a diploma course or undergraduate degree but a postgraduate degree is a top level that will add extra weight to your portfolio.
  • Practice with a chiropractic license.
  • Pursue Continuing Education.
  • Abide with the state laws as well as all the rules of chiropractics.
  • Never use radioactive material to treat patients.
  • Never prescribe or administer drugs to the client.

New York State Board of Chiropractic

This is the authoritative board responsible for licensing and regulating the practice of chiropractic within the state.

No board exams are required for the issuance of licenses. Licenses are renewed triennially at a fee.

The NYSBC also permits chiropractors to travel and treat their clients outside the state. For more information on this service please contact the board’s Executive Director at

License fees are as follows:

An initial license fee of $270

All licenses are renewed at a $224 fee

Continuing Education

All license renewals require a maximum 36 CE hours per every 3 years. Distance credits are also allowed with 12 hours every 3 years.

New York State Chiropractic Association

The NYCA is a chiropractic association dedicated in elevating the profession by educating the public on chiropractic care and raising the standard of services given.

It is a member association that offers various benefits and bonuses to all its members. The association also covers various breaking news on chiropractic and presents it to its members as well as the public.

On the NYSCA website you can locate a chiropractor, post an ad and gain access to a number of informative links.

The benefits of being a member include: access to NYSCA publications, Continuing Education, chiropractic advocacy and recognition within a networked community of chiropractors.

For more information about the association, visit them at