Chiropractors help people reach and maintain good health and wellbeing through the care of the spine and nervous system. Chiropractors adjust the spine to correct nerve, muscle and joint disorders.


Chiropractors with up to five years' experience usually earn

$40K-$60K per year

Chiropractors with more than five years experience usually earn

$60K-$200K per year

Source: 2016 SAC Survey of the New Zealand Chiropractic Profession, 2016.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities for chiropractors are good as there is high demand for qualified chiropractors.
Three chiropractors hold their clients' heads

Chiropractors work to align the spine so a person's body heals itself

Last updated 13 August 2017