Massage Therapist

Kaihaumanu Mirimiri

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Massage therapists manipulate the soft tissue of people's bodies to treat health problems and to help people relax.

Pay

Pay rates for massage therapists vary depending on how many clients they work with

$15K-$50K per year

Source: Statistics New Zealand, '2013 Census', 2017.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a massage therapist are average due to demand for massage increasing, but high competition for clients.
A sportswomen of african ethnicity has her back facing the camera while a massage therapist is holding her arm and massaging her back

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Last updated 28 March 2017