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Table 1 VHA chiropractor employee workforce trends

From: Characteristics and productivity of the chiropractic workforce of the Veterans Health Administration

FY 2016 2017 2018 2019
Total DCs 102 107 131 167
FTE 92.2 97.4 122.5 159.2
Female DCs 20 (19.6%) 21 (19.6%) 25 (19.1%) 42 (25.1%)
White DCs** 90 (88.2%) 94 (87.9%) 114 (87.0%) 132 (79.0%)
Veteran DCs 19 (18.6%) 21 (19.6%) 31 (23.7%) 34 (20.4%)
Mean age, years 46.6 47 46.5 45.9
Mean years in VHA 4.6 5.2 5.4 5.2
Mean annual salary $99,980 $101,998 $104,739 $104,959
  1. VHA Veterans Health Administration, DC doctor of chiropractic, FY fiscal year, wRVU work relative value unit, MCG Medical Complexity Grouping, FTE full-time equivalent
  2. **Based on race/ethnicity categories: white, Asian, Black, Hispanic, or other