Health Science Schools
In Allentown, Pennsylvania

There are 2 health science schools in Allentown for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in health science in the city of Allentown, which encompasses health science training at the health science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Health Science Employment

Allentown 17,510
Pennsylvania 335,990

Exactly 17,510 of the 299,110 health science professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Allentown. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of health science professionals in Allentown has grown by 6%. Overall employment in Allentown has also increased.

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Health Science employment growth

320,320 328,090 335,500 347,250 299,110
16,580 17,830 19,430 19,400 17,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Allentown

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Allentown

$54,831 $56,648 $58,924 $59,179 $76,240
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Allentown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Allentown

In Allentown, salaries for health science professionals have increased. In 2010 Allentown health science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $76,240. Four years earlier in 2006, health science professionals in Allentown made an average salary of $54,831 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Allentown.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Allentown

10th percentile
$39,142
25th percentile
$50,054
50th percentile
$60,646
75th percentile
$73,885
90th percentile
$81,073

Allentown health science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $60,646. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,142 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Allentown

Health Information
$32,280
Health Information Management
$57,975
Biology
$60,765
Sonography
$62,450
Health Science
$76,240

Health science professional salaries in Allentown are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Allentown

2

Many of Allentown's health science professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited health science schools in the city.

Health Science Programs Offered In Allentown

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in health science offered by Allentown's health science schools.

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Allentown

associate
0
bachelor
28
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total28

In 2010 approximately 28 students completed health science courses.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Allentown, Pennsylvania

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