Health Science Schools
In Birmingham, Alabama

The city of Birmingham has 2 schools where health science faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the health science academic community in Birmingham, and the future trends. Academia in health science includes health science training at the following levels:

  • Health Science Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Health Science
  • Masters degree in Health Science
  • PhD degree in Health Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Birmingham Vs. Alabama Health Science Employment

Birmingham 4,310
Alabama 105,110

Exactly 4,310 of the 78,940 health science professionals employed in Alabama, work in Birmingham. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of health science professionals in Birmingham has grown by 1%. As the number of health science professionals in Birmingham has increased, overall employment in Birmingham has decreased.

Birmingham Vs. Alabama Health Science employment growth

90,730 97,000 86,430 98,830 78,940
4,270 4,790 5,550 No data 4,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Birmingham

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Birmingham

$42,410 $55,874 $48,434 No data $61,007
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Birmingham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Birmingham

Salaries for health science professionals in Birmingham have increased. Birmingham health science professionals made $61,007 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for health science professionals in Birmingham was $42,410 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of health science professionals in Birmingham is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Birmingham

10th percentile
$35,554
25th percentile
$37,274
50th percentile
$46,968
75th percentile
$57,616
90th percentile
$69,018

Health science professionals in Birmingham make a median yearly salary of $46,968. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,554 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 94% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Birmingham

Health Information
$30,010
Health Information Management
$53,155
Health Science
$61,007

On average health science professionals in Birmingham earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Birmingham.

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Birmingham

2

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

Health Science Programs Offered In Birmingham

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
4
Certificate
0
Total5

Birmingham's health science schools offer 5 health science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Birmingham

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
24
Certificate
0
Total25

Approximately 25 students graduated from health science courses in 2010.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Birmingham, Alabama

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