Health Science Schools
In Chapel Hill, North Carolina

There is only one health science school in Chapel Hill for faculty to choose from. The trends in Chapel Hill's health science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes health science training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Health Science Employment

Chapel Hill 27,540
North Carolina 231,410

Exactly 27,540 of the 184,190 health science professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Chapel Hill. There has been a 27% growth in the number of health science professionals in Chapel Hill between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for health science professionals in Chapel Hill has increased, overall employment in Chapel Hill has also increased.

Chapel Hill Vs. North Carolina Health Science employment growth

191,810 203,770 213,530 227,300 184,190
21,690 22,580 27,170 29,560 27,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Chapel Hill

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Chapel Hill

$56,017 $65,520 $66,875 $69,802 $70,817
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Chapel Hill
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chapel Hill

As the number of health science professionals in Chapel Hill has grown, salaries for health science professionals have also increased. In 2010 Chapel Hill health science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $70,817. Health science professionals in Chapel Hill made a yearly average salary of $56,017, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of health science professionals in Chapel Hill is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Chapel Hill

10th percentile
$40,464
25th percentile
$49,769
50th percentile
$60,051
75th percentile
$69,488
90th percentile
$78,694

Health science professionals in Chapel Hill earn a median salary of $60,051 per year. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,464 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $78,694 per year.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Chapel Hill

Health Information
$39,600
Sonography
$61,660
Biology
$64,797
Health Science
$70,817
Health Information Management
$71,310
Biomedical Engineering
$85,250

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

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Chapel Hill

1

Many of Chapel Hill's health science professionals are graduates of the only accredited health science school in the city.

Health Science Programs Offered In Chapel Hill

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
4
Certificate
0
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in health science offered by Chapel Hill's health science schools.

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Chapel Hill

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
25
Certificate
0
Total26

In 2010 approximately 26 students graduated from health science courses.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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