Health Science Schools
In Columbia, Missouri

There is only one health science school in Columbia for faculty to choose from. The trends in Columbia'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:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Missouri Health Science Employment

Columbia 5,340
Missouri 174,300

Of the 142,070 health science professionals employed in Missouri, 5,340 work in Columbia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of health science professionals in Columbia has grown by 12%. As the number of health science professionals in Columbia has increased, overall employment in Columbia has also increased.

Columbia Vs. Missouri Health Science employment growth

155,470 162,130 148,990 147,530 142,070
4,750 6,180 6,220 6,370 5,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$58,639 $58,343 $48,022 $51,694 $54,276
$33,560 $35,700 $36,610 $37,570 $36,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

Salaries for health science professionals in Columbia have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $54,276 per year was earned by health science professionals in Columbia. Four years earlier in 2006, health science professionals in Columbia made an average salary of $58,639 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Columbia.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$33,195
25th percentile
$39,431
50th percentile
$49,286
75th percentile
$59,163
90th percentile
$70,585

Health science professionals in Columbia earn a median salary of $49,286 per year. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,195 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 113% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Columbia

Health Information
$31,840
Biology
$53,750
Health Science
$54,276
Health Information Management
$56,965
Sonography
$59,240

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

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Columbia

1

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

Health Science Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in health science offered by Columbia's health science schools.

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Columbia

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
2
doctor
11
Certificate
0
Total13

Approximately 13 students graduated from health science courses in 2010.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Missouri

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