Health Science Schools
In Lexington, Virginia

In Lexington, there is only one health science school where health science faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in health science in the city of Lexington, which encompasses health science training at the health science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lexington Vs. Virginia Health Science Employment

Lexington 3,920
Virginia 206,650

Exactly 3,920 of the 133,440 health science professionals employed in Virginia, work in Lexington. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of health science professionals in Lexington has grown by 15%. As the number of health science professionals in Lexington has increased, overall employment in Lexington has also increased.

Lexington Vs. Virginia Health Science employment growth

166,830 178,260 188,940 199,600 133,440
3,400 4,940 5,360 No data 3,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Lexington

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$44,578 $56,584 $51,142 No data $61,050
$31,580 $32,660 $33,980 No data $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Lexington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lexington

Salaries for health science professionals in Lexington have increased. In 2010 health science professionals in Lexington reportedly earned an average salary of $61,050 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, health science professionals in Lexington made an average salary of $44,578 per year. The growth in the salary of health science professionals in Lexington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Lexington

10th percentile
$40,268
25th percentile
$47,978
50th percentile
$50,671
75th percentile
$60,769
90th percentile
$71,599

Lexington health science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $50,671. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,268 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 78% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Lexington

Health Information
$32,300
Biology
$47,315
Health Science
$61,050
Health Information Management
$62,815
Sonography
$64,040

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

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Lexington

1

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

Health Science Programs Offered In Lexington

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in health science offered by Lexington's health science school.

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Lexington

associate
0
bachelor
10
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total10

In 2010 approximately 10 students graduated from health science courses.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Lexington, Virginia

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