Health Science Schools
In Portland, Maine

Health Science faculty can choose to work at only one health science school in Portland. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of health science and health science education in Portland, which includes health science training at the health science masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Portland Vs. Maine Health Science Employment

Portland 11,140
Maine 39,370

Exactly 11,140 of the 33,790 health science professionals employed in Maine, work in Portland. The number of health science professionals in Portland has grown by 0% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for health science professionals in Portland has increased, overall employment in Portland has also increased.

Portland Vs. Maine Health Science employment growth

35,740 36,900 37,370 38,540 33,790
11,120 11,450 11,970 12,580 11,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maine
  • Dark Yellow: Portland

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Portland

$57,977 $61,243 $63,436 $62,633 $66,668
$38,320 $39,800 $40,830 $41,620 $42,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portland

In Portland, salaries for health science professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $66,668 per year was earned by health science professionals in Portland. Health science professionals in Portland made a yearly average salary of $57,977, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Portland.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Portland

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Health science professionals in Portland earn a median salary of $55,887 per year. The difference in pay between the health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 92%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,195 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $81,025 per year.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Portland

Health Information
Health Information Management
Health Science

On average health science professional salaries in Portland are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Portland


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

Health Science Programs Offered In Portland


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

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Portland


In 2010 approximately 3 students graduated from health science courses.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Portland, Maine

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