Health Science Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

In Poughkeepsie, there is only one health science school where health science faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of health science and health science education in Poughkeepsie, which includes health science training at the health science bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Health Science Employment

Poughkeepsie 10,510
New York 507,780

Exactly 10,510 of the 399,680 health science professionals employed in New York, work in Poughkeepsie. Between 2006 and 2010, in Poughkeepsie, there has been a 19% decline in the number of health science professionals. Overall employment in Poughkeepsie has increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Health Science employment growth

446,810 464,960 481,470 489,860 399,680
12,940 14,220 14,500 13,820 10,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$55,505 $64,806 $73,995 $74,199 $72,543
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

As the number of health science professionals in Poughkeepsie has shrunk, salaries for health science professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $72,543 per year was earned by health science professionals in Poughkeepsie. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for health science professionals in Poughkeepsie was $55,505 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Poughkeepsie health science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $55,791. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,811 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $78,988 per year.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Health Information
Health Information Management
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Poughkeepsie


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

Health Science Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


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

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Poughkeepsie


Approximately 14 students graduated from health science courses in 2010.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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