Health Science Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

In Providence, there is only one health science school where health science faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the health science academic community in Providence, and the future trends. Academia in health science includes health science training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Health Science Employment

Providence 33,110
Rhode Island 32,390

Exactly 33,110 of Rhode Island's 26,300 health science professionals work in Providence. The number of health science professionals in Providence has shrunk by 9% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Health Science employment growth

33,080 31,890 33,090 32,400 26,300
36,230 39,160 37,400 38,750 33,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$58,957 $60,896 $70,365 $70,545 $75,170
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

In Providence, salaries for health science professionals have increased. In 2010 Providence health science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $75,170. Four years earlier in 2006, health science professionals in Providence made an average salary of $58,957 per year. The growth in the salary of health science professionals in Providence is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Providence

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Health science professionals in Providence make a median yearly salary of $66,493. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $45,777 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 86% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Providence

Health Information
Health Information Management
Health Science
Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Providence


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

Health Science Programs Offered In Providence


Providence's health science schools offer 5 health science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Providence


In 2010 approximately 89 students graduated from health science courses.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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