Health Science Schools
In Richmond, Virginia

There is only one health science school in Richmond for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the health science academic community in Richmond, and the future trends. Academia in health science includes health science training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Richmond Vs. Virginia Health Science Employment

Richmond 1,480
Virginia 206,650

Exactly 1,480 of the 133,440 health science professionals employed in Virginia, work in Richmond. Between 2006 and 2010, in Richmond, there has been a 6% growth in the number of health science professionals. As the number of health science professionals in Richmond has increased, overall employment in Richmond has also increased.

Richmond Vs. Virginia Health Science employment growth

166,830 178,260 188,940 199,600 133,440
1,390 1,520 1,570 No data 1,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Richmond

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Richmond

$49,700 $51,806 $58,734 No data $66,924
$37,120 $37,780 $39,600 No data $42,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Richmond
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richmond

In Richmond, salaries for health science professionals have increased. Richmond health science professionals made $66,924 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for health science professionals in Richmond was $49,700 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Richmond.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Richmond

10th percentile
$40,644
25th percentile
$51,418
50th percentile
$54,851
75th percentile
$66,794
90th percentile
$81,262

Health science professionals make a median salary of $54,851 per year in Richmond. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,644 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 100% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Richmond

Health Information
$34,920
Health Information Management
$61,120
Health Science
$66,924

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

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Richmond

1

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

Health Science Programs Offered In Richmond

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
3
doctor
4
Certificate
1
Total8

Richmond's health science schools offer 8 health science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Richmond

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
9
doctor
29
Certificate
1
Total39

Approximately 39 students completed health science courses in 2010.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Richmond, Virginia

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