Health Science Schools
In Sacramento, California

The city of Sacramento has 2 schools where health science faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the health science academic community in Sacramento, and the future trends. Academia in health science includes health science training at the following levels:

  • Health Science Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Health Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Health Science Employment

Sacramento 37,400
California 809,860

Of the 643,470 health science professionals employed in California, 37,400 work in Sacramento. There has been a 18% decline in the number of health science professionals in Sacramento between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of health science professionals in Sacramento has decreased, overall employment in Sacramento has also decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Health Science employment growth

702,440 735,170 769,340 779,750 643,470
45,770 46,360 48,270 48,420 37,400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$67,341 $71,246 $74,433 $76,435 $82,243
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

As the number of health science professionals in Sacramento has shrunk, salaries for health science professionals have increased. Sacramento health science professionals made $82,243 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for health science professionals in Sacramento was $67,341 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of health science professionals in Sacramento is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Sacramento

10th percentile
$48,996
25th percentile
$63,588
50th percentile
$66,383
75th percentile
$79,176
90th percentile
$91,945

Health science professionals in Sacramento make a median yearly salary of $66,383. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,996 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 88% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Sacramento

Health Information
$41,750
Biology
$67,958
Health Information Management
$75,785
Sonography
$81,760
Health Science
$82,243
Biomedical Engineering
$94,090

On average health science professionals in Sacramento earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Sacramento.

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Sacramento

2

There are 2 accredited health science schools in the city. Many of Sacramento's health science professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Health Science Programs Offered In Sacramento

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in health science offered by Sacramento's health science schools.

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Sacramento

associate
0
bachelor
130
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
41
Total171

Approximately 171 students completed health science courses in 2010.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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