Health Science Schools
In San Francisco, California

There are 3 health science schools in San Francisco for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the health science academic community in San Francisco, 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


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Francisco Vs. California Health Science Employment

San Francisco 41,110
California 809,860

Exactly 41,110 of the 643,470 health science professionals employed in California, work in San Francisco. Between 2006 and 2010, in San Francisco, there has been a 14% decline in the number of health science professionals. As the employment for health science professionals in San Francisco has decreased, overall employment in San Francisco has increased.

San Francisco Vs. California Health Science employment growth

702,440 735,170 769,340 779,750 643,470
47,730 49,110 54,030 53,490 41,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Francisco

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in San Francisco

$71,643 $72,062 $75,907 $79,582 $77,841
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in San Francisco
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Francisco

Salaries for health science professionals in San Francisco have increased. In 2010 health science professionals in San Francisco reportedly earned an average salary of $77,841 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for health science professionals in San Francisco was $71,643 per year. The growth in the salary of health science professionals in San Francisco is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in San Francisco

10th percentile
$44,501
25th percentile
$54,203
50th percentile
$72,547
75th percentile
$86,398
90th percentile
$96,261

Health science professionals in San Francisco earn a median salary of $72,547 per year. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,501 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 116% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in San Francisco

Health Information
$43,580
Health Information Management
$77,525
Health Science
$77,841
Biology
$79,516
Sonography
$91,380
Biomedical Engineering
$99,980

Health science professional salaries in San Francisco are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in San Francisco

3

Many of San Francisco's health science professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited health science schools in the city.

Health Science Programs Offered In San Francisco

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total5

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

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In San Francisco

associate
0
bachelor
42
master
3
doctor
21
Certificate
0
Total66

Approximately 66 students graduated from health science courses in 2010.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in San Francisco, California

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