Health Science Schools
In San Jose, California

In San Jose, there is only one health science school where health science faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in health science in the city of San Jose, which encompasses health science training at the health science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Jose Vs. California Health Science Employment

San Jose 33,170
California 809,860

Exactly 33,170 of the 643,470 health science professionals employed in California, work in San Jose. Between 2006 and 2010, in San Jose, there has been a 10% decline in the number of health science professionals. Overall employment in San Jose has also decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Health Science employment growth

702,440 735,170 769,340 779,750 643,470
36,750 45,510 49,890 48,260 33,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$74,131 $74,780 $79,012 $78,779 $83,842
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

Salaries for health science professionals in San Jose have increased. In 2010 health science professionals in San Jose reportedly earned an average salary of $83,842 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, health science professionals in San Jose made an average salary of $74,131 per year. The growth in the salary of health science professionals in San Jose is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in San Jose

10th percentile
$48,190
25th percentile
$56,657
50th percentile
$72,662
75th percentile
$85,209
90th percentile
$89,800

Health science professionals make a median salary of $72,662 per year in San Jose. The difference in pay between the health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 86%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,190 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $89,800 per year.

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

Health Information
$46,850
Biology
$77,645
Health Science
$83,842
Health Information Management
$85,390
Sonography
$100,240
Biomedical Engineering
$115,560

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

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in San Jose

1

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

Health Science Programs Offered In San Jose

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In San Jose

associate
0
bachelor
122
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total122

In 2010 approximately 122 students graduated from health science courses.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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