Health Science Schools
In Scranton, Pennsylvania

Health Science faculty can choose to work at one of 2 health science schools in Scranton. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the health science academic community in Scranton, and the future trends. Academia in health science includes health science training at the health science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Scranton Vs. Pennsylvania Health Science Employment

Scranton 12,450
Pennsylvania 335,990

Exactly 12,450 of the 299,110 health science professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Scranton. There has been a 9% decline in the number of health science professionals in Scranton between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of health science professionals in Scranton has decreased, overall employment in Scranton has increased.

Scranton Vs. Pennsylvania Health Science employment growth

320,320 328,090 335,500 347,250 299,110
13,670 13,740 13,920 14,610 12,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Scranton

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Scranton

$45,695 $50,977 $52,445 $59,414 $61,338
$32,690 $34,240 $35,390 $36,210 $36,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Scranton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Scranton

Salaries for health science professionals in Scranton have increased. Scranton health science professionals made $61,338 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for health science professionals in Scranton was $45,695 per year. The growth in the salary of health science professionals in Scranton is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Scranton

10th percentile
$35,234
25th percentile
$42,024
50th percentile
$44,953
75th percentile
$56,007
90th percentile
$69,141

Health science professionals in Scranton make a median yearly salary of $44,953. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,234 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 96% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Scranton

Health Information
$31,050
Biology
$50,025
Health Information Management
$52,260
Sonography
$60,470
Health Science
$61,338

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

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Scranton

2

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

Health Science Programs Offered In Scranton

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Scranton

associate
0
bachelor
15
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total15

Approximately 15 students graduated from health science courses in 2010.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Scranton, Pennsylvania

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