Healthcare Administration Schools In Washington State

There are 14 accredited healthcare administration schools in Washington State for faculty who teach healthcare administration classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the healthcare administration academic community in Washington State, and the future trends in healthcare administration training at the following levels:

  • Healthcare Administration Certificate
  • Associates degree in Healthcare Administration
  • Bachelors degree in Healthcare Administration
  • Masters degree in Healthcare Administration


Schools

  1. Big Bend Community College

    7662 Chanute St, Moses Lake, Washington 98837-3299

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  2. Centralia College

    600 Centralia College Blvd., Centralia, Washington 98531-4099

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  3. City University of Seattle

    11900 NE First Street, Bellevue, Washington 98005

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  4. Clover Park Technical College

    4500 Steilacoom Blvd SW, Lakewood, Washington 98499-4004

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  5. Eastern Washington University

    526 5th Street, Cheney, Washington 99004-2496

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  6. Edmonds Community College

    20000 68th Ave W, Lynnwood, Washington 98036-5912

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  7. Everett Community College

    2000 Tower Street, Everett, Washington 98201

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  8. Perry Technical Institute

    2011 W Washington Ave., Yakima, Washington 98903-1296

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  9. Renton Technical College

    3000 NE Fourth St, Renton, Washington 98056-4123

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  10. Spokane Community College

    1810 North Greene Street, Spokane, Washington 99217-5399

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  11. Washington State University

    French Administration Building, Pullman, Washington 99164-5910

    115 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. University of Washington-Seattle Campus

    1400 NE Campus Parkway, Seattle, Washington 98195-4550

    42 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. University of Phoenix-Western Washington Campus

    7100 Fort Dent Way, Tukwila, Washington 98188-8553

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  14. Carrington College-Spokane

    10102 E. Knox, Suite 200, Spokane, Washington 99206-4187

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington State Vs. National Healthcare Administration Employment

Washington State 5,770
National 282,990

Approximately 2% of the country's healthcare administration professionals work in Washington State state.

Employment Growth for Healthcare administration professionals In Washington State

2,460 2,550 3,140 3,990 5,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Healthcare Administration is a growing field in Washington State. 3,310 more healthcare administration professionals were working in Washington State in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of healthcare administration professionals has grown by 135%. This growth is faster than the change in the number of healthcare administration professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of healthcare administration professionals has grown by 21% from 2006 to 2010.

Healthcare Administration VS. All Professions salaries in Washington State

$107,750 $111,720 $109,570 $109,460 $109,670
$48,545 $50,054 $51,159 $52,682 $54,489
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Healthcare Administration
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to healthcare administration professionals are growing in Washington State. The mean salary for healthcare administration professionals in 2006 was $107,750 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $109,670 per year.

Salary percentiles for Healthcare administration professionals in Washington State

10th percentile
$66,770
25th percentile
$81,660
50th percentile
$100,850
75th percentile
$124,030
90th percentile
$166,270

Thus, there was a 2% growth in healthcare administration professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Washington State state, within the field of healthcare administration, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid healthcare administration professionals earn 149% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Healthcare administration professionals and related professions in Washington State

Business Administration
$104,023
Business Management
$111,833
Health Information Management
$73,650
Health Science
$75,206
Healthcare Administration
$109,670
Healthcare Management
$109,670

In Washington State, healthcare administration professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Healthcare Administration programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington State

associate
3
bachelor
1
master
5
doctor
0
Certificate
10
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As the number of healthcare administration professionals is increasing in Washington State state, the number of students graduating from the 14 accredited healthcare administration schools in Washington State state is decreasing. In Washington State, there were 335 graduates in 2006. And there were 320 graduates from healthcare administration courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of healthcare administration school degree or certificate graduates in Washington State by 4%. A majority of these graduates, or 53%, graduated with a undergraduate certificate in healthcare administration.

Healthcare Administration Faculty Salaries in Washington State

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