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Health Science Schools
In Fort Lauderdale, Florida

There are 3 health science schools in Fort Lauderdale for faculty to choose from. The trends in Fort Lauderdale's health science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes health science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Health Science Employment

Fort Lauderdale 29,760
Florida 420,310

Exactly 29,760 of Florida's 328,840 health science professionals work in Fort Lauderdale. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of health science professionals in Fort Lauderdale has shrunk by 4%. Overall employment in Fort Lauderdale has increased.

Fort Lauderdale Vs. Florida Health Science employment growth

398,790 395,520 405,880 409,010 328,840
30,880 32,600 33,100 32,310 29,760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Lauderdale

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Fort Lauderdale

$66,435 $66,428 $63,676 $70,890 $73,821
$37,810 $38,990 $40,040 $40,790 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Fort Lauderdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Lauderdale

In Fort Lauderdale, salaries for health science professionals have increased. In 2010 Fort Lauderdale health science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $73,821. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for health science professionals in Fort Lauderdale was $66,435 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fort Lauderdale.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Fort Lauderdale

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Health science professionals in Fort Lauderdale earn a median salary of $59,725 per year. The difference in pay between the health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 114%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,807 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $87,360 per year.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Fort Lauderdale

Health Information
Health Science
Biomedical Engineering
Health Information Management

Health science professional salaries in Fort Lauderdale are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Fort Lauderdale


There are 3 accredited health science schools in the city. Many of Fort Lauderdale's health science professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Health Science Programs Offered In Fort Lauderdale


Fort Lauderdale's health science schools offer 3 health science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Fort Lauderdale


Approximately 86 students graduated from health science courses in 2010.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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