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Health Science Schools
In Los Angeles, California

In Los Angeles, there are 3 health science schools where health science faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of health science and health science education in Los Angeles, which includes health science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Los Angeles Vs. California Health Science Employment

Los Angeles 172,740
California 809,860

Exactly 172,740 of California's 643,470 health science professionals work in Los Angeles. The number of health science professionals in Los Angeles has shrunk by 7% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for health science professionals in Los Angeles has decreased, overall employment in Los Angeles has increased.

Los Angeles Vs. California Health Science employment growth

702,440 735,170 769,340 779,750 643,470
185,570 189,540 199,620 203,530 172,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Los Angeles

Health Science VS. All professions salaries in Los Angeles

$67,302 $69,394 $72,020 $71,723 $76,488
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Science in Los Angeles
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Los Angeles

In Los Angeles, salaries for health science professionals have increased. In 2010 health science professionals in Los Angeles reportedly earned an average salary of $76,488 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, health science professionals in Los Angeles made an average salary of $67,302 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Los Angeles.

Salary percentiles for Health science professionals in Los Angeles

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Health science professionals make a median salary of $64,453 per year in Los Angeles. The 10% of health science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,014 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $93,274 per year.

Average Salaries for Health science professionals and related professions in Los Angeles

Health Information
Health Information Management
Health Science
Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Health Science schools in Los Angeles


Many of Los Angeles' health science professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited health science schools in the city.

Health Science Programs Offered In Los Angeles


Los Angeles' health science schools offer 16 health science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Health Science Degrees In Los Angeles


In 2010 approximately 449 students graduated from health science courses.

Health Science Faculty Salaries in Los Angeles, California

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