Health Science in Hawaii

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Schools Offering Health Science Programs in Hawaii


Each year, in the range of 0.0% of Hawaii graduates, graduate from Health Science degree programs.

University of Hawaii at Manoa, the only accredited Health Science school in Hawaii, is located in Honolulu. It received a ranking of 35th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 3 students graduated from University of Hawaii at Manoa's Health Science programs.

Cost

University of Hawaii at Manoa charged in-state students taking Health Science courses, $8,095 in tuition fees per year.

A Health Science degree from a Hawaii school... what next?

Many Hawaii Health Science graduates become Fitness and Wellness Coordinator, Office Manager, Clinical Research Scientist, Biophysics Scientist, Therapist, Clinical Social Worker, Mental Health Therapist, Public Health Educator, Physical Therapy Professor, Dietitian, Pediatrician, Plastic Surgeon, Allergists and Immunologist, Physician Assistant, Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Coder , Health and Safety Manager, Certified Athletic Trainer, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Rehabilitation Aide, Physical Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapy Aide, Certifed Medical Assistant, and Medical Secretary. If you decide to work as a health science professional in Hawaii, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 20,880 Hawaii health science professional as of 2010. This number includes 60 fitness and wellness coordinators, 1,010 office managers and 350 clinical research scientists. The largest populations of Hawaii health science professional are working in the following counties:

  1. Honolulu County - 16,350 health science professionals
  2. Hawaii County - 4,180 health science professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts by 2018, an estimated 24,020 health science professionals will be working in Hawaii. This would require the number of health science professional to grow by 18%.

Salary

Hawaii health science professionals earn on average $74,133 per year. But, in 2010, some Hawaii health science professional earned as little as less than $18,390 per year or as much as more than $141,340 per year. On average health science professional earn the most in the following Hawaii counties:

  1. Hawaii County - $79,201 per year
  2. Honolulu County - $76,759 per year

On average health science professionals earn the least in the following Hawaii counties:

  1. Honolulu County - $76,759 per year
  2. Hawaii County - $79,201 per year

On average the highest paid health science professionals in Hawaii were:

  1. Plastic Surgeon - $201,770 per year
  2. Pediatrician - $191,430 per year
  3. Allergists And Immunologist - $191,060 per year

On average the lowest paid health science professionals in Hawaii were:

  1. Physical Therapy Aide - $30,550 per year
  2. Rehabilitation Aide - $26,190 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional health science statistics regarding a career in Health Science. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as x ray technology or ultrasound technology.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Master's Degree in Health Science in Hawaii

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
10,349 miles from location University of Hawaii at Manoa Honolulu HI 64.5508 40% 20,435
 

Curious what studying Health Science gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Hawaii

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Occupational Therapy Aides + n/a $26,190
2
Registered Nurses + 9,390 $82,130 1.6%
3
Medical Assistants + 3,170 $34,070 87.6%
4
Medical and Health Services Managers + 1,010 $98,380 20.2%
5
Medical Secretaries + 890 $35,560 -36.0%
6
Physicians and Surgeons, All Other + 730 $191,060 -12.0%
7
Physical Therapists + 670 $71,940 42.6%
8
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians + 600 $42,430 11.1%
9
Healthcare Social Workers + 570 $57,730 26.7%
10
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers + 420 $47,230 23.5%
11
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists + 350 $66,770
12
Health Educators + 350 $49,750 -12.5%
13
Speech-Language Pathologists + 320 $58,850 113.3%
14
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists + 320 $67,640 100.0%
15
Physician Assistants + 290 $78,870 141.7%
16
Surgeons + 260 $201,770
17
Occupational Therapists + 240 $67,010 4.3%
18
Physical Therapist Assistants + 230 $41,450 53.3%
19
Dietitians and Nutritionists + 190 $66,010 -24.0%
20
Mental Health Counselors + 150 $39,380 -44.4%
21
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other + 150 $74,300 25.0%
22
Pediatricians, General + 130 $191,430 160.0%
23
Athletic Trainers + 110 $50,280
24
Physical Therapist Aides + 90 $30,550 -52.6%
25
Physicists + 80 $97,670 0.0%
26
Education Administrators, All Other + 60 $101,320 -50.0%
27
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary + 60 $63,120
28
Occupational Therapy Assistants + 50 $42,830 0.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are health science related jobs in Hawaii