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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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