Massage Therapy in New Hampshire

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Schools Offering Massage Therapy Programs in New Hampshire


Each year, approximately 0.3% of New Hampshire graduates receive certificates in massage therapy. In other words, every year an estimated 100 massage therapists graduate from New Hampshire's 5 massage therapy schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New Hampshire with a massage therapy program is New Hampshire Institute for Therapeutic Arts, which is located in Hudson. In 2010, it was ranked 74th nationwide. 33 students graduated with a certificate in massage therapy from New Hampshire Institute for Therapeutic Arts in 2010.

The second-ranked school in New Hampshire that has a massage therapy program is Seacoast Career School-Manchester Campus. Seacoast Career School-Manchester Campus, which was ranked 75th in the country in 2010, is located in Manchester. In 2010, Seacoast Career School-Manchester Campus graduated 36 students from its massage therapy program.

The third-ranked school in New Hampshire that has a massage therapy program is Nashua Community College. Nashua Community College, which was ranked 89th in the country in 2010, is located in Nashua. In 2010, 12 students graduated from Nashua Community College massage therapy program. Tuition at Nashua Community College was $6,752 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a New Hampshire massage therapy school, average tuition will be $5,654 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $6,520 per year to $14,997 per year. The New Hampshire massage therapy schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Hesser College - located in Manchester, students are charged $14,997 per year
  2. Nashua Community College - located in Nashua, students are charged $6,752 per year
  3. River Valley Community College - located in Claremont, students are charged $6,520 per year

The following New Hampshire massage therapy schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. River Valley Community College - located in Claremont, students are charged $6,520 per year
  2. Nashua Community College - located in Nashua, students are charged $6,752 per year
  3. Hesser College - located in Manchester, students are charged $14,997 per year

A massage therapy certificate from a New Hampshire school... what next?

The highest percentage of massage therapy graduates in New Hampshire pursue careers as a massage therapist. 250 massage therapists were working in New Hampshire in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of New Hampshire massage therapists:

  1. Hillsborough County - 100 massage therapists
  2. York County - 40 massage therapists
  3. Carroll County - 30 massage therapists

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of massage therapists in the state of New Hampshire will grow to 1,730. This would require a 24% growth in the profession.

Salary

A massage therapist in New Hampshire makes an average of $42,850 per year. But, salaries for massage therapists can vary. In 2010, massage therapists made as little as less than $16,610 per year or as much as more than $78,390 per year in New Hampshire. On average a massage therapist earns the most in the following New Hampshire counties:

  1. Carroll County - $59,550 per year
  2. York County - $47,780 per year
  3. Belknap County - $40,590 per year

On average, massage therapists earns the least in the following New Hampshire counties:

  1. Hillsborough County - $37,110 per year
  2. Belknap County - $40,590 per year
  3. York County - $47,780 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in massage therapy in New Hampshire and to compare salaries with various related fields such as hospitality or sports medicine, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Certificate in Massage Therapy in New Hampshire

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,295 miles from location Hesser College Manchester NH 7.66269 n/a 4,512
5,295 miles from location Nashua Community College Nashua NH 11.4539 n/a 2,147
5,344 miles from location River Valley Community College Claremont NH 11.3244 n/a 1,012
5,295 miles from location Seacoast Career School-Manchester Campus Manchester NH 25.3519 n/a 414
5,289 miles from location New Hampshire Institute for Therapeutic Arts Hudson NH 26.4427 n/a 44
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Massage Therapists + 250 $42,850 19.0%
 

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