There are schools offering acupuncture programs in Washington State!
Schools Offering Acupuncture Programs in Washington State
The top-ranked school in Washington State that has a acupuncture program is Bastyr University. Bastyr University, which was ranked 93rd in the country in 2010, is located in Kenmore. 21 students graduated with a degree in acupuncture from Bastyr University in 2010.
Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine, which is located in Kenmore, is the second largest acupuncture school in Washington State. 0 students graduated with degree in acupuncture from Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine in 2010.
In 2010, the acupuncture schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Washington State were:
The acupuncture schools in Washington State that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
An acupuncture degree from a Washington State school... what next?
A large number of Washington State acupuncture graduates become acupuncturists. In 2010, there were 470 acupuncturists working in Washington State. The Washington State counties with the largest populations of acupuncturists are:
- King County - 280 acupuncturists
- Spokane County - 60 acupuncturists
The government projects that the number of acupuncturists in Washington State will grow by 14%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 680 acupuncturists working in Washington State.
An acupuncturist in Washington State earns $73,900 per year on average. But, salaries for acupuncturists can vary. In 2010, acupuncturists made as little as less than $36,480 per year or as much as more than $95,450 per year in Washington State. An acupuncturist in the following Washington State counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- King County - $67,800 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Washington State statistics regarding a career in acupuncture. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as acupuncture or massage therapy.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Master's Degree in Acupuncture in Washington State
Curious what studying Acupuncture gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Washington State
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other||470||$73,900||-57.3%|
Got your degree? Time to find a job!
Below are acupuncture related jobs in Washington State