Health Specialties Professors

Median Salary: $85,300   |  

Bringing in a median yearly salary of $85,300 nationally in 2010, health specialties professors are a fundamental part of blossoming economies across the United States. While salaries do vary some from one place to another, they can change considerably based on your experience and education, making it vital to pursue top-notch training.

As the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports, there were an estimated 144,780 employed as health specialties professors countrywide in 2010. Successful health specialties professors are often known to be social, investigative, and artistic. The right combination of attributes and training is fundamental for anyone aiming to move forward in this industry.

For health specialties professors, it's important to utilize skills like:

  • Oral Comprehension
  • Speech Clarity
  • Inductive Reasoning
  • Information Ordering
  • Category Flexibility

A few personal attributes can be valuable for health specialties professors, such as:

  • Independence
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Innovation

Health specialties professors ready to move up need top-notch training in:

  • Education and Training
  • Medicine and Dentistry
  • English Language
  • Clerical
  • Communications and Media

Often called on to perform processing information, thinking creatively, and developing and building teams, health specialties professors need special training to succeed in their field. Want to view more about health specialties professors? You can find everything from salary data to job density for every metropolitan area in the United States.

Related Occupations

« Return to Career Information

Considering a career in health education? Check out health education schools.

Alabama
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Montgomery 50 $59,100 NA $71,300 NA -72.3%
Arizona
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Phoenix 1,620 $91,300 NA $126,200 NA -15.4%
Arkansas
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Little Rock 110 $50,500 NA $63,900 NA -71.1%
California
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Bakersfield 120 $122,100 NA $136,400 NA -57.1%
Fresno 180 $76,300 NA $94,700 NA -48.7%
Los Angeles (Area) 4,990 $83,400 NA $117,400 NA -15.5%
Oakland NA $85,000 NA $117,900 NA NA
Oxnard 50 $76,800 NA $94,500 NA -83.2%
Riverside 480 $83,700 NA $126,000 NA -63%
Sacramento 890 $66,700 NA $92,600 NA -4.7%
San Diego 830 $65,800 NA $84,000 NA -41.3%
San Francisco (Area) 5,030 $93,600 NA $126,000 NA 132.7%
San Jose 1,440 $53,800 NA $63,600 NA 47.3%
Santa Barbara NA $93,900 NA $125,700 NA NA
Santa Rosa 150 NA NA NA NA -21.1%
Stockton 100 $47,200 NA $65,200 NA -56.6%
Colorado
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Grand Junction 40 $39,000 NA $52,100 NA -41.1%
Connecticut
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Bridgeport 40 $53,400 NA $67,500 NA -91.7%
District of Columbia
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Washington (Area) 4,380 $89,700 NA $145,000 NA 35.4%
Florida
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Cape Coral 90 $62,600 NA $73,900 NA -61.5%
Deltona 110 $57,200 NA $67,400 NA -35.4%
Gainesville 2,530 $118,700 NA $166,400+ NA 1770%
Jacksonville 1,070 $166,400+ NA $166,400+ NA 65.1%
Lakeland 70 $36,400 NA $56,900 NA -66.7%
Miami (Area) 2,020 $70,700 NA $91,000 NA -17.5%
Orlando 350 $66,300 NA $82,500 NA -67.7%
Palm Bay 140 $50,000 NA $66,400 NA -34.3%
Pensacola 180 $43,900 NA $54,000 NA 3.9%
Tampa 1,010 $87,700 NA $124,700 NA -18.4%
Georgia
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Atlanta 2,920 $69,600 NA $123,200 NA 16.3%
Idaho
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Boise City 40 $33,100 NA $51,000 NA -86.6%
Illinois
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Chicago (Area) 1,520 $47,300 NA $70,100 NA -68%
Indiana
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Evansville 60 $62,500 NA $70,400 NA -67.3%
Fort Wayne 160 $62,100 NA $69,900 NA -29%
Indianapolis 970 $85,000 NA $108,700 NA -0.1%
South Bend 130 NA NA NA NA -10.6%
Iowa
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Des Moines 220 $74,300 NA $102,500 NA -39.6%
Kansas
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Wichita NA $70,100 NA $89,300 NA NA
Kentucky
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Lexington NA $101,800 NA $161,500 NA NA
Louisville NA $91,500 NA $149,100 NA NA
Louisiana
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Baton Rouge 210 $69,300 NA $110,100 NA -47.6%
Maine
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Portland 40 $72,700 NA $100,600 NA -80.3%
Maryland
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Baltimore 3,360 $107,900 NA $162,900 NA 138.2%
Salisbury 50 NA NA NA NA -20.4%
Massachusetts
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Boston (Area) 3,850 $120,000 NA $166,400+ NA 39.9%
Springfield 140 $70,500 NA $84,100 NA -55.8%
Worcester 210 $83,000 NA $109,100 NA -23.5%
Michigan
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Grand Rapids 60 NA NA NA NA -85.2%
Kalamazoo 50 $103,000 NA $117,600 NA -69.6%
Minnesota
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Duluth 60 NA NA NA NA -59.6%
Minneapolis 1,700 $68,800 NA $93,800 NA -11.3%
Rochester 140 $64,000 NA $73,800 NA 20%
Mississippi
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Hattiesburg 50 $50,700 NA $63,300 NA -24.5%
Jackson 200 $46,700 NA $56,800 NA -28.2%
Missouri
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Jefferson City NA $47,800 NA $63,300 NA NA
Kansas City 550 $72,400 NA $107,200 NA -49.3%
Springfield 190 $54,500 NA $81,600 NA -9.6%
St. Louis 1,700 $51,900 NA $83,500 NA 18.4%
Nebraska
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Omaha 1,330 NA NA NA NA 163%
Nevada
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Las Vegas 430 $72,800 NA $112,000 NA -53.3%
New Jersey
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Trenton NA $59,100 NA $100,200 NA NA
New Mexico
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Albuquerque 710 $58,600 NA $75,000 NA 67.5%
New York
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Albany 860 NA NA NA NA 77.7%
Buffalo 930 $70,800 NA $108,500 NA 55.2%
New York (Area) 9,230 $114,100 NA $166,400+ NA 0.1%
Rochester 1,640 $119,300 NA $164,300 NA 197.6%
Syracuse 2,700 $117,500 NA $166,400+ NA 692.2%
Utica 90 $58,600 NA $69,700 NA -38.4%
North Carolina
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Charlotte 250 $78,800 NA $90,000 NA -73.2%
Durham 4,350 $108,600 NA $166,400+ NA 1331.9%
Greensboro 120 $54,700 NA $62,800 NA -69%
Hickory 100 $59,800 NA $65,500 NA -35.3%
Raleigh 340 $69,800 NA $108,300 NA -38.6%
Wilmington 100 $57,900 NA $72,800 NA -37.1%
North Dakota
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Fargo 50 NA NA NA NA -64.6%
Ohio
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Akron 180 $81,800 NA $136,300 NA -48.1%
Canton 140 $73,500 NA $79,600 NA -20.3%
Cincinnati NA $42,000 NA $54,700 NA NA
Cleveland 470 $54,700 NA $85,600 NA -57.5%
Dayton 490 $68,700 NA $114,900 NA 19.1%
Toledo 340 $75,900 NA $131,200 NA 5.1%
Oklahoma
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Tulsa 90 $48,600 NA $66,600 NA -81.6%
Oregon
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Portland 1,870 $86,200 NA $128,100 NA 71.1%
Pennsylvania
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Allentown 60 $72,500 NA $105,800 NA -84.1%
Harrisburg 140 $56,000 NA $67,400 NA -59.7%
Lancaster 40 $63,800 NA $78,800 NA -82.4%
Philadelphia (Area) 2,290 $95,100 NA $156,400 NA -23.1%
Pittsburgh NA $113,200 NA $160,600 NA NA
Scranton NA $63,500 NA $87,200 NA NA
Rhode Island
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Providence 290 NA NA NA NA -52%
South Carolina
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Greenville 230 $62,000 NA $74,100 NA -31%
South Dakota
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Sioux Falls 30 $49,100 NA $61,500 NA -78.6%
Tennessee
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Jackson NA $23,900 NA $54,200 NA NA
Nashville 320 $46,800 NA $75,000 NA -60.3%
Texas
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Brownsville 90 $54,400 NA $78,600 NA -38.3%
Dallas (Area) NA $59,500 NA $72,900 NA NA
El Paso NA $30,200 NA $59,900 NA NA
Houston 5,260 $111,300 NA $166,400+ NA 84.8%
Killeen 210 $66,100 NA $93,500 NA 47.1%
McAllen 180 $59,000 NA $82,300 NA -27.8%
Odessa 40 $38,900 NA $53,100 NA -32.6%
Waco 80 $62,200 NA $78,400 NA -32.5%
Wichita Falls 50 $62,300 NA $72,100 NA -29.2%
Utah
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Ogden 70 $54,300 NA $68,700 NA -66.5%
Provo 110 $72,700 NA $82,900 NA -41.7%
Virginia
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Lynchburg 120 $50,500 NA $75,300 NA 10.4%
Richmond 710 NA NA NA NA 6.8%
Virginia Beach 530 $77,600 NA $108,400 NA -35.5%
Washington
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Seattle (Area) 2,480 $118,900 NA $158,900 NA 35.9%
West Virginia
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
Charleston 220 $46,100 NA $62,900 NA 33.9%
Wheeling 40 $42,500 NA $48,300 NA -44.5%
Wisconsin
City/Area Employees Median
Annual Salary
Median
Hourly Wage
Top 25%
Annual Salary
Top 25%
Hourly Wage
Job Density
La Crosse 100 NA NA NA NA 28.2%
Madison 1,830 $72,200 NA $101,500 NA 396%
Milwaukee 1,730 NA NA NA NA 93.2%

Find Schools Near You



Top Nursing Programs

Money for Nursing School

More Resources

Find Nursing Schools

Search Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs & Diploma programs for your Nursing Career.

 
Copyright © 1999-2014 Nursing Jobs, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Call 888.613.8844 (M-F, 7-5 Pacific)

Send a message