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Average Salary for The University of Texas (UT) - Health Science Center at Houston Alumni

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is a university located in Houston. The data for this snapshot was collected from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston graduates who took PayScale's salary survey.

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The University of Texas (UT) - Health Science Center at Houston Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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XAll compensation data shown are the gross, national median (50th percentile). Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Registered Nurse (RN)
3 salaries
$54,000  
   
Clinical Research Coordinator
2 salaries
$42,700  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
2 salaries
$105,000  
Physician Assistant (PA)
2 salaries
$129,000  
Medical Director, Occupational Medicine
2 salaries
$197,468  
Grants Evaluator
2 salaries
$40,000  
Dentist
2 salaries
$182,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 52

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7000 Fannin
Houston, TX 77030

The University of Texas (UT) Health Science Center at Houston

registrar.uth.tmc.edu/

701

State School

94 %


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Industry

Professionally, clinical care, the health care services industry, and the dentist's office industry are popular business areas among The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston alumni. The majority of alumni accept jobs in the health care industry. The medical oncology services industry is perhaps the least commonly worked industry among The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads, with less than five percent of former students experienced in this area. Starting salaries of $75K are common among The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads.

Jobs

Former The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston students with an interest in making money consider becoming Medical Director, Occupational Medicines, the highest-paying gig (earnings amount to $197K) among this alumni group. Other well-paid jobs include Nephrologists (about $173K) and Physician Assistants (around $129K). Grants Evaluators get the short end of the stick when it comes to salary, where grads report making an average of $40K in this job.

Locations

Nearly one-half of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston students choose to remain in Houston after graduation, where average salaries are actually the lowest at $61K. The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston alumni in search of the largest paycheck, on the other hand, will find it in Cleveland where approximately $199K is the average pay. Austin and San Antonio are popular choices as well.

Degree Major

With annual earnings of about $228K per year, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads who have a medical degree are the best paid among the alumni population. The degree that warrants the lowest level of financial compensation is a Master of Public Health (MPH), Epidemiology (approximately $39K annually).

Skills

Pediatrics is a common skill among The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston alumni — less than ten percent of grads mention using it at work. The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads with Anesthesia experience garner salaries that are 141 percent more than other grads' salaries. Experience with Medicine / Surgery, Acute Care, and Data Analysis is highly valued as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of alumni for this school enjoy paid vacation days and about one-fourth of alumni get paid sick time. A solid majority of respondents opt for a 401(k) to save for retirement. Health benefits extend to a solid majority of former students, and a majority of the survey participants also receive dental coverage. The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston alumni are also on the receiving end of life insurance, 403(b), a company-subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Related Schools

Compensation averages around $78K for The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio alumni, making their earnings most comparable to The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads. Other schools similar to The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston include The University of Texas Medical Branch, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans, and the University of North Texas Health Science Center.

Key Stats for The University of Texas (UT) - Health Science Center at Houston

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %
Salary
$52,954 - $127,743
Salary
$39,594 - $140,936
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
$39,866 - $89,246
$58,957 - $145,451
$100,000

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