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

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, a school in Houston, Texas, has roughly 1,000 undergrads. The numbers in this rundown were provided by the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads who participated in 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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$0$70K$140K$210K
Dentist
2 salaries
$182,500  
   
Physician Assistant (PA)
2 salaries
$129,000  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
2 salaries
$105,000  
Medical Director, Occupational Medicine
2 salaries
$197,468  
Clinical Research Coordinator
2 salaries
$42,700  
Grants Evaluator
2 salaries
$40,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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About This School

7000 Fannin
Houston, TX 77030

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

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State School

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Industry

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston alumni can most commonly be found in the health care industry, the health care services industry, and the consulting industry, though they are employed throughout a wide range of sectors. Among University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads, clinical care is a commonly chosen career field. Less than five percent of University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads move into the health clinic industry — it is the road least traveled for this demographic. Median pay for those who graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston amounts to $75K.

Jobs

Among University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston alumni, those working as Medical Director, Occupational Medicines report the highest median pay of approximately $197K, followed by Dentists ($183K), and Physician Assistants (about $129K). Sitting at the bottom of the pay scale are Grants Evaluators who make an average of $40K.

Locations

More often than not, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads continue living in Houston, Texas (just over two-fifths of former students to be exact) even though the average salary here takes last place on the pay scale (around $60K). Alternatively, Cleveland, Ohio is home to some of the highest salaries — median pay is $199K — which is an (obvious) draw for many University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads. In addition, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads flock to neighboring Austin, Texas as well as San Antonio, Texas.

Degree Major

A medical degree earns University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston students the most money after college (an average about $240K per year). A Master of Public Health (MPH), Epidemiology commands less pay, and these degree-holders face median pay of approximately $39K.

Skills

Anesthesia commands a pay premium of 141 percent for University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads. Data Analysis is a popular skill among University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston alumni, with nearly one in ten workers reporting using it on the job. Demonstrated ability in Pediatrics, Acute Care, and Anesthesia rank among leading skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

As for time away from work, slightly less than half of the alumni are compensated for vacation days, but only one-fourth of alumni can take paid time off due to illness. Health insurance benefits extend to a fair number of survey participants, and the larger part of alums sign up for dental plans. A strong majority of former students set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads also enjoy benefits like life insurance, tuition reimbursement, 403(b), and a company-subsidized cell phone.

Related Schools

Compensation averages around $78K for University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio alumni, making their earnings most comparable to University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads. Other schools similar to 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
$53,334 - $127,743
Salary
$39,149 - $139,483
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
$39,149 - $87,152
$58,957 - $145,451
$199,000

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