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Average Salary for University of Texas - Medical Branch (UTMB) Alumni

The University of Texas Medical Branch is a university located in Galveston. Figures cited in this summary are based on graduates' replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Typical Early Career Salary

$58,600
University of Texas - Medical Branch (UTMB) Alumni

Median Salary by Job

Job
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Physician Assistant (PA)
9 salaries
$89,025  
   
Family Nurse Practitioner (NP)
3 salaries
$86,000  
Registered Nurse (RN)
3 salaries
$74,865  
Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP)
2 salaries
$90,000  
Physical Therapist Director
2 salaries
$94,500  
Nursing Manager
2 salaries
$93,830  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 56
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University of Texas - Medical Branch (UTMB) Details

301 University Blvd
Galveston, TX 77555-0129

University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)

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Industry

Professionally, the health care industry, the health clinic industry, and the acute care hospital industry are popular business areas among The University of Texas Medical Branch alumni. The most popular career sector among alumni is clinical care. On the other end of the spectrum is the home health care industry, which attracts less than five percent of The University of Texas Medical Branch alumni. Typical pay for those who graduated from The University of Texas Medical Branch amounts to $80K.

Gender

In the The University of Texas Medical Branch alumni community, men make a median salary of $99K compared to their female counterparts, who earn about $80K.

Jobs

The biggest paychecks among The University of Texas Medical Branch alumni are earned by Clinical Nurse Managers — these former students make approximately $105K per year. The next biggest paychecks go to Physical Therapist Directors (around $95K) and Physician Assistants ($93K). Relative to other positions, compensation dwindles for Licensed Physical Therapists; alumni in this role face average salaries of $66K.

Locations

The most popular destination for former The University of Texas Medical Branch students is Houston. It is no surprise that Beaumont, which hands out the biggest paychecks (the average salary is around $150K), is another of the most popular spots for former The University of Texas Medical Branch students. On the far end of the pay scale, The University of Texas Medical Branch alumni often reside in Dallas, which is home to the lowest pay at $42K. San Antonio is also a common pick among The University of Texas Medical Branch grads, along with Galveston.

Employers

One of the most common places for The University of Texas Medical Branch students to work after graduation is University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) (one in ten graduates are employed there), where pay hovers at $78K.

Degree Major

A medical degree will compensate The University of Texas Medical Branch grads at a much higher rate than other fields — these alums tend to rake in $305K per year. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration face salaries on the lower end, coming in close to approximately $41K per year.

Skills

About a tenth of grads report using Acute Care as part of their job, making it the most popular skill. Knowledge of Orthopedics seems to be related to bigger paychecks; in fact, skilled alumni bring in salaries that are 17 percent more than their former classmates' salaries (about $94K). In addition, those who are savvy in Medicine / Surgery, Pediatrics, and Physical Therapy are also considered highly skilled.

Benefits and Perks

Though vacation and sick days are paid for some, these benefits are reported by the minority of graduates (two-fifths of alumni and one-third of alumni, respectively). It is no small feat that a solid majority of former students are given health coverage, and a majority of respondents accept dental insurance. A strong majority of alumni save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. The University of Texas Medical Branch alumni are also on the receiving end of life insurance, 403(b), a company-subsidized cell phone, and malpractice / liability insurance.

Related Schools

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston grads bring in salaries of around $81K, making them the most similar to The University of Texas Medical Branch alumni in terms of earnings. Other schools similar to The University of Texas Medical Branch include The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans, and the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

Key Stats

Female
75 %
Male
25 %
Salary
$44,904 - $93,230
Salary
$52,275 - $175,000
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
24%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
$59,085 - $102,087
$42,000 - $90,000
$82,424
$150,000

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