Wilkes-Barre has a population of 43,123 and is located in Luzerne county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in medical schools in Wilkes-Barre during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $25,167.00. The average tuition was $25,167.00 for non-residents studying in Pennsylvania.
Books and supplies for medical schools in Wilkes-Barre cost an average of $1,160.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at medical schools in Wilkes-Barre was $10,469.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,980.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are two medical colleges in Wilkes-Barre from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 72 students were reported to have graduated from medical programs in Wilkes-Barre in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Dietitians and Nutritionists||$57,800.00||140|
|Radiation Therapists||$73,590.00||Not available|
|Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists||$49,090.00||410|
|Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||$44,600.00||130|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||$58,020.00||60|
|Radiologic Technologists and Technicians||$48,270.00||540|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||$26,660.00||680|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$39,340.00||2,350|