Tacoma has a population of 193,556 and is located in Pierce county.
Medical schools in Tacoma charged students an average tuition of $13,830.00 if they were Washington state residents, and $17,473.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for medical schools in Tacoma is $937.00. Students who live on campus while attending a medical school in Tacoma, can expect to pay an average of $8,913.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,978.00. There are two medical colleges in Tacoma for students to choose from. 99 students were reported to have graduated from medical programs in Tacoma in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Dietitians and Nutritionists||$60,790.00||150|
|Anesthesiologists||Not available||Not available|
|Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists||$62,260.00||440|
|Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians||$59,210.00||Not available|
|Diagnostic Medical Sonographers||$72,940.00||130|
|Radiologic Technologists and Technicians||$57,880.00||340|
|Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics||$71,550.00||70|
|Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses||$44,580.00||1,800|