Fall River, MA (population: 90,721) has three massage therapy schools within its city limits. Salter School-Fall River Campus, the highest ranked school in the city with a massage therapy program, has a total student population of 580. It is the 3414th highest ranked school in the USA and the 119th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University).
Massage Therapy students from Fall River schools who go on to become licensed massage therapists, massage therapists, certified massage therapists, licensed massage practitioners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 55,920 people working as massage therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,780.
Fall River lies in Bristol county, which is one of the 12 counties in Massachusetts. Overall, the Providence-Fall River-Warwick-MA area has 544,170 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $20.96/hr average worker wage, and a $43,600 average annual salary.
Of the 3 massage therapy schools in Fall River, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Salter School-Fall River Campus comes out as the most expensive ($20,536/yr) for massage therapy students, with Bristol Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,151/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Fall River|
|North Dartmouth||MA||-||2||13.916||82||8.7 miles|
|New Bedford||MA||90,869||2||34.0999||5||9.4 miles|
|East Providence||RI||48,249||1||29.3002||11||14.3 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||21.3 miles|
|West Barnstable||MA||-||1||8.73914||72||38.0 miles|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||43.1 miles|