Dayton, OH (population: 151,594) has five massage therapy schools within its city limits. Miami-Jacobs Career College, the highest ranked school in the city with a massage therapy program, has a total student population of 621. It is the 732nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 27th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Massage Therapy students from Dayton 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.
Dayton lies in Montgomery county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Dayton area has 372,110 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $20.07/hr average worker wage, and a $41,750 average annual salary.
Of the 5 massage therapy schools in Dayton, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Creative Images Institute of Cosmetology comes out as the most expensive ($26,826/yr) for massage therapy students, with Miami-Jacobs Career College as the lowest, reported at only $13,605/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dayton|
|Yellow Springs||OH||-||2||0.482738||0||16.7 miles|
|Concord Twp||OH||-||1||37.8234||22||33.1 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||42.4 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||56.0 miles|
|Canal Winchester||OH||-||1||0.0||0||73.9 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||98.1 miles|