Salt Lake City, UT (population: 184,856) has five massage therapy schools within its city limits. Myotherapy College of Utah, the highest ranked school in the city with a massage therapy program, has a total student population of 69. It is the 2822nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 30th highest in the state of Utah (#1 is University of Utah).
Massage Therapy students from Salt Lake City 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.
Salt Lake City lies in Salt Lake county, which is one of the 16 counties in Utah. Overall, the Salt Lake City area has 609,730 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.8% unemployment rate, $19.97/hr average worker wage, and a $41,530 average annual salary.
Of the 5 massage therapy schools in Salt Lake City, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Utah College of Massage Therapy Inc comes out as the most expensive ($20,727/yr) for massage therapy students, with Myotherapy College of Utah as the lowest, reported at only $8,608/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Salt Lake City|
|West Valley City||UT||125,842||2||24.4175||17||7.5 miles|
|South Jordan||UT||57,903||1||13.1531||4||15.4 miles|