Renton, WA (population: 66,884) has one massage therapy school within its city limits. Renton Technical College has a total student population of 4,346. It is the 3607th highest ranked school in the USA and the 62nd highest in the state of Washington (#1 is University of Washington-Seattle Campus).
Massage Therapy students from Renton 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.
Renton lies in King county, which is one of the 24 counties in Washington. Overall, the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett Metropolitan area has 1,404,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $25.60/hr average worker wage, and a $53,240 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Renton Technical College ends up costing a student $10,931/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Renton|
|Federal Way||WA||84,659||2||22.1387||18||13.5 miles|
|South Hill||WA||63,243||0||-||0||23.7 miles|