San Francisco, CA (population: 817,411) has three medicine schools within its city limits. City College of San Francisco, the highest ranked school in the city with a medicine program, has a total student population of 32,950. It is the 4119th highest ranked school in the USA and the 381st highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about medicine programs in San Francisco, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of medicine professors at City College of San Francisco such as Debra Stastny, Kyle Thornton, Les Yim, and Leslie Yim.
Medicine students from San Francisco schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, surgeons, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Anesthesiologists make on average $211,750 per year and there are about 37,450 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City Metropolitan area alone, there are ** employed anesthesiologists earning an average salary of $#. Physicians and surgeons in this area earn $164,680/yr and there are 1,390 employed.
San Francisco lies in San Francisco county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City Metropolitan area has 982,930 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $30/hr average worker wage, and a $61,940 average annual salary. Thus, about 1 out of every 1000 jobs in San Francisco are held by physicians and surgeons, and **/1000 are held by anesthesiologists.
Of the 3 medicine schools in San Francisco, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, City College of San Francisco comes out as the most expensive ($4,129/yr) for medicine students, with City College of San Francisco as the lowest, reported at only $4,129/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from San Francisco|
|South San Francisco||CA||64,345||0||-||0||7.8 miles|
|San Mateo||CA||93,990||1||15.1982||101||16.4 miles|
|San Leandro||CA||78,904||1||29.9223||11||16.9 miles|
|Castro Valley||CA||65,952||0||-||0||21.7 miles|
|Walnut Creek||CA||64,055||0||-||0||24.1 miles|
|Union City||CA||76,462||1||13.7752||0||26.3 miles|
|Santa Clara||CA||112,889||4||29.9373||188||38.2 miles|
|San Jose||CA||977,893||9||20.6572||297||46.3 miles|
|Santa Cruz||CA||57,690||2||37.6705||80||59.8 miles|
|West Sacramento||CA||50,542||1||29.8049||4||73.4 miles|