Paris, TX has one pharmacy school within its city limits. Paris Junior College has a total student population of 5,580. It is the 5129th highest ranked school in the USA and the 284th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
Pharmacy students from Paris schools who go on to become pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy professionals, pharmacist in charges, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 267,860 people working as pharmacists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $106,630. Also, Pharmacy aides make on average $22,330 per year and there are about 52,230 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 100 employed pharmacy aides earning an average salary of $20,630. Pharmacists in this area earn $108,980/yr and there are 590 employed.
Paris lies in Lamar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area has 281,410 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $15.64/hr average worker wage, and a $32,520 average annual salary. Thus, about 2.090 out of every 1000 jobs in Paris are held by pharmacists, and 0.345/1000 are held by pharmacy aides.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Paris Junior College ends up costing a student $7,145/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Paris|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||98.8 miles|