Gallatin, TN has four phlebotomy schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Tennessee Technology Center at Murfreesboro, the highest ranked school in this group with a phlebotomy program, has a total student population of 372. It is the 1584th highest ranked school in the USA and the 28th highest in the state of Tennessee (#1 is Vanderbilt University).
Phlebotomy students from Gallatin schools who go on to become phlebotomists. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,583,770 people working as registered nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $66,530. Also, Medical assistants make on average $29,450 per year and there are about 495,970 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin area alone, there are 2,360 employed medical assistants earning an average salary of $28,500. Registered nurses in this area earn $63,100/yr and there are 14,970 employed.
Gallatin lies in Sumner county, which is one of the 26 counties in Tennessee. Overall, the Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin area has 719,830 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.7% unemployment rate, $19.13/hr average worker wage, and a $39,790 average annual salary. Thus, about 20.798 out of every 1000 jobs in Gallatin are held by registered nurses, and 3.274/1000 are held by medical assistants.
Of the 4 phlebotomy schools with a 100-mile radius of Gallatin, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Draughons Junior College Inc comes out as the most expensive ($24,222/yr) for phlebotomy students, with Tennessee Technology Center at Hartsville as the lowest, reported at only $7,464/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Gallatin|
|Bowling Green||KY||56,941||5||29.5084||365||40.2 miles|