Washington Employment Specialists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Employment Specialists in Washington

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Fast Facts for Employment Specialists in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Seattle, Bremerton and Olympia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kennewick, Yakima and Spokane
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Bremerton

Salaries for Employment Specialists in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Olympia, Seattle and Kennewick

Schools for Employment Specialists in Washington are listed below.

Selected Employment Specialist Training Schools in Washington

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You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.

  • Programs: BA/Human Resource Management, MA/Organizational Management - Human Resources Management, MBA - Human Resources Management, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Management - Human Resources, MBA - Human Resources, BS in Business Administration - Human Resources, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Associate

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Human Resource Management, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Human Resource Management, Doctor of Business Administration, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Doctorate

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Associates in Business Management - Human Resource Management, Associates in Business Management
  • Degrees: Associate

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MBA - Human Resources, AA in Business
  • Degrees: Master, Associate

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online MS in Human Resources, Online General MBA, Online MBA specialization in Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Human Resources Management - D.B.A., Human Resources Management - PhD in Bus. Admin., Human Resource Management - BBA, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor, Master

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

  • Programs: MBA - Human Resource Management, Bachelor's (BBA) - Human Resource Management, MBA - Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University.

  • Programs: MS Human Resource Management, MBA with concentration in Human Resources, IMBA - Human Resources, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Business Administration - Human Resource Management (BS) (Online), Business Administration (AS) (Online), Business Administration (BS) (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate
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More Washington Employment Specialist Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bellevue College Bellevue Bachelor 12,305
Bellingham Technical College Bellingham Associate 2,896
City University of Seattle Bellevue Masters 3,566
Clark College Vancouver Associate 9,705
Clover Park Technical College Lakewood Associate 9,829
Eastern Washington University Cheney Doctorate 10,686
Edmonds Community College Lynnwood Associate 8,435
Gonzaga University Spokane Doctorate & First Professional 6,873
Lake Washington Technical College Kirkland Associate 3,996
Pierce College at Puyallup Puyallup Associate 3,068
Tacoma Community College Tacoma Associate 5,811
University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle Doctorate 40,218
Western Washington University Bellingham Masters 14,276

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Employment Specialists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Washington. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Employment Specialists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Employment Specialists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bremerton 450 $60770 1.54
Silverdale 450 $60770 1.54
Bellingham 260 $51550 0.92
Longview 100 $54230 0.76
Kennewick 380 $59260 1.03
Richland 380 $59260 1.03
Mount Vernon 150 $47690 0.91
Anacortes 150 $47690 0.91
Olympia 600 $57960 1.66
Tumwater 600 $57960 1.66
Seattle 9070 $66650 1.4
Tacoma 9070 $66650 1.4
Bellevue 9070 $66650 1.4
Spokane 660 $51190 0.84
Spokane Valley 660 $51190 0.84
Walla Walla 60 $56510 0.74
Wenatchee 100 $49040 0.69
Yakima 270 $53470 0.88
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