Biochemistry Schools In Washington DC

In Washington DC, there are 6 accredited schools where biochemistry classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biochemistry in the state of Washington DC, which encompasses biochemistry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Biochemistry
  • Masters degree in Biochemistry
  • PhD degree in Biochemistry


Schools

  1. American University

    4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20016-8001

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Catholic University of America

    620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20064

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. George Washington University

    2121 I Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20052

    50 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Georgetown University

    37th and O St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20057

    22 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Howard University

    2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20059-0001

    115 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Trinity Washington University

    125 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20017-1094

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. National Biochemistry Employment

Washington DC 2,840
National 235,350

Of all of the biochemistry professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Washington DC state.

Employment Growth for Biochemistry professionals In Washington DC

2,550 2,340 2,540 2,720 2,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Biochemistry is a growing field in Washington DC. In 2010 there were 290 more biochemistry professionals working in Washington DC than there were in 2006. Thus, in Washington DC, this field has grown by 11% in four years. This growth is faster than the change in the number of biochemistry professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of biochemistry professionals has shrunk by 4% from 2006 to 2010.

Biochemistry VS. All Professions salaries in Washington DC

$75,213 $79,983 $107,720 $108,345 $82,190
$54,015 $56,773 $59,398 $60,217 $61,344
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of biochemistry professionals is growing, the salaries paid to biochemistry professionals are increasing in Washington DC. In 2006 biochemistry professionals made a mean salary of $75,213 per year, and in 2010 they made $82,190 per year.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile
$49,330
25th percentile
$68,535
50th percentile
$82,885
75th percentile
$100,070
90th percentile
$110,775

This represents a 8% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Washington DC, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of biochemistry. The pay differential between the highest paid biochemistry professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 125%

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Biochemistry
$82,190
Biology
$72,304
Biomedical Engineering
$85,470
Chemistry
$66,730

In Washington DC, biochemistry professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Biochemistry programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington DC

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
3
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total9

As the number of biochemistry professionals is increasing in Washington DC state, the number of students graduating from the 6 accredited biochemistry schools in Washington DC state is also increasing. In Washington DC, there were 67 graduates in 2006. And there were 80 graduates from biochemistry courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of biochemistry school degree or certificate graduates in Washington DC by 19%. A majority of these graduates, or 44%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in biochemistry.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Washington DC

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