Biochemistry Schools In Nevada

Biochemistry classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited biochemistry schools in Nevada. The trends in Nevada's biochemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in biochemistry includes biochemistry training at the following levels:

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


  1. University of Nevada-Las Vegas

    4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Nevada-Reno

    Reno, Nevada 89557

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Biochemistry Employment

Nevada 1,120
National 235,350

Of all of the biochemistry professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Nevada state.

Employment Growth for Biochemistry professionals In Nevada

1,050 1,070 790 1,150 1,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Biochemistry is a growing field in Nevada. There were 70 more biochemistry professionals working in Nevada in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of biochemistry professionals has grown by 7%. 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 Nevada

$49,825 $49,470 $55,525 $58,145 $58,680
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
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 Nevada. The mean salary for biochemistry professionals in 2006 was $49,825 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $58,680 per year.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Nevada

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Thus, biochemistry professionals' salaries grew by 15% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Nevada state, within the field of biochemistry, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid biochemistry professionals earn 136% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Nevada


Biochemistry professionals in Nevada earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biochemistry programs available for each degree type for all schools in Nevada


As the number of biochemistry professionals is increasing in Nevada state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited biochemistry schools in Nevada state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 50 biochemistry graduates from biochemistry courses in Nevada and in 2010 there were 58 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of biochemistry school degree or certificate graduates in Nevada by 16%. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned a bachelor's degree in biochemistry.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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