Biochemistry Schools
In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

In Pittsburgh, there are 3 biochemistry schools where biochemistry faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biochemistry in the city of Pittsburgh, which encompasses biochemistry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Biochemistry
  • PhD degree in Biochemistry


Statistics

Professional Trends

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Biochemistry Employment

Pittsburgh 1,470
Pennsylvania 7,240

Exactly 1,470 of Pennsylvania's 7,240 biochemistry professionals work in Pittsburgh. The number of biochemistry professionals in Pittsburgh has shrunk by 21% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of biochemistry professionals in Pittsburgh has decreased, overall employment in Pittsburgh has increased.

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Biochemistry employment growth

8,500 7,050 7,510 8,220 7,240
1,850 1,370 1,190 1,320 1,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburgh

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburgh

$64,917 $68,057 $74,923 $74,237 $69,803
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry in Pittsburgh
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburgh

In Pittsburgh, salaries for biochemistry professionals have increased. Pittsburgh biochemistry professionals made $69,803 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biochemistry professionals in Pittsburgh was $64,917 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Pittsburgh.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in Pittsburgh

10th percentile
$39,050
25th percentile
$50,293
50th percentile
$68,727
75th percentile
$83,507
90th percentile
$108,073

Biochemistry professionals in Pittsburgh earn a median salary of $68,727 per year. The 10% of biochemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,050 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 177% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in Pittsburgh

Biology
$48,355
Chemistry
$49,263
Biochemistry
$69,803
Biomedical Engineering
$76,020

Biochemistry professional salaries in Pittsburgh are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in Pittsburgh

3

There are 3 accredited biochemistry schools in the city. Many of Pittsburgh's biochemistry professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biochemistry Programs Offered In Pittsburgh

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Pittsburgh's biochemistry schools offer 3 biochemistry degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In Pittsburgh

associate
0
bachelor
6
master
0
doctor
6
Certificate
0
Total12

Approximately 12 students graduated from biochemistry courses in 2010.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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