Biochemistry Schools
In West Lafayette, Indiana

Biochemistry faculty can choose to work at only one biochemistry school in West Lafayette. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biochemistry and biochemistry education in West Lafayette, which includes biochemistry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Biochemistry
  • PhD degree in Biochemistry


Professional Trends

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Biochemistry Employment

West Lafayette 300
Indiana 4,570

Exactly 300 of Indiana's 4,570 biochemistry professionals work in West Lafayette. Between 2006 and 2010, in West Lafayette, there has been a 25% growth in the number of biochemistry professionals. Overall employment in West Lafayette has also increased.

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Biochemistry employment growth

4,570 2,730 3,770 3,740 4,570
240 No data No data No data 300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: West Lafayette

Biochemistry VS. All professions salaries in West Lafayette

$47,345 $62,300 No data $36,840 $60,150
$36,230 $36,230 $37,650 $38,460 $39,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biochemistry in West Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Lafayette

As the number of biochemistry professionals in West Lafayette has grown, salaries for biochemistry professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,150 per year was earned by biochemistry professionals in West Lafayette. Biochemistry professionals in West Lafayette made a yearly average salary of $47,345, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in West Lafayette.

Salary percentiles for Biochemistry professionals in West Lafayette

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Biochemistry professionals in West Lafayette make a median yearly salary of $52,080. The difference in pay between the biochemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 248%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,245 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $108,850 per year.

Average Salaries for Biochemistry professionals and related professions in West Lafayette


On average biochemistry professional salaries in West Lafayette are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biochemistry schools in West Lafayette


There is only one accredited biochemistry school in the city. Many of West Lafayette's biochemistry professionals are graduates of this school.

Biochemistry Programs Offered In West Lafayette


West Lafayette's biochemistry schools offer 2 biochemistry degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biochemistry Degrees In West Lafayette


In 2010 approximately 24 students completed biochemistry courses.

Biochemistry Faculty Salaries in West Lafayette, Indiana

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