Biology Schools
In Athens, Alabama

There is only one biology school in Athens for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Athens, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Alabama Biology Employment

Athens 140
Alabama 2,990

Of the 2,990 biology professionals employed in Alabama, 140 work in Athens. There has been a 7% decline in the number of biology professionals in Athens between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for biology professionals in Athens has decreased, overall employment in Athens has also decreased.

Athens Vs. Alabama Biology employment growth

2,000 2,070 2,220 2,460 2,990
150 110 100 100 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$45,440 $71,570 $53,290 $57,625 $71,450
$41,270 $43,260 $44,540 $46,220 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

Salaries for biology professionals in Athens have increased. In 2010 Athens biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $71,450. The average salary for biology professionals in Athens was $45,440 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Athens is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Athens

10th percentile
$40,453
25th percentile
$53,153
50th percentile
$66,373
75th percentile
$80,277
90th percentile
$101,850

Athens biology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,373. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,453 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 152% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Athens

Biochemistry
$40,510
Chemistry
$58,705
Biology
$71,450
Physics
$104,600

On average biology professionals in Athens earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Athens.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Athens

1

There is only one accredited biology school in the city. Many of Athens' biology professionals are graduates of this school.

Biology Programs Offered In Athens

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in biology offered by Athens' biology school.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Athens

associate
0
bachelor
25
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total25

In 2010 approximately 25 students completed biology courses.

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