Biology Schools
In Buckhannon, West Virginia

The city of Buckhannon has only one school where biology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biology and biology education in Buckhannon, which includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Buckhannon Vs. West Virginia Biology Employment

Buckhannon 70
West Virginia 1,140

Exactly 70 of West Virginia's 1,140 biology professionals work in Buckhannon. The number of biology professionals in Buckhannon has shrunk by 63% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of biology professionals in Buckhannon has decreased, overall employment in Buckhannon has increased.

Buckhannon Vs. West Virginia Biology employment growth

1,350 1,180 1,170 1,180 1,140
190 200 180 No data 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Buckhannon

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Buckhannon

$41,460 $43,990 $46,415 No data $49,050
$29,240 $30,170 $31,960 No data $33,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Buckhannon
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buckhannon

As the number of biology professionals in Buckhannon has shrunk, salaries for biology professionals have increased. Buckhannon biology professionals made $49,050 per year, on average, in 2010. Biology professionals in Buckhannon made a yearly average salary of $41,460, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Buckhannon.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Buckhannon

10th percentile
$31,800
25th percentile
$35,810
50th percentile
$45,520
75th percentile
$56,120
90th percentile
$74,990

Biology professionals in Buckhannon make a median yearly salary of $45,520. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $74,990 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Buckhannon

Chemistry
$37,020
Biology
$49,050
Biochemistry
$87,490

Biology professional salaries in Buckhannon are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Buckhannon

1

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

Biology Programs Offered In Buckhannon

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Buckhannon's biology school offers one biology degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Buckhannon

associate
0
bachelor
12
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total12

Approximately 12 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Buckhannon, West Virginia

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