Biology Schools
In Buffalo, New York

There are 5 biology schools in Buffalo for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biology and biology education in Buffalo, which includes biology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Biology
  • Masters degree in Biology
  • PhD degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Buffalo Vs. New York Biology Employment

Buffalo 150
New York 8,640

Of the 8,640 biology professionals employed in New York, 150 work in Buffalo. Between 2006 and 2010, in Buffalo, there has been a 40% decline in the number of biology professionals. As the employment for biology professionals in Buffalo has decreased, overall employment in Buffalo has increased.

Buffalo Vs. New York Biology employment growth

7,020 12,910 9,290 10,740 8,640
250 700 760 160 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Buffalo

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Buffalo

$65,640 $49,660 $46,520 $57,130 $58,430
$37,400 $38,640 $40,170 $40,960 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Buffalo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buffalo

As the number of biology professionals in Buffalo has shrunk, salaries for biology professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $58,430 per year was earned by biology professionals in Buffalo. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Buffalo was $65,640 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Buffalo.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Buffalo

10th percentile
$32,890
25th percentile
$46,530
50th percentile
$57,100
75th percentile
$68,420
90th percentile
$85,950

Biology professionals in Buffalo earn a median salary of $57,100 per year. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,890 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 161% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Buffalo

Chemistry
$50,158
Biology
$58,430
Biomedical Engineering
$68,330
Biochemistry
$75,915
Physics
$102,370

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Buffalo

5

There are 5 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Buffalo's biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Buffalo

associate
0
bachelor
9
master
3
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total14

There are a total of 14 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Buffalo's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Buffalo

associate
0
bachelor
211
master
36
doctor
6
Certificate
0
Total253

In 2010 approximately 253 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Buffalo, New York

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