Biology Schools
In Charlotte, North Carolina

The city of Charlotte has 3 schools where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Charlotte, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Biology Employment

Charlotte 480
North Carolina 8,460

Of the 8,460 biology professionals employed in North Carolina, 480 work in Charlotte. Between 2006 and 2010, in Charlotte, there has been a 6% decline in the number of biology professionals. As the number of biology professionals in Charlotte has decreased, overall employment in Charlotte has increased.

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Biology employment growth

8,910 8,730 9,050 8,370 8,460
510 580 510 430 480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charlotte

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Charlotte

$38,185 $49,045 $49,257 $51,263 $51,797
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Charlotte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlotte

In Charlotte, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 Charlotte biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $51,797. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Charlotte made an average salary of $38,185 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Charlotte.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Charlotte

10th percentile
$32,893
25th percentile
$38,247
50th percentile
$48,617
75th percentile
$62,910
90th percentile
$78,240

Biology professionals in Charlotte make a median yearly salary of $48,617. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 138%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,893 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $78,240 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Charlotte

Chemistry
$46,490
Biology
$51,797
Biochemistry
$62,210

On average biology professional salaries in Charlotte are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Charlotte

3

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

Biology Programs Offered In Charlotte

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Charlotte's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Charlotte

associate
0
bachelor
114
master
9
doctor
6
Certificate
0
Total129

Approximately 129 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina

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