Biology Schools
In Chester, Pennsylvania

In Chester, there is only one biology school where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Chester, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chester Vs. Pennsylvania Biology Employment

Chester 2,930
Pennsylvania 6,350

Exactly 2,930 of Pennsylvania's 6,350 biology professionals work in Chester. The number of biology professionals in Chester has shrunk by 29% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Chester has increased.

Chester Vs. Pennsylvania Biology employment growth

6,930 5,910 6,150 6,420 6,350
4,110 3,130 3,110 3,190 2,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Chester

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Chester

$54,097 $60,470 $64,060 $64,074 $65,815
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Chester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chester

In Chester, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 Chester biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $65,815. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Chester made an average salary of $54,097 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Chester.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Chester

10th percentile
$41,182
25th percentile
$49,332
50th percentile
$61,882
75th percentile
$78,430
90th percentile
$96,612

Chester biology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $61,882. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,182 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $96,612 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Chester

Chemistry
$56,008
Biology
$65,815
Biochemistry
$82,363
Biomedical Engineering
$85,230
Physics
$99,590

On average biology professionals in Chester earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Chester.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Chester

1

Many of Chester's biology professionals are graduates of the only accredited biology school in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In Chester

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Chester

associate
0
bachelor
12
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total12

In 2010 approximately 12 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Chester, Pennsylvania

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