Biology Schools
In Colorado Springs, Colorado

In Colorado Springs, there are 2 biology schools where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Colorado Springs, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Biology
  • Masters degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Biology Employment

Colorado Springs 230
Colorado 4,370

Exactly 230 of the 4,370 biology professionals employed in Colorado, work in Colorado Springs. Between 2006 and 2010, in Colorado Springs, there has been a 229% growth in the number of biology professionals. Overall employment in Colorado Springs has decreased.

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Biology employment growth

5,640 6,610 6,200 4,470 4,370
70 110 No data No data 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Colorado Springs

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Colorado Springs

$56,070 $56,930 $64,805 $66,780 $70,160
$39,190 $40,960 $42,210 $43,790 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Colorado Springs
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Colorado Springs

In Colorado Springs, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 biology professionals in Colorado Springs reportedly earned an average salary of $70,160 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Colorado Springs made an average salary of $56,070 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Colorado Springs.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Colorado Springs

10th percentile
$31,320
25th percentile
$48,150
50th percentile
$66,010
75th percentile
$81,460
90th percentile
$138,090

Biology professionals make a median salary of $66,010 per year in Colorado Springs. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,320 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $138,090 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Colorado Springs

Chemistry
$54,930
Biology
$70,160
Biochemistry
$98,230

On average biology professional salaries in Colorado Springs are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Colorado Springs

2

There are 2 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Colorado Springs' biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Colorado Springs

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Colorado Springs' biology schools offer 3 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Colorado Springs

associate
0
bachelor
139
master
38
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total177

In 2010 approximately 177 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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