Biology Schools
In Columbus, Ohio

There are 4 biology schools in Columbus for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Columbus, 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

Columbus Vs. Ohio Biology Employment

Columbus 1,320
Ohio 5,440

Of the 5,440 biology professionals employed in Ohio, 1,320 work in Columbus. Between 2006 and 2010, in Columbus, there has been a 560% growth in the number of biology professionals. Overall employment in Columbus has also increased.

Columbus Vs. Ohio Biology employment growth

6,030 5,800 5,770 5,650 5,440
200 1,140 1,180 890 1,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$46,280 $50,766 $52,752 $61,470 $56,073
$39,200 $40,770 $42,460 $43,070 $43,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

In Columbus, salaries for biology professionals have increased. Columbus biology professionals made $56,073 per year, on average, in 2010. Biology professionals in Columbus made a yearly average salary of $46,280, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbus.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Columbus

10th percentile
$35,828
25th percentile
$42,495
50th percentile
$51,792
75th percentile
$64,512
90th percentile
$82,962

Biology professionals make a median salary of $51,792 per year in Columbus. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,828 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 132% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Columbus

Chemistry
$51,120
Biology
$56,073
Biochemistry
$58,473

Biology professional salaries in Columbus are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Columbus

4

There are 4 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Columbus' biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Columbus

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
6
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total16

There are a total of 16 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Columbus' biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Columbus

associate
0
bachelor
513
master
29
doctor
57
Certificate
0
Total599

Approximately 599 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Ohio

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