Biology Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

The city of Detroit has 3 schools where biology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biology in the city of Detroit, which encompasses biology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Biology Employment

Detroit 120
Michigan 2,500

Exactly 120 of Michigan's 2,500 biology professionals work in Detroit. The number of biology professionals in Detroit has shrunk by 14% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for biology professionals in Detroit has decreased, overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Biology employment growth

3,860 3,470 2,440 2,580 2,500
140 350 No data 120 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$62,780 $49,285 $65,620 $66,500 $69,675
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

In Detroit, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $69,675 per year was earned by biology professionals in Detroit. Biology professionals in Detroit made a yearly average salary of $62,780, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Detroit is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$44,705
25th percentile
$50,560
50th percentile
$59,175
75th percentile
$68,800
90th percentile
$107,880

Biology professionals make a median salary of $59,175 per year in Detroit. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,705 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $107,880 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Detroit

Biochemistry
$0
Chemistry
$48,968
Biology
$69,675
Physics
$99,790

On average biology professionals in Detroit earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Detroit.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Detroit

3

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

Biology Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
5
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total11

Detroit's biology schools offer 11 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Detroit

associate
0
bachelor
236
master
54
doctor
10
Certificate
0
Total300

Approximately 300 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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