Biology Schools
In Durango, Colorado

In Durango, there is only one biology school where biology faculty can find employment. The trends in Durango's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Durango Vs. Colorado Biology Employment

Durango 280
Colorado 4,370

Of the 4,370 biology professionals employed in Colorado, 280 work in Durango. Between 2006 and 2010, in Durango, there has been a 27% growth in the number of biology professionals. As the employment for biology professionals in Durango has increased, overall employment in Durango has also increased.

Durango Vs. Colorado Biology employment growth

5,640 6,610 6,200 4,470 4,370
220 180 190 No data 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Durango

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Durango

$47,793 $47,070 $49,757 No data $56,517
$34,440 $36,530 $38,370 No data $40,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Durango
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durango

In Durango, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 Durango biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $56,517. Biology professionals in Durango made a yearly average salary of $47,793, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Durango is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Durango

10th percentile
$43,857
25th percentile
$46,330
50th percentile
$53,457
75th percentile
$63,543
90th percentile
$75,540

Biology professionals in Durango earn a median salary of $53,457 per year. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 72%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $43,857 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,540 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Durango

Biochemistry
$37,660
Biology
$56,517
Chemistry
$68,240

Durango biology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Durango

1

There is only one accredited biology school in the city. Many of Durango's biology professionals are graduates of this school.

Biology Programs Offered In Durango

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in biology offered by Durango's biology school.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Durango

associate
0
bachelor
38
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total38

Approximately 38 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Durango, Colorado

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