Biology Schools
In Elmhurst, Illinois

There is only one biology school in Elmhurst for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Elmhurst, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Biology Employment

Elmhurst 2,580
Illinois 5,020

Exactly 2,580 of Illinois' 5,020 biology professionals work in Elmhurst. There has been a 11% decline in the number of biology professionals in Elmhurst between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Elmhurst has increased.

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Biology employment growth

6,400 6,750 5,090 4,630 5,020
2,890 3,270 2,770 2,460 2,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Elmhurst

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Elmhurst

$54,588 $57,173 $59,368 $61,662 $63,872
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Elmhurst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elmhurst

In Elmhurst, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 biology professionals in Elmhurst reportedly earned an average salary of $63,872 per year. The average salary for biology professionals in Elmhurst was $54,588 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Elmhurst is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Elmhurst

10th percentile
$41,498
25th percentile
$49,324
50th percentile
$60,160
75th percentile
$76,928
90th percentile
$94,866

Elmhurst biology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $60,160. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 129%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,498 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,866 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Elmhurst

Chemistry
$53,460
Biochemistry
$63,313
Biology
$63,872
Biomedical Engineering
$70,710
Physics
$132,230

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Elmhurst

1

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

Biology Programs Offered In Elmhurst

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Elmhurst

associate
0
bachelor
33
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total33

In 2010 approximately 33 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Elmhurst, Illinois

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