Biology Schools
In Fairfield, Connecticut

The city of Fairfield has 2 schools where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Fairfield, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Biology Employment

Fairfield 110
Connecticut 2,360

Exactly 110 of Connecticut's 2,360 biology professionals work in Fairfield. There has been a 0% decline in the number of biology professionals in Fairfield between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for biology professionals in Fairfield has decreased, overall employment in Fairfield has also decreased.

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Biology employment growth

1,950 2,100 2,330 2,460 2,360
110 190 80 300 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfield

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Fairfield

$69,350 $61,500 $59,725 $66,290 $67,263
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Fairfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfield

Salaries for biology professionals in Fairfield have decreased. In 2010 biology professionals in Fairfield reportedly earned an average salary of $67,263 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Fairfield made an average salary of $69,350 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfield.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Fairfield

10th percentile
$38,443
25th percentile
$46,070
50th percentile
$57,197
75th percentile
$88,263
90th percentile
$112,200

Biology professionals in Fairfield earn a median salary of $57,197 per year. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 192%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,443 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $112,200 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Fairfield

Chemistry
$51,150
Biology
$67,263
Biochemistry
$73,135

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Fairfield

2

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

Biology Programs Offered In Fairfield

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Fairfield's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Fairfield

associate
0
bachelor
73
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total73

Approximately 73 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Fairfield, Connecticut

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