Biology Schools
In Fountain Valley, California

In Fountain Valley, there is only one biology school where biology faculty can find employment. The trends in Fountain Valley's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes biology training at the following levels:

  • Biology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fountain Valley Vs. California Biology Employment

Fountain Valley 1,800
California 33,930

Exactly 1,800 of the 33,930 biology professionals employed in California, work in Fountain Valley. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Fountain Valley has grown by 16%. As the number of biology professionals in Fountain Valley has increased, overall employment in Fountain Valley has decreased.

Fountain Valley Vs. California Biology employment growth

27,900 28,810 31,390 32,400 33,930
1,550 2,060 1,990 2,020 1,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Fountain Valley

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Fountain Valley

$61,075 $53,656 $56,846 $60,052 $64,438
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Fountain Valley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fountain Valley

As the number of biology professionals in Fountain Valley has grown, salaries for biology professionals have also increased. In 2010 Fountain Valley biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $64,438. Biology professionals in Fountain Valley made a yearly average salary of $61,075, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Fountain Valley is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Fountain Valley

10th percentile
$41,882
25th percentile
$51,836
50th percentile
$62,026
75th percentile
$75,400
90th percentile
$91,428

Biology professionals in Fountain Valley earn a median salary of $62,026 per year. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,882 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $91,428 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Fountain Valley

Chemistry
$52,193
Biology
$64,438
Biochemistry
$86,260
Biomedical Engineering
$91,600

On average biology professionals in Fountain Valley earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Fountain Valley.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Fountain Valley

1

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

Biology Programs Offered In Fountain Valley

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Fountain Valley

associate
36
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total36

Approximately 36 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Fountain Valley, California

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