Biology Schools
In Huntsville, Alabama

In Huntsville, there are 2 biology schools where biology faculty can find employment. The trends in Huntsville's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes biology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Huntsville Vs. Alabama Biology Employment

Huntsville 140
Alabama 2,990

Exactly 140 of Alabama's 2,990 biology professionals work in Huntsville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Huntsville, there has been a 7% decline in the number of biology professionals. As the employment for biology professionals in Huntsville has decreased, overall employment in Huntsville has also decreased.

Huntsville Vs. Alabama Biology employment growth

2,000 2,070 2,220 2,460 2,990
150 110 100 100 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Huntsville

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Huntsville

$45,440 $71,570 $53,290 $57,625 $71,450
$41,270 $43,260 $44,540 $46,220 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Huntsville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Huntsville

As the number of biology professionals in Huntsville has shrunk, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $71,450 per year was earned by biology professionals in Huntsville. Biology professionals in Huntsville made a yearly average salary of $45,440, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Huntsville.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Huntsville

10th percentile
$40,453
25th percentile
$53,153
50th percentile
$66,373
75th percentile
$80,277
90th percentile
$101,850

Biology professionals in Huntsville make a median yearly salary of $66,373. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,453 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $101,850 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Huntsville

Biochemistry
$40,510
Chemistry
$58,705
Biology
$71,450
Physics
$104,600

On average biology professional salaries in Huntsville are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Huntsville

2

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

Biology Programs Offered In Huntsville

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total4

Huntsville's biology schools offer 4 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Huntsville

associate
0
bachelor
89
master
10
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total101

In 2010 approximately 101 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Huntsville, Alabama

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