Biology Schools
In Kansas City, Missouri

The city of Kansas City has 4 schools where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Kansas City, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Biology
  • Masters degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Biology Employment

Kansas City 880
Missouri 2,770

Exactly 880 of the 2,770 biology professionals employed in Missouri, work in Kansas City. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Kansas City has shrunk by 11%. Overall employment in Kansas City has increased.

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Biology employment growth

3,950 3,780 4,160 4,090 2,770
990 980 990 1,010 880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Kansas City

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

$51,934 $49,528 $53,060 $54,652 $56,414
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

Salaries for biology professionals in Kansas City have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $56,414 per year was earned by biology professionals in Kansas City. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Kansas City was $51,934 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Kansas City.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Kansas City

10th percentile
$35,616
25th percentile
$41,720
50th percentile
$51,310
75th percentile
$69,474
90th percentile
$87,084

Biology professionals in Kansas City make a median yearly salary of $51,310. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,616 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 145% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Kansas City

Chemistry
$48,515
Biology
$56,414
Biochemistry
$59,350
Biomedical Engineering
$66,220
Physics
$133,640

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Kansas City

4

Many of Kansas City's biology professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited biology schools in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In Kansas City

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

Kansas City's biology schools offer 5 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Kansas City

associate
0
bachelor
119
master
23
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total142

In 2010 approximately 142 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Missouri

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