Biology Schools
In La Grande, Oregon

The city of La Grande has only one school where biology faculty can find employment. The trends in La Grande's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

La Grande Vs. Oregon Biology Employment

La Grande 700
Oregon 6,510

Of the 6,510 biology professionals employed in Oregon, 700 work in La Grande. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in La Grande has grown by 25%. As the employment for biology professionals in La Grande has increased, overall employment in La Grande has also increased.

La Grande Vs. Oregon Biology employment growth

4,740 4,670 6,190 6,430 6,510
560 570 680 No data 700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: La Grande

Biology VS. All professions salaries in La Grande

$47,518 $47,820 $51,918 No data $56,420
$32,850 $34,310 $35,260 No data $36,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in La Grande
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in La Grande

As the number of biology professionals in La Grande has grown, salaries for biology professionals have also increased. In 2010 La Grande biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $56,420. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in La Grande was $47,518 per year. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in La Grande is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in La Grande

10th percentile
$39,310
25th percentile
$46,220
50th percentile
$54,642
75th percentile
$62,598
90th percentile
$71,442

Biology professionals make a median salary of $54,642 per year in La Grande. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,310 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 82% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in La Grande

Biochemistry
$47,735
Biology
$56,420

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in La Grande

1

Many of La Grande's biology professionals are graduates of the only accredited biology school in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In La Grande

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in biology offered by La Grande's biology school.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In La Grande

associate
0
bachelor
20
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total20

In 2010 approximately 20 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in La Grande, Oregon

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