Biology Schools
In Lancaster, California

Biology faculty can choose to work at only one biology school in Lancaster. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biology and biology education in Lancaster, which includes biology training at the following levels:

  • Biology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lancaster Vs. California Biology Employment

Lancaster 4,090
California 33,930

Of the 33,930 biology professionals employed in California, 4,090 work in Lancaster. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Lancaster has grown by 32%. As the employment for biology professionals in Lancaster has increased, overall employment in Lancaster has also increased.

Lancaster Vs. California Biology employment growth

27,900 28,810 31,390 32,400 33,930
3,110 3,250 3,240 4,250 4,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Lancaster

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Lancaster

$57,884 $63,314 $67,386 $66,715 $65,015
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Lancaster
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lancaster

In Lancaster, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 Lancaster biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $65,015. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Lancaster was $57,884 per year. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Lancaster is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Lancaster

10th percentile
$39,902
25th percentile
$49,045
50th percentile
$63,990
75th percentile
$77,730
90th percentile
$93,932

Biology professionals in Lancaster make a median yearly salary of $63,990. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 135%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,902 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $93,932 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Lancaster

Chemistry
$52,440
Biology
$65,015
Biochemistry
$72,600
Biomedical Engineering
$76,630
Physics
$87,950

Biology professional salaries in Lancaster are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Lancaster

1

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

Biology Programs Offered In Lancaster

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Lancaster's biology schools offer 2 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Lancaster

associate
64
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total64

In 2010 approximately 64 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Lancaster, California

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