Biology Schools
In Las Cruces, New Mexico

Biology faculty can choose to work at only one biology school in Las Cruces. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Las Cruces, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:

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


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Professional Trends

Las Cruces Vs. New Mexico Biology Employment

Las Cruces 0
New Mexico 1,120

As the number of biology professionals in Las Cruces has decreased, overall employment in Las Cruces has increased.

Las Cruces Vs. New Mexico Biology employment growth

1,550 600 930 1,500 1,120
No data No data 40 No data No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Las Cruces

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Las Cruces

$55,090 $51,660 $48,680 $28,030 $27,290
$31,250 $33,260 $35,580 $37,450 $38,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Las Cruces
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Cruces

In Las Cruces, salaries for biology professionals have decreased. In 2010 biology professionals in Las Cruces reportedly earned an average salary of $27,290 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Las Cruces was $55,090 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Las Cruces.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Las Cruces

10th percentile
$20,680
25th percentile
$22,420
50th percentile
$25,450
75th percentile
$28,970
90th percentile
$39,010

Biology professionals in Las Cruces earn a median salary of $25,450 per year. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,680 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $39,010 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Las Cruces

Physics
$0
Biology
$27,290
Biochemistry
$59,550

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Las Cruces

1

Many of Las Cruces' biology professionals are graduates of the only accredited biology school in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In Las Cruces

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total5

Las Cruces' biology schools offer 5 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Las Cruces

associate
0
bachelor
83
master
11
doctor
14
Certificate
0
Total108

In 2010 approximately 108 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Las Cruces, New Mexico

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