Biology Schools
In Madison, Wisconsin

The city of Madison has 3 schools where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Madison, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Biology Employment

Madison 1,330
Wisconsin 3,800

Exactly 1,330 of Wisconsin's 3,800 biology professionals work in Madison. The number of biology professionals in Madison has shrunk by 16% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Madison has increased.

Madison Vs. Wisconsin Biology employment growth

3,790 3,590 4,460 4,710 3,800
1,580 1,900 1,660 1,690 1,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Madison

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Madison

$45,416 $48,662 $55,615 $56,460 $54,606
$40,050 $41,360 $42,940 $44,150 $45,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Madison
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Madison

As the number of biology professionals in Madison has shrunk, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $54,606 per year was earned by biology professionals in Madison. Biology professionals in Madison made a yearly average salary of $45,416, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Madison is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Madison

10th percentile
$34,918
25th percentile
$42,672
50th percentile
$50,382
75th percentile
$63,430
90th percentile
$80,388

Biology professionals in Madison earn a median salary of $50,382 per year. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,918 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $80,388 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Madison

Chemistry
$49,337
Biology
$54,606
Biochemistry
$55,210
Physics
$81,260

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Madison

3

Many of Madison's biology professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited biology schools in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In Madison

associate
1
bachelor
7
master
5
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total18

Madison's biology schools offer 18 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Madison

associate
8
bachelor
639
master
56
doctor
51
Certificate
0
Total754

Approximately 754 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Madison, Wisconsin

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