Biology Schools
In Minneapolis, Minnesota

Biology faculty can choose to work at one of 3 biology schools in Minneapolis. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Minneapolis, 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


Professional Trends

Minneapolis Vs. Minnesota Biology Employment

Minneapolis 2,400
Minnesota 4,830

Exactly 2,400 of the 4,830 biology professionals employed in Minnesota, work in Minneapolis. The number of biology professionals in Minneapolis has grown by 24% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Minneapolis has also increased.

Minneapolis Vs. Minnesota Biology employment growth

4,230 4,620 5,040 4,790 4,830
1,940 2,160 1,980 1,990 2,400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Minnesota
  • Dark Yellow: Minneapolis

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Minneapolis

$48,840 $50,694 $52,986 $57,898 $57,952
$44,980 $46,410 $47,860 $48,670 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Minneapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Minneapolis

As the number of biology professionals in Minneapolis has grown, salaries for biology professionals have also increased. In 2010 Minneapolis biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,952. Biology professionals in Minneapolis made a yearly average salary of $48,840, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Minneapolis is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Minneapolis

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Biology professionals in Minneapolis earn a median salary of $54,000 per year. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 192%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,672 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $92,560 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Minneapolis

Biomedical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Minneapolis


There are 3 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Minneapolis' biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Minneapolis


There are a total of 12 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Minneapolis' biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Minneapolis


Approximately 480 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota

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