Biology Schools
In Murray, Kentucky

In Murray, there is only one biology school where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Murray, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Biology
  • Masters degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Murray Vs. Kentucky Biology Employment

Murray 140
Kentucky 1,980

Of the 1,980 biology professionals employed in Kentucky, 140 work in Murray. There has been a 367% growth in the number of biology professionals in Murray between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Murray has also increased.

Murray Vs. Kentucky Biology employment growth

1,670 1,540 1,870 2,040 1,980
30 40 30 No data 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Murray

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Murray

$48,190 $45,330 $34,360 No data $47,220
$30,690 $31,960 $33,520 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Murray
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Murray

Salaries for biology professionals in Murray have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $47,220 per year was earned by biology professionals in Murray. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Murray made an average salary of $48,190 per year. The decline in the salary of biology professionals in Murray is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Murray

10th percentile
$20,850
25th percentile
$23,490
50th percentile
$39,990
75th percentile
$67,900
90th percentile
$93,980

Biology professionals in Murray make a median yearly salary of $39,990. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,850 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 351% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Murray

Biology
$47,220
Chemistry
$58,230
Biochemistry
$83,990

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Murray

1

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

Biology Programs Offered In Murray

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Murray's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Murray

associate
0
bachelor
46
master
4
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total50

Approximately 50 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Murray, Kentucky

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