Biology Schools
In Newark, New Jersey

In Newark, there are 4 biology schools where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Newark, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Newark Vs. New Jersey Biology Employment

Newark 1,190
New Jersey 4,900

Exactly 1,190 of New Jersey's 4,900 biology professionals work in Newark. Between 2006 and 2010, in Newark, there has been a 159% growth in the number of biology professionals. Overall employment in Newark has also increased.

Newark Vs. New Jersey Biology employment growth

7,570 7,180 6,680 5,570 4,900
460 510 1,300 1,140 1,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Newark

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Newark

$51,340 $56,073 $56,087 $58,077 $58,093
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Newark
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newark

Salaries for biology professionals in Newark have increased. Newark biology professionals made $58,093 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for biology professionals in Newark was $51,340 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Newark.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Newark

10th percentile
$38,130
25th percentile
$45,313
50th percentile
$58,043
75th percentile
$69,667
90th percentile
$79,130

Biology professionals in Newark make a median yearly salary of $58,043. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,130 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $79,130 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Newark

Chemistry
$54,093
Biology
$58,093
Biochemistry
$83,693
Biomedical Engineering
$85,900
Physics
$100,780

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Newark

4

There are 4 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Newark's biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Newark

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
4
doctor
3
Certificate
1
Total11

There are a total of 11 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Newark's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Newark

associate
37
bachelor
154
master
39
doctor
23
Certificate
1
Total254

Approximately 254 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Newark, New Jersey

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