Biology Schools
In Newport News, Virginia

There is only one biology school in Newport News for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biology in the city of Newport News, which encompasses biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Newport News Vs. Virginia Biology Employment

Newport News 560
Virginia 5,900

Exactly 560 of the 5,900 biology professionals employed in Virginia, work in Newport News. There has been a 32% decline in the number of biology professionals in Newport News between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of biology professionals in Newport News has decreased, overall employment in Newport News has increased.

Newport News Vs. Virginia Biology employment growth

5,770 5,560 4,910 5,330 5,900
820 590 570 470 560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Newport News

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Newport News

$45,275 $47,747 $50,397 $48,240 $50,770
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Newport News
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newport News

As the number of biology professionals in Newport News has shrunk, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 Newport News biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $50,770. Biology professionals in Newport News made a yearly average salary of $45,275, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Newport News is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Newport News

10th percentile
$34,193
25th percentile
$39,237
50th percentile
$46,863
75th percentile
$57,747
90th percentile
$74,000

Biology professionals make a median salary of $46,863 per year in Newport News. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,193 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 116% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Newport News

Chemistry
$49,437
Biology
$50,770
Biochemistry
$62,375
Biomedical Engineering
$81,190
Physics
$98,960

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Newport News

1

Many of Newport News' biology professionals are graduates of the only accredited biology school in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In Newport News

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in biology offered by Newport News' biology school.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Newport News

associate
0
bachelor
115
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total115

Approximately 115 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Newport News, Virginia

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