Biology Schools
In Olympia, Washington

The city of Olympia has only one school where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Olympia, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


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Professional Trends

Olympia Vs. Washington Biology Employment

Olympia 700
Washington 11,540

Exactly 700 of Washington State's 11,540 biology professionals work in Olympia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Olympia has shrunk by 19%. As the employment for biology professionals in Olympia has decreased, overall employment in Olympia has increased.

Olympia Vs. Washington Biology employment growth

10,950 11,310 11,540 11,340 11,540
860 940 870 870 700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Olympia

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Olympia

$49,933 $51,610 $51,627 $53,367 $59,933
$40,840 $42,390 $44,440 $45,570 $46,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Olympia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Olympia

Salaries for biology professionals in Olympia have increased. In 2010 Olympia biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,933. Biology professionals in Olympia made a yearly average salary of $49,933, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Olympia.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Olympia

10th percentile
$43,363
25th percentile
$50,900
50th percentile
$57,853
75th percentile
$67,763
90th percentile
$76,547

Biology professionals in Olympia make a median yearly salary of $57,853. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,363 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $76,547 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Olympia

Biology
$59,933
Chemistry
$61,400
Biochemistry
$66,220

Olympia biology professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Olympia

1

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

Biology Programs Offered In Olympia

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in biology offered by Olympia's biology school.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Olympia

associate
0
bachelor
166
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total166

Approximately 166 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Olympia, Washington

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