Biology Schools
In Palos Hills, Illinois

The city of Palos Hills has only one school where biology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biology and biology education in Palos Hills, which includes biology training at the biology associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Palos Hills Vs. Illinois Biology Employment

Palos Hills 2,580
Illinois 5,020

Exactly 2,580 of Illinois' 5,020 biology professionals work in Palos Hills. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Palos Hills has shrunk by 11%. Overall employment in Palos Hills has increased.

Palos Hills Vs. Illinois Biology employment growth

6,400 6,750 5,090 4,630 5,020
2,890 3,270 2,770 2,460 2,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palos Hills

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Palos Hills

$54,588 $57,173 $59,368 $61,662 $63,872
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Palos Hills
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palos Hills

In Palos Hills, salaries for biology professionals have increased. Palos Hills biology professionals made $63,872 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Palos Hills made an average salary of $54,588 per year. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Palos Hills is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Palos Hills

10th percentile
$41,498
25th percentile
$49,324
50th percentile
$60,160
75th percentile
$76,928
90th percentile
$94,866

Biology professionals in Palos Hills make a median yearly salary of $60,160. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,498 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 129% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Palos Hills

Chemistry
$53,460
Biochemistry
$63,313
Biology
$63,872
Biomedical Engineering
$70,710
Physics
$132,230

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Palos Hills

1

There is only one accredited biology school in the city. Many of Palos Hills' biology professionals are graduates of this school.

Biology Programs Offered In Palos Hills

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in biology offered by Palos Hills' biology school.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Palos Hills

associate
602
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total602

Approximately 602 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Palos Hills, Illinois

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