Biology Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

Biology faculty can choose to work at one of 2 biology schools in Poughkeepsie. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biology in the city of Poughkeepsie, which encompasses biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Biology Employment

Poughkeepsie 170
New York 8,640

Exactly 170 of New York's 8,640 biology professionals work in Poughkeepsie. As the number of biology professionals in Poughkeepsie has increased, overall employment in Poughkeepsie has also increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Biology employment growth

7,020 12,910 9,290 10,740 8,640
No data 30 200 170 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

No data $60,640 $76,630 $51,920 $58,460
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

In 2010 biology professionals in Poughkeepsie reportedly earned an average salary of $58,460 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Poughkeepsie

10th percentile
$34,285
25th percentile
$38,395
50th percentile
$56,840
75th percentile
$72,890
90th percentile
$92,765

Poughkeepsie biology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,840. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,285 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $92,765 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Chemistry
$47,610
Biology
$58,460
Biochemistry
$60,257

On average biology professional salaries in Poughkeepsie are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Poughkeepsie

2

There are 2 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Poughkeepsie's biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Poughkeepsie's biology schools offer 2 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Poughkeepsie

associate
0
bachelor
55
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total55

Approximately 55 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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