Biology Schools
In Santa Barbara, California

The city of Santa Barbara has 3 schools where biology faculty can find employment. The trends in Santa Barbara's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which 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

Santa Barbara Vs. California Biology Employment

Santa Barbara 160
California 33,930

Exactly 160 of California's 33,930 biology professionals work in Santa Barbara.

Santa Barbara Vs. California Biology employment growth

27,900 28,810 31,390 32,400 33,930
No data No data No data 170 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Barbara

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Santa Barbara

No data No data No data $64,788 $63,947
No data No data No data $45,310 $47,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Santa Barbara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara biology professionals made $63,947 per year, on average, in 2010. The growth in the salary of biology professionals in Santa Barbara is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Santa Barbara

10th percentile
$37,420
25th percentile
$48,523
50th percentile
$60,450
75th percentile
$74,017
90th percentile
$94,327

Biology professionals in Santa Barbara earn a median salary of $60,450 per year. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,420 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 152% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Santa Barbara

Chemistry
$56,010
Biology
$63,947
Biochemistry
$77,990
Biomedical Engineering
$92,130

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Santa Barbara

3

There are 3 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Santa Barbara's biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Santa Barbara

associate
2
bachelor
7
master
3
doctor
3
Certificate
1
Total16

Santa Barbara's biology schools offer 16 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Santa Barbara

associate
131
bachelor
326
master
17
doctor
19
Certificate
14
Total507

In 2010 approximately 507 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Santa Barbara, California

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