Biology Schools
In Shepherdstown, West Virginia

In Shepherdstown, there is only one biology 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 Shepherdstown, which includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Shepherdstown Vs. West Virginia Biology Employment

Shepherdstown 6,180
West Virginia 1,140

Exactly 6,180 of West Virginia's 1,140 biology professionals work in Shepherdstown. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Shepherdstown has grown by 6%. As the number of biology professionals in Shepherdstown has increased, overall employment in Shepherdstown has also increased.

Shepherdstown Vs. West Virginia Biology employment growth

1,350 1,180 1,170 1,180 1,140
5,810 5,390 5,020 5,970 6,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Shepherdstown

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Shepherdstown

$71,186 $74,410 $80,940 $85,232 $86,148
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Shepherdstown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shepherdstown

Salaries for biology professionals in Shepherdstown have increased. In 2010 Shepherdstown biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $86,148. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Shepherdstown made an average salary of $71,186 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Shepherdstown.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Shepherdstown

10th percentile
$47,658
25th percentile
$61,400
50th percentile
$83,116
75th percentile
$105,966
90th percentile
$131,136

Biology professionals in Shepherdstown make a median yearly salary of $83,116. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 175%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $47,658 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $131,136 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Shepherdstown

Chemistry
$67,567
Biomedical Engineering
$79,360
Biochemistry
$80,410
Biology
$86,148
Physics
$122,220

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Shepherdstown

1

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

Biology Programs Offered In Shepherdstown

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Shepherdstown

associate
0
bachelor
16
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total16

In 2010 approximately 16 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Shepherdstown, West Virginia

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