Biology Schools
In Sonora, California

The city of Sonora 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 Sonora, which includes biology training at the following levels:

  • Biology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Sonora Vs. California Biology Employment

Sonora 150
California 33,930

Exactly 150 of the 33,930 biology professionals employed in California, work in Sonora. Between 2006 and 2010, in Sonora, there has been a 36% growth in the number of biology professionals. As the employment for biology professionals in Sonora has increased, overall employment in Sonora has decreased.

Sonora Vs. California Biology employment growth

27,900 28,810 31,390 32,400 33,930
110 No data 110 No data 150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sonora

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Sonora

$29,630 No data $47,295 No data $53,860
$37,610 $39,160 $41,280 No data $44,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Sonora
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sonora

Salaries for biology professionals in Sonora have increased. In 2010 biology professionals in Sonora reportedly earned an average salary of $53,860 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Sonora made an average salary of $29,630 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Sonora.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Sonora

10th percentile
$39,310
25th percentile
$46,575
50th percentile
$50,330
75th percentile
$59,455
90th percentile
$76,600

Biology professionals make a median salary of $50,330 per year in Sonora. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,310 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $76,600 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Sonora

Biochemistry
$34,180
Biology
$53,860

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Sonora

1

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

Biology Programs Offered In Sonora

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

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

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Sonora

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Sonora, California

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