Biology Schools
In Springfield, Massachusetts

Biology faculty can choose to work at one of 4 biology schools in Springfield. The trends in Springfield's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes biology training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Biology
  • Bachelors degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Biology Employment

Springfield 30
Massachusetts 10,460

Of the 10,460 biology professionals employed in Massachusetts, 30 work in Springfield. There has been a 82% decline in the number of biology professionals in Springfield between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of biology professionals in Springfield has decreased, overall employment in Springfield has increased.

Springfield Vs. Massachusetts Biology employment growth

9,080 10,680 11,190 10,870 10,460
170 180 190 No data 30
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$50,210 $51,850 $74,620 $76,470 $70,530
$39,790 $40,910 $42,280 $43,250 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

In Springfield, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 Springfield biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $70,530. Biology professionals in Springfield made a yearly average salary of $50,210, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Springfield.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$44,380
25th percentile
$50,745
50th percentile
$66,490
75th percentile
$85,245
90th percentile
$102,260

Biology professionals in Springfield earn a median salary of $66,490 per year. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,380 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 130% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Springfield

Chemistry
$51,123
Biology
$70,530
Biochemistry
$97,450

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Springfield

4

There are 4 accredited biology schools in the city. Many of Springfield's biology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biology Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
2
bachelor
6
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total8

Springfield's biology schools offer 8 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Springfield

associate
5
bachelor
65
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total70

Approximately 70 students graduated from biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Massachusetts

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