Biology Schools
In Springfield, Missouri

The city of Springfield has 3 schools where biology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biology in the city of Springfield, which encompasses biology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Biology
  • Masters degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Missouri Biology Employment

Springfield 70
Missouri 2,770

Exactly 70 of Missouri's 2,770 biology professionals work in Springfield. Between 2006 and 2010, in Springfield, there has been a 17% growth in the number of biology professionals. As the number of biology professionals in Springfield has increased, overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Missouri Biology employment growth

3,950 3,780 4,160 4,090 2,770
60 No data 90 70 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$45,490 No data $38,970 $41,900 $43,260
$31,300 $32,220 $33,840 $34,490 $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

In Springfield, salaries for biology professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $43,260 per year was earned by biology professionals in Springfield. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Springfield made an average salary of $45,490 per year. The decline in the salary of biology professionals in Springfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$31,380
25th percentile
$38,070
50th percentile
$42,780
75th percentile
$47,080
90th percentile
$56,890

Biology professionals make a median salary of $42,780 per year in Springfield. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,380 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 81% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Springfield

Chemistry
$36,770
Biology
$43,260
Biochemistry
$77,780

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Springfield

3

Many of Springfield's biology professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited biology schools in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Springfield's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Springfield

associate
0
bachelor
241
master
29
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total270

Approximately 270 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Missouri

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