Biology Schools
In Troy, New York

In Troy, there are 3 biology schools where biology faculty can find employment. The trends in Troy'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
  • Masters degree in Biology
  • PhD degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Troy Vs. New York Biology Employment

Troy 1,420
New York 8,640

Of the 8,640 biology professionals employed in New York, 1,420 work in Troy. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Troy has shrunk by 3%. Overall employment in Troy has increased.

Troy Vs. New York Biology employment growth

7,020 12,910 9,290 10,740 8,640
1,470 1,490 1,250 500 1,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Troy

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Troy

$51,308 $53,050 $52,700 $52,185 $56,890
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Troy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Troy

Salaries for biology professionals in Troy have increased. Troy biology professionals made $56,890 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, biology professionals in Troy made an average salary of $51,308 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Troy.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Troy

10th percentile
$36,653
25th percentile
$44,607
50th percentile
$53,823
75th percentile
$66,053
90th percentile
$85,760

Troy biology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $53,823. The difference in pay between the biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 134%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,653 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $85,760 per year.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Troy

Biology
$56,890
Chemistry
$60,553
Biochemistry
$66,360
Physics
$117,600

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Troy

3

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

Biology Programs Offered In Troy

associate
3
bachelor
4
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total9

There are a total of 9 degree and certificate programs in biology offered by Troy's biology schools.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Troy

associate
15
bachelor
62
master
2
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total84

In 2010 approximately 84 students graduated from biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Troy, New York

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