Biology Schools
In Waltham, Massachusetts

The city of Waltham has only one school where biology faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Waltham, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Biology
  • Masters degree in Biology
  • PhD degree in Biology


Statistics

Professional Trends

Waltham Vs. Massachusetts Biology Employment

Waltham 6,690
Massachusetts 10,460

Of the 10,460 biology professionals employed in Massachusetts, 6,690 work in Waltham. The number of biology professionals in Waltham has grown by 19% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of biology professionals in Waltham has increased, overall employment in Waltham has also increased.

Waltham Vs. Massachusetts Biology employment growth

9,080 10,680 11,190 10,870 10,460
5,630 7,270 7,770 7,590 6,690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Waltham

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Waltham

$65,988 $66,338 $66,866 $70,740 $67,116
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Waltham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Waltham

Salaries for biology professionals in Waltham have increased. Waltham biology professionals made $67,116 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for biology professionals in Waltham was $65,988 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Waltham.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Waltham

10th percentile
$38,632
25th percentile
$47,032
50th percentile
$62,912
75th percentile
$79,098
90th percentile
$111,606

Biology professionals make a median salary of $62,912 per year in Waltham. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,632 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 189% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Waltham

Chemistry
$60,108
Biology
$67,116
Biochemistry
$81,053
Biomedical Engineering
$95,860
Physics
$106,620

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Waltham

1

Many of Waltham's biology professionals are graduates of the only accredited biology school in the city.

Biology Programs Offered In Waltham

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Waltham's biology schools offer 3 biology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Waltham

associate
0
bachelor
73
master
3
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total79

Approximately 79 students completed biology courses in 2010.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Waltham, Massachusetts

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