Biology Schools
In Wheaton, Illinois

There is only one biology school in Wheaton for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Wheaton, and the future trends. Academia in biology includes biology training at the biology bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Wheaton Vs. Illinois Biology Employment

Wheaton 2,580
Illinois 5,020

Exactly 2,580 of Illinois' 5,020 biology professionals work in Wheaton. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biology professionals in Wheaton has shrunk by 11%. Overall employment in Wheaton has increased.

Wheaton Vs. Illinois Biology employment growth

6,400 6,750 5,090 4,630 5,020
2,890 3,270 2,770 2,460 2,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Wheaton

Biology VS. All professions salaries in Wheaton

$54,588 $57,173 $59,368 $61,662 $63,872
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology in Wheaton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wheaton

In Wheaton, salaries for biology professionals have increased. In 2010 Wheaton biology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $63,872. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for biology professionals in Wheaton was $54,588 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Wheaton.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Wheaton

10th percentile
$41,498
25th percentile
$49,324
50th percentile
$60,160
75th percentile
$76,928
90th percentile
$94,866

Biology professionals in Wheaton make a median yearly salary of $60,160. The 10% of biology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,498 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 129% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Wheaton

Chemistry
$53,460
Biochemistry
$63,313
Biology
$63,872
Biomedical Engineering
$70,710
Physics
$132,230

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

Educational Trends

Biology schools in Wheaton

1

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

Biology Programs Offered In Wheaton

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in biology offered by Wheaton's biology school.

Student Completed Biology Degrees In Wheaton

associate
0
bachelor
22
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total22

In 2010 approximately 22 students completed biology courses.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Wheaton, Illinois

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