Biomedical Engineering Schools
In Berkeley, California

There are 2 biomedical engineering schools in Berkeley for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biomedical engineering academic community in Berkeley, and the future trends. Academia in biomedical engineering includes biomedical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Biomedical Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • PhD degree in Biomedical Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Berkeley Vs. California Biomedical Engineering Employment

Berkeley 210
California 3,820

Of the 3,820 biomedical engineering professionals employed in California, 210 work in Berkeley. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of biomedical engineering professionals in Berkeley has shrunk by 47%. As the employment for biomedical engineering professionals in Berkeley has decreased, overall employment in Berkeley has increased.

Berkeley Vs. California Biomedical Engineering employment growth

3,070 3,160 3,510 2,990 3,820
400 430 270 270 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Berkeley

Biomedical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Berkeley

$83,210 $86,680 $97,630 $97,680 $103,430
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biomedical Engineering in Berkeley
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Berkeley

In Berkeley, salaries for biomedical engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 Berkeley biomedical engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $103,430. Biomedical engineering professionals in Berkeley made a yearly average salary of $83,210, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Berkeley.

Salary percentiles for Biomedical engineering professionals in Berkeley

10th percentile
$74,190
25th percentile
$85,600
50th percentile
$102,520
75th percentile
$117,080
90th percentile
$136,790

Biomedical engineering professionals in Berkeley earn a median salary of $102,520 per year. The 10% of biomedical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $74,190 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $136,790 per year.

Average Salaries for Biomedical engineering professionals and related professions in Berkeley

Biology
$72,578
Biochemistry
$83,447
Engineering
$85,379
Biomedical Engineering
$103,430
Physics
$128,720

On average biomedical engineering professionals in Berkeley earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Berkeley.

Educational Trends

Biomedical Engineering schools in Berkeley

2

There are 2 accredited biomedical engineering schools in the city. Many of Berkeley's biomedical engineering professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Biomedical Engineering Programs Offered In Berkeley

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in biomedical engineering offered by Berkeley's biomedical engineering schools.

Student Completed Biomedical Engineering Degrees In Berkeley

associate
2
bachelor
116
master
0
doctor
15
Certificate
1
Total134

In 2010 approximately 134 students completed biomedical engineering courses.

Biomedical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Berkeley, California

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