Biomedical Engineering Schools
In Chicago, Illinois

Biomedical Engineering faculty can choose to work at one of 4 biomedical engineering schools in Chicago. The trends in Chicago's biomedical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes biomedical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Masters degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • PhD degree in Biomedical Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chicago Vs. Illinois Biomedical Engineering Employment

Chicago 0
Illinois 890

As the number of biomedical engineering professionals in Chicago has decreased, overall employment in Chicago has increased.

Chicago Vs. Illinois Biomedical Engineering employment growth

No data 360 660 830 890
No data No data No data No data No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago

Biomedical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Chicago

$77,460 $84,620 $88,740 $68,610 $70,710
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biomedical Engineering in Chicago
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago

In Chicago, salaries for biomedical engineering professionals have decreased. Chicago biomedical engineering professionals made $70,710 per year, on average, in 2010. Biomedical engineering professionals in Chicago made a yearly average salary of $77,460, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of biomedical engineering professionals in Chicago is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biomedical engineering professionals in Chicago

10th percentile
$49,580
25th percentile
$54,030
50th percentile
$61,850
75th percentile
$86,610
90th percentile
$107,580

Biomedical engineering professionals in Chicago earn a median salary of $61,850 per year. The difference in pay between the biomedical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 117%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,580 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $107,580 per year.

Average Salaries for Biomedical engineering professionals and related professions in Chicago

Biochemistry
$63,313
Biology
$63,872
Biomedical Engineering
$70,710
Engineering
$74,638
Physics
$132,230

On average biomedical engineering professional salaries in Chicago are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biomedical Engineering schools in Chicago

4

Many of Chicago's biomedical engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited biomedical engineering schools in the city.

Biomedical Engineering Programs Offered In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
3
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total8

There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in biomedical engineering offered by Chicago's biomedical engineering schools.

Student Completed Biomedical Engineering Degrees In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
70
master
72
doctor
17
Certificate
0
Total159

Approximately 159 students graduated from biomedical engineering courses in 2010.

Biomedical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Chicago, Illinois

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