Biomedical Engineering Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

In Philadelphia, there are 3 biomedical engineering schools where biomedical engineering faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biomedical engineering in the city of Philadelphia, which encompasses 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

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Biomedical Engineering Employment

Philadelphia 640
Pennsylvania 960

Of the 960 biomedical engineering professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 640 work in Philadelphia. The number of biomedical engineering professionals in Philadelphia has grown by 45% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of biomedical engineering professionals in Philadelphia has increased, overall employment in Philadelphia has also increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Biomedical Engineering employment growth

770 1,100 1,200 1,040 960
440 730 830 710 640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Biomedical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$75,150 $70,130 $73,700 $75,470 $85,230
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biomedical Engineering in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, salaries for biomedical engineering professionals have increased. Philadelphia biomedical engineering professionals made $85,230 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, biomedical engineering professionals in Philadelphia made an average salary of $75,150 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Biomedical engineering professionals in Philadelphia

10th percentile
$53,900
25th percentile
$63,810
50th percentile
$82,440
75th percentile
$107,300
90th percentile
$123,660

Biomedical engineering professionals in Philadelphia earn a median salary of $82,440 per year. The 10% of biomedical engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,900 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $123,660 per year.

Average Salaries for Biomedical engineering professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Biology
$65,815
Engineering
$74,313
Biochemistry
$82,363
Biomedical Engineering
$85,230
Physics
$99,590

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

Educational Trends

Biomedical Engineering schools in Philadelphia

3

Many of Philadelphia's biomedical engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited biomedical engineering schools in the city.

Biomedical Engineering Programs Offered In Philadelphia

associate
0
bachelor
4
master
4
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total11

Philadelphia's biomedical engineering schools offer 11 biomedical engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Biomedical Engineering Degrees In Philadelphia

associate
0
bachelor
166
master
109
doctor
36
Certificate
0
Total311

In 2010 approximately 311 students completed biomedical engineering courses.

Biomedical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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