Biomedical Engineering Schools
In Washington DC

In Washington, there are 3 biomedical engineering schools where biomedical engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biomedical engineering academic community in Washington, and the future trends. Academia in biomedical engineering 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

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Biomedical Engineering Employment

Washington DC 320
Washington DC 30

Of the 30 biomedical engineering professionals employed in Washington DC, 320 work in Washington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Washington, there has been a 45% growth in the number of biomedical engineering professionals. As the number of biomedical engineering professionals in Washington has increased, overall employment in Washington has also increased.

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Biomedical Engineering employment growth

0 160 80 0 30
220 290 360 400 320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: Washington DC

Biomedical Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Washington DC

$84,080 $73,530 $68,960 $72,090 $79,360
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biomedical Engineering in Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington DC

As the number of biomedical engineering professionals in Washington has grown, salaries for biomedical engineering professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $79,360 per year was earned by biomedical engineering professionals in Washington. Four years earlier in 2006, biomedical engineering professionals in Washington made an average salary of $84,080 per year. The decline in the salary of biomedical engineering professionals in Washington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Biomedical engineering professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile
$49,000
25th percentile
$57,360
50th percentile
$69,290
75th percentile
$101,770
90th percentile
$118,040

Biomedical engineering professionals in Washington earn a median salary of $69,290 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 141%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,000 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $118,040 per year.

Average Salaries for Biomedical engineering professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Biomedical Engineering
$79,360
Biochemistry
$80,410
Engineering
$85,352
Biology
$86,148
Physics
$122,220

Washington biomedical engineering professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Biomedical Engineering schools in Washington DC

3

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

Biomedical Engineering Programs Offered In Washington DC

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in biomedical engineering offered by Washington's biomedical engineering schools.

Student Completed Biomedical Engineering Degrees In Washington DC

associate
0
bachelor
47
master
7
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total55

Approximately 55 students completed biomedical engineering courses in 2010.

Biomedical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Washington DC, Washington DC

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

The number of biomedical engineering faculty, growth in the field of biomedical engineering academia and biomedical engineering faculty salaries in Washington, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching biomedical engineering courses to students at the bachelors degree in biomedical engineering, masters degree in biomedical engineering, and doctoral degree in biomedical engineering levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future biomedical engineering faculty in Washington. Once you have submitted your information, you will be able to view a summary of some of the data we have collected so far.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database