Chemistry Schools
In Akron, Ohio

In Akron, there is only one chemistry school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the chemistry academic community in Akron, and the future trends. Academia in chemistry includes chemistry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Chemistry
  • Masters degree in Chemistry
  • PhD degree in Chemistry


Statistics

Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Chemistry Employment

Akron 680
Ohio 9,390

Exactly 680 of the 9,390 chemistry professionals employed in Ohio, work in Akron. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in Akron has shrunk by 16%. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Akron has decreased, overall employment in Akron has increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Chemistry employment growth

9,400 9,530 8,930 8,980 9,390
810 880 860 730 680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$45,577 $44,690 $46,328 $48,080 $46,998
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

As the number of chemistry professionals in Akron has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 Akron chemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $46,998. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Akron was $45,577 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Akron.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Akron

10th percentile
$28,145
25th percentile
$35,848
50th percentile
$45,895
75th percentile
$56,418
90th percentile
$66,682

Chemistry professionals in Akron earn a median salary of $45,895 per year. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,145 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $66,682 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Akron

Chemistry
$46,998
Biology
$50,115
Biochemistry
$57,595
Physics
$84,670

Akron chemistry professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Akron

1

Many of Akron's chemistry professionals are graduates of the only accredited chemistry school in the city.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Akron

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Akron's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Akron

associate
0
bachelor
14
master
2
doctor
23
Certificate
0
Total39

In 2010 approximately 39 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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