Chemistry Schools
In Allentown, Pennsylvania

In Allentown, there are 2 chemistry schools where chemistry faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of chemistry and chemistry education in Allentown, which includes chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Chemistry Employment

Allentown 610
Pennsylvania 10,160

Of the 10,160 chemistry professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 610 work in Allentown. Between 2006 and 2010, in Allentown, there has been a 69% growth in the number of chemistry professionals. Overall employment in Allentown has also increased.

Allentown Vs. Pennsylvania Chemistry employment growth

12,920 12,330 12,820 11,460 10,160
360 220 480 460 610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Allentown

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Allentown

$43,070 $47,757 $49,793 $50,298 $65,013
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Allentown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Allentown

As the number of chemistry professionals in Allentown has grown, salaries for chemistry professionals have also increased. In 2010 Allentown chemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $65,013. Four years earlier in 2006, chemistry professionals in Allentown made an average salary of $43,070 per year. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Allentown is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Allentown

10th percentile
$35,470
25th percentile
$46,427
50th percentile
$61,843
75th percentile
$77,483
90th percentile
$105,143

Allentown chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $61,843. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,470 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 196% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Allentown

Biology
$60,765
Chemistry
$65,013
Biochemistry
$67,110

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Allentown

2

Many of Allentown's chemistry professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited chemistry schools in the city.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Allentown

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Allentown's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Allentown

associate
0
bachelor
27
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total27

In 2010 approximately 27 students completed chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Allentown, Pennsylvania

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