Chemistry Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

There are 7 chemistry schools in Atlanta for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the chemistry academic community in Atlanta, 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

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Chemistry Employment

Atlanta 2,290
Georgia 4,710

Exactly 2,290 of the 4,710 chemistry professionals employed in Georgia, work in Atlanta. There has been a 19% decline in the number of chemistry professionals in Atlanta between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Atlanta has decreased, overall employment in Atlanta has increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Chemistry employment growth

5,520 5,180 4,760 5,040 4,710
2,820 2,690 2,480 2,360 2,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$45,188 $46,568 $48,755 $51,112 $48,483
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

In Atlanta, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $48,483 per year was earned by chemistry professionals in Atlanta. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for chemistry professionals in Atlanta was $45,188 per year. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Atlanta is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Atlanta

10th percentile
$30,880
25th percentile
$35,980
50th percentile
$45,270
75th percentile
$56,118
90th percentile
$72,802

Chemistry professionals in Atlanta earn a median salary of $45,270 per year. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,880 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 136% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Atlanta

Chemistry
$48,483
Biology
$66,253
Biochemistry
$101,400
Physics
$118,510

On average chemistry professional salaries in Atlanta are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Atlanta

7

There are 7 accredited chemistry schools in the city. Many of Atlanta's chemistry professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Atlanta

associate
0
bachelor
6
master
4
doctor
4
Certificate
0
Total14

There are a total of 14 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Atlanta's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Atlanta

associate
0
bachelor
169
master
57
doctor
59
Certificate
0
Total285

In 2010 approximately 285 students completed chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

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