Chemistry Schools
In Bakersfield, California

Chemistry faculty can choose to work at one of 2 chemistry schools in Bakersfield. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the chemistry academic community in Bakersfield, and the future trends. Academia in chemistry includes chemistry training at the following levels:

  • Chemistry Certificate
  • Associates degree in Chemistry
  • Bachelors degree in Chemistry


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bakersfield Vs. California Chemistry Employment

Bakersfield 210
California 22,090

Of the 22,090 chemistry professionals employed in California, 210 work in Bakersfield. There has been a 0% decline in the number of chemistry professionals in Bakersfield between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Bakersfield has increased.

Bakersfield Vs. California Chemistry employment growth

19,550 20,880 22,330 21,750 22,090
210 220 250 190 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Bakersfield

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Bakersfield

$53,857 $55,993 $70,835 $77,510 $65,927
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Bakersfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bakersfield

In Bakersfield, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 chemistry professionals in Bakersfield reportedly earned an average salary of $65,927 per year. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Bakersfield was $53,857 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Bakersfield.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Bakersfield

10th percentile
$42,703
25th percentile
$52,867
50th percentile
$63,453
75th percentile
$81,260
90th percentile
$95,160

Chemistry professionals make a median salary of $63,453 per year in Bakersfield. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 123%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,703 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,160 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Bakersfield

Biology
$60,270
Chemistry
$65,927
Biochemistry
$71,700

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Bakersfield

2

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Bakersfield

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Bakersfield's chemistry school offers one chemistry degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Bakersfield

associate
0
bachelor
6
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total6

Approximately 6 students graduated from chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Bakersfield, California

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