Chemistry Schools
In Charleston, Illinois

Chemistry faculty can choose to work at only one chemistry school in Charleston. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the city of Charleston, which encompasses chemistry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Chemistry
  • Masters degree in Chemistry


Professional Trends

Charleston Vs. Illinois Chemistry Employment

Charleston 50
Illinois 8,650

Of the 8,650 chemistry professionals employed in Illinois, 50 work in Charleston. The number of chemistry professionals in Charleston has shrunk by 55% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Charleston has decreased, overall employment in Charleston has increased.

Charleston Vs. Illinois Chemistry employment growth

8,680 7,220 7,890 6,330 8,650
110 No data 40 No data 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Charleston

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Charleston

$47,805 No data $36,580 No data $39,390
$31,220 $32,250 $33,830 No data $35,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Charleston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charleston

In Charleston, salaries for chemistry professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $39,390 per year was earned by chemistry professionals in Charleston. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Charleston was $47,805 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of chemistry professionals in Charleston is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Charleston

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Chemistry professionals make a median salary of $34,450 per year in Charleston. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,880 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 224% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Charleston


On average chemistry professionals in Charleston earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Charleston.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Charleston


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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Charleston


Charleston's chemistry schools offer 2 chemistry degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Charleston


Approximately 15 students graduated from chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Charleston, Illinois

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