Chemistry Schools
In Decatur, Georgia

In Decatur, there is only one chemistry school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the city of Decatur, which encompasses chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Georgia Chemistry Employment

Decatur 2,290
Georgia 4,710

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

Decatur 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: Decatur

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$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 Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

In Decatur, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 chemistry professionals in Decatur reportedly earned an average salary of $48,483 per year. Chemistry professionals in Decatur made a yearly average salary of $45,188, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Decatur is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Decatur

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

Chemistry professionals make a median salary of $45,270 per year in Decatur. 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 $72,802 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Decatur

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

Chemistry professional salaries in Decatur are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Decatur

1

There is only one accredited chemistry school in the city. Many of Decatur's chemistry professionals are graduates of this school.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Decatur

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Decatur

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Approximately 3 students graduated from chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Georgia

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