Chemistry Schools
In East Lansing, Michigan

In East Lansing, 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 East Lansing, which encompasses chemistry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Chemistry
  • Masters degree in Chemistry
  • PhD degree in Chemistry


Professional Trends

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Chemistry Employment

East Lansing 120
Michigan 5,620

Of the 5,620 chemistry professionals employed in Michigan, 120 work in East Lansing. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in East Lansing has grown by 140%. As the number of chemistry professionals in East Lansing has increased, overall employment in East Lansing has also increased.

East Lansing Vs. Michigan Chemistry employment growth

5,900 5,840 5,630 5,630 5,620
50 40 100 100 120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: East Lansing

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in East Lansing

$38,490 $40,050 $51,770 $53,440 $46,030
$40,730 $41,780 $42,660 $42,790 $43,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in East Lansing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in East Lansing

As the number of chemistry professionals in East Lansing has grown, salaries for chemistry professionals have also increased. East Lansing chemistry professionals made $46,030 per year, on average, in 2010. Chemistry professionals in East Lansing made a yearly average salary of $38,490, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in East Lansing is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in East Lansing

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90th percentile

East Lansing chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $44,995. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,990 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $67,255 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in East Lansing


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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in East Lansing


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

Chemistry Programs Offered In East Lansing


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by East Lansing's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In East Lansing


In 2010 approximately 95 students completed chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in East Lansing, Michigan

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