Chemistry Schools
In Elkins, West Virginia

The city of Elkins has only one school where chemistry faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of chemistry and chemistry education in Elkins, which includes chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Elkins Vs. West Virginia Chemistry Employment

Elkins 80
West Virginia 1,540

Of the 1,540 chemistry professionals employed in West Virginia, 80 work in Elkins. Between 2006 and 2010, in Elkins, there has been a 47% decline in the number of chemistry professionals. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Elkins has decreased, overall employment in Elkins has increased.

Elkins Vs. West Virginia Chemistry employment growth

2,680 3,040 2,490 2,350 1,540
150 100 100 No data 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Elkins

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Elkins

$46,900 $30,050 $45,965 No data $37,020
$29,240 $30,170 $31,960 No data $33,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Elkins
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elkins

As the number of chemistry professionals in Elkins has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $37,020 per year was earned by chemistry professionals in Elkins. Chemistry professionals in Elkins made a yearly average salary of $46,900, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of chemistry professionals in Elkins is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Elkins

10th percentile
$23,150
25th percentile
$31,100
50th percentile
$34,480
75th percentile
$38,120
90th percentile
$61,630

Chemistry professionals in Elkins make a median yearly salary of $34,480. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,150 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 166% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Elkins

Chemistry
$37,020
Biology
$49,050
Biochemistry
$87,490

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Elkins

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Elkins

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in chemistry offered by Elkins' chemistry school.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Elkins

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Approximately 1 students completed chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Elkins, West Virginia

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