Chemistry Schools
In Elmhurst, Illinois

The city of Elmhurst has only one 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 Elmhurst, which encompasses chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Chemistry Employment

Elmhurst 5,190
Illinois 8,650

Of the 8,650 chemistry professionals employed in Illinois, 5,190 work in Elmhurst. The number of chemistry professionals in Elmhurst has shrunk by 2% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Elmhurst has decreased, overall employment in Elmhurst has increased.

Elmhurst Vs. Illinois Chemistry employment growth

8,680 7,220 7,890 6,330 8,650
5,320 4,300 4,960 4,840 5,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Elmhurst

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Elmhurst

$50,443 $52,225 $53,463 $51,820 $53,460
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Elmhurst
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elmhurst

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Elmhurst have increased. Elmhurst chemistry professionals made $53,460 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, chemistry professionals in Elmhurst made an average salary of $50,443 per year. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Elmhurst is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Elmhurst

10th percentile
$31,458
25th percentile
$40,300
50th percentile
$51,742
75th percentile
$65,172
90th percentile
$78,000

Chemistry professionals in Elmhurst make a median yearly salary of $51,742. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,458 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 148% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Elmhurst

Chemistry
$53,460
Biochemistry
$63,313
Biology
$63,872
Physics
$132,230

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Elmhurst

1

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Elmhurst

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Elmhurst

associate
0
bachelor
9
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total9

In 2010 approximately 9 students completed chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Elmhurst, Illinois

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