Chemistry Schools
In Fairfield, Connecticut

There are 2 chemistry schools in Fairfield for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the city of Fairfield, which encompasses chemistry training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Chemistry
  • Masters degree in Chemistry


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Chemistry Employment

Fairfield 560
Connecticut 2,360

Of the 2,360 chemistry professionals employed in Connecticut, 560 work in Fairfield. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fairfield, there has been a 15% decline in the number of chemistry professionals. Overall employment in Fairfield has also decreased.

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Chemistry employment growth

2,150 2,020 2,080 1,850 2,360
660 660 550 400 560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfield

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Fairfield

$52,377 $54,630 $46,465 $52,113 $51,150
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Fairfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfield

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Fairfield have decreased. In 2010 chemistry professionals in Fairfield reportedly earned an average salary of $51,150 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for chemistry professionals in Fairfield was $52,377 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfield.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Fairfield

10th percentile
$32,735
25th percentile
$39,195
50th percentile
$48,235
75th percentile
$62,125
90th percentile
$76,595

Chemistry professionals make a median salary of $48,235 per year in Fairfield. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,735 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $76,595 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Fairfield

Chemistry
$51,150
Biology
$67,263
Biochemistry
$73,135

Fairfield chemistry professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Fairfield

2

There are 2 accredited chemistry schools in the city. Many of Fairfield's chemistry professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Fairfield

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Fairfield's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Fairfield

associate
0
bachelor
12
master
11
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total23

In 2010 approximately 23 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Fairfield, Connecticut

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