Chemistry Schools
In Fairmont, West Virginia

In Fairmont, there is only one chemistry school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The trends in Fairmont's chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairmont Vs. West Virginia Chemistry Employment

Fairmont 80
West Virginia 1,540

Exactly 80 of West Virginia's 1,540 chemistry professionals work in Fairmont. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in Fairmont has shrunk by 47%. Overall employment in Fairmont has increased.

Fairmont 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: Fairmont

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Fairmont

$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 Fairmont
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairmont

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

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Fairmont

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

Chemistry professionals in Fairmont 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 $61,630 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Fairmont

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

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Fairmont

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Fairmont

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Fairmont

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Approximately 3 students graduated from chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Fairmont, West Virginia

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