Chemistry Schools
In Golden, Colorado

Chemistry faculty can choose to work at only one chemistry school in Golden. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the chemistry academic community in Golden, and the future trends. Academia in chemistry includes chemistry training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Golden Vs. Colorado Chemistry Employment

Golden 1,250
Colorado 2,790

Exactly 1,250 of Colorado's 2,790 chemistry professionals work in Golden. There has been a 5% decline in the number of chemistry professionals in Golden between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Golden has decreased, overall employment in Golden has increased.

Golden Vs. Colorado Chemistry employment growth

3,060 3,620 3,720 3,650 2,790
1,310 1,460 1,170 1,160 1,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Golden

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Golden

$47,513 $49,883 $55,360 $58,535 $53,260
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Golden
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Golden

As the number of chemistry professionals in Golden has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 Golden chemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,260. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Golden was $47,513 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Golden is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Golden

10th percentile
$30,303
25th percentile
$38,233
50th percentile
$50,947
75th percentile
$66,653
90th percentile
$81,470

Chemistry professionals in Golden make a median yearly salary of $50,947. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,303 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 169% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Golden

Chemistry
$53,260
Biology
$68,420
Biochemistry
$93,690
Physics
$94,950

On average chemistry professional salaries in Golden are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Golden

1

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Golden

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total5

There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Golden's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Golden

associate
0
bachelor
12
master
4
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total21

In 2010 approximately 21 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Golden, Colorado

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