Chemistry Schools
In Kirkland, Washington

The city of Kirkland has only one school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The trends in Kirkland's chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes chemistry training at the chemistry associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kirkland Vs. Washington Chemistry Employment

Kirkland 1,250
Washington 4,060

Of the 4,060 chemistry professionals employed in Washington State, 1,250 work in Kirkland. Between 2006 and 2010, in Kirkland, there has been a 24% growth in the number of chemistry professionals. As the number of chemistry professionals in Kirkland has increased, overall employment in Kirkland has also increased.

Kirkland Vs. Washington Chemistry employment growth

2,820 2,980 3,170 3,180 4,060
1,010 1,080 1,220 1,010 1,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Kirkland

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Kirkland

$48,030 $50,623 $49,977 $50,853 $49,980
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Kirkland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kirkland

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Kirkland have increased. Kirkland chemistry professionals made $49,980 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for chemistry professionals in Kirkland was $48,030 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Kirkland.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Kirkland

10th percentile
$31,260
25th percentile
$39,357
50th percentile
$47,770
75th percentile
$59,390
90th percentile
$72,643

Chemistry professionals in Kirkland earn a median salary of $47,770 per year. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,260 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $72,643 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Kirkland

Chemistry
$49,980
Biology
$63,776
Biochemistry
$69,747
Physics
$113,730

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Kirkland

1

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Kirkland

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Kirkland

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Approximately 2 students graduated from chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Kirkland, Washington

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