Chemistry Schools
In Louisville, Kentucky

Chemistry faculty can choose to work at one of 3 chemistry schools in Louisville. The trends in Louisville's chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes chemistry training at the following levels:

  • Chemistry Certificate
  • Associates degree in Chemistry
  • Bachelors degree in Chemistry
  • Masters degree in Chemistry
  • PhD degree in Chemistry


Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Chemistry Employment

Louisville 790
Kentucky 2,360

Exactly 790 of the 2,360 chemistry professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Louisville. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of chemistry professionals in Louisville has shrunk by 33%. Overall employment in Louisville has increased.

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Chemistry employment growth

3,550 3,360 2,740 2,370 2,360
1,180 1,430 1,070 810 790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Louisville

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Louisville

$48,163 $48,718 $47,578 $48,698 $52,105
$35,730 $37,410 $38,920 $39,970 $40,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Louisville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Louisville

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Louisville have increased. Louisville chemistry professionals made $52,105 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Louisville was $48,163 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of chemistry professionals in Louisville is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Louisville

10th percentile
$34,625
25th percentile
$41,478
50th percentile
$49,402
75th percentile
$61,365
90th percentile
$74,535

Chemistry professionals in Louisville make a median yearly salary of $49,402. The difference in pay between the chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 115%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,625 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $74,535 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Louisville

Chemistry
$52,105
Biology
$58,060
Biochemistry
$65,060

On average chemistry professionals in Louisville earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Louisville.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Louisville

3

Many of Louisville's chemistry professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited chemistry schools in the city.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Louisville

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in chemistry offered by Louisville's chemistry schools.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Louisville

associate
3
bachelor
23
master
5
doctor
9
Certificate
2
Total42

In 2010 approximately 42 students completed chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Louisville, Kentucky

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