Chemistry Schools
In Lowell, Massachusetts

The city of Lowell has only one school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the chemistry academic community in Lowell, and the future trends. Academia in chemistry includes chemistry training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lowell Vs. Massachusetts Chemistry Employment

Lowell 440
Massachusetts 6,660

Exactly 440 of Massachusetts' 6,660 chemistry professionals work in Lowell. There has been a 83% growth in the number of chemistry professionals in Lowell between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of chemistry professionals in Lowell has increased, overall employment in Lowell has decreased.

Lowell Vs. Massachusetts Chemistry employment growth

6,730 6,160 6,670 6,210 6,660
240 320 430 370 440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Lowell

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Lowell

$79,280 $78,880 $78,085 $68,265 $70,605
$49,130 $51,290 $53,380 $54,110 $55,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Lowell
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lowell

As the number of chemistry professionals in Lowell has grown, salaries for chemistry professionals have decreased. Lowell chemistry professionals made $70,605 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for chemistry professionals in Lowell was $79,280 per year. The decline in the salary of chemistry professionals in Lowell is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Lowell

10th percentile
$40,240
25th percentile
$55,545
50th percentile
$70,825
75th percentile
$85,650
90th percentile
$99,545

Chemistry professionals in Lowell make a median yearly salary of $70,825. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,240 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $99,545 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Lowell

Biology
$67,593
Chemistry
$70,605
Biochemistry
$81,047

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Lowell

1

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Lowell

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total5

Lowell's chemistry schools offer 5 chemistry degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Lowell

associate
0
bachelor
10
master
9
doctor
7
Certificate
2
Total28

In 2010 approximately 28 students completed chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Lowell, Massachusetts

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