Chemistry Schools In Maine

There are 8 accredited chemistry schools in Maine for faculty who teach chemistry classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the state of Maine, which encompasses chemistry training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Bates College

    2 Andrews Road, Lewiston, Maine 04240

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  2. Bowdoin College

    5700 College Station - President's Office, Brunswick, Maine 04011-8448

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  3. Colby College

    4000 Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville, Maine 04901-8840

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  4. Husson University

    1 College Circle, Bangor, Maine 04401-2999

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  5. University of Maine

    Orono, Maine 04469

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  6. University of New England

    11 Hills Beach Rd, Biddeford, Maine 04005-9599

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  7. Saint Joseph's College of Maine

    278 Whites Bridge Rd, Standish, Maine 04084-5236

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  8. University of Southern Maine

    96 Falmouth St, Portland, Maine 04103

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Maine Vs. National Chemistry Employment

Maine 760
National 212,310

Of all of the chemistry professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Maine.

Employment Growth for Chemistry professionals In Maine

430 400 560 660 760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Chemistry is a growing field in Maine. In 2010 there were 330 more chemistry professionals working in Maine than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of chemistry has grown by 77% in Maine. This growth is faster than the national trend for chemistry professionals which shows a 5% decrease in the number of chemistry professionals working around the nation.

Chemistry VS. All Professions salaries in Maine

$40,983 $43,637 $46,978 $49,412 $50,498
$40,902 $42,204 $44,287 $45,290 $46,296
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to chemistry professionals are growing in Maine. In 2006 chemistry professionals made a mean salary of $40,983 per year, and in 2010 they made $50,498 per year.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Maine

10th percentile
$33,020
25th percentile
$38,075
50th percentile
$44,968
75th percentile
$57,382
90th percentile
$79,798

This represents a growth in salaries of 19%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 142% pay differential between the highest paid chemistry professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of chemistry in Maine.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Maine

Biochemistry
$62,415
Biology
$57,973
Chemistry
$50,498
Physics
$105,190

In Maine, chemistry professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Chemistry programs available for each degree type for all schools in Maine

associate
0
bachelor
10
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total12

The number of students graduating from the 8 accredited chemistry schools in Maine is increasing. In Maine, there were 41 graduates in 2006. And there were 52 graduates from chemistry courses in 2010.

This represents a 27% increase in the number of chemistry degree or certificate school graduates in Maine state. Most of these graduates, or 83%, earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Maine

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