Chemistry Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

Chemistry faculty can choose to work at one of 3 chemistry schools in Norfolk. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the city of Norfolk, which encompasses chemistry training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Chemistry Employment

Norfolk 520
Virginia 4,080

Exactly 520 of Virginia's 4,080 chemistry professionals work in Norfolk. The number of chemistry professionals in Norfolk has grown by 24% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Norfolk has also increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Chemistry employment growth

4,440 4,380 3,740 3,540 4,080
420 420 520 460 520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$53,853 $52,830 $50,827 $51,608 $49,437
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Norfolk have decreased. Norfolk chemistry professionals made $49,437 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Norfolk was $53,853 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Norfolk.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Norfolk

10th percentile
$30,750
25th percentile
$39,363
50th percentile
$48,637
75th percentile
$59,327
90th percentile
$68,460

Chemistry professionals make a median salary of $48,637 per year in Norfolk. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,750 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 123% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Norfolk

Chemistry
$49,437
Biology
$50,770
Biochemistry
$62,375
Physics
$98,960

Norfolk chemistry professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Norfolk

3

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Norfolk

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total5

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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Norfolk

associate
0
bachelor
20
master
7
doctor
3
Certificate
0
Total30

In 2010 approximately 30 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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