Chemistry Schools
In Pasadena, California

In Pasadena, there is only one chemistry school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The trends in Pasadena's chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes chemistry training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Pasadena Vs. California Chemistry Employment

Pasadena 5,160
California 22,090

Exactly 5,160 of California's 22,090 chemistry professionals work in Pasadena. There has been a 50% growth in the number of chemistry professionals in Pasadena between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Pasadena has also increased.

Pasadena Vs. California Chemistry employment growth

19,550 20,880 22,330 21,750 22,090
3,450 3,630 4,170 4,820 5,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Pasadena

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Pasadena

$49,550 $52,533 $53,825 $52,382 $52,440
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Pasadena
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pasadena

Salaries for chemistry professionals in Pasadena have increased. Pasadena chemistry professionals made $52,440 per year, on average, in 2010. Chemistry professionals in Pasadena made a yearly average salary of $49,550, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Pasadena.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Pasadena

10th percentile
$34,870
25th percentile
$40,600
50th percentile
$49,908
75th percentile
$62,375
90th percentile
$75,248

Pasadena chemistry professionals earn a median yearly salary of $49,908. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,870 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 116% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Pasadena

Chemistry
$52,440
Biology
$65,015
Biochemistry
$72,600
Physics
$87,950

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Pasadena

1

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Pasadena

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total5

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

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Pasadena

associate
0
bachelor
16
master
5
doctor
40
Certificate
0
Total61

Approximately 61 students completed chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Pasadena, California

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