Chemistry Schools In Pennsylvania

In Pennsylvania, there are 92 accredited schools where chemistry classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the chemistry academic community in Pennsylvania, and the future trends in chemistry training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Albright College

    1621 N. 13th St., Reading, Pennsylvania 19612-5234

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  2. Community College of Allegheny County

    800 Allegheny Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15233-1895

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  3. Allegheny College

    520 N Main St, Meadville, Pennsylvania 16335-3902

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  4. DeSales University

    2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, Pennsylvania 18034-9568

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  5. Alvernia University

    400 Saint Bernardine St, Reading, Pennsylvania 19607-1799

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  6. Arcadia University

    450 S Easton Rd, Glenside, Pennsylvania 19038-3295

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  7. Bidwell Training Center Inc

    1815 Metropolitan St, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15233

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  8. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

    400 E Second St, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 17815

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  9. Bryn Mawr College

    101 N Merion Avenue, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010

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  10. Bucknell University

    Dent Drive, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania 17837

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  11. Bucks County Community College

    275 Swamp Rd, Newtown, Pennsylvania 18940-4106

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  12. Cabrini College

    610 King of Prussia Rd, Radnor, Pennsylvania 19087-3698

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  13. California University of Pennsylvania

    250 University Ave, California, Pennsylvania 15419-1394

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  14. Carlow University

    3333 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213-3165

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  15. Carnegie Mellon University

    5000 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213-3890

    23 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. Cedar Crest College

    100 College Drive, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104-6196

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  17. Chatham University

    Woodland Rd, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15232

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  18. Chestnut Hill College

    9601 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118-2693

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  19. Clarion University of Pennsylvania

    840 Wood St, Clarion, Pennsylvania 16214

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  20. Delaware County Community College

    901 S Media Line Rd, Media, Pennsylvania 19063-1094

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  21. Delaware Valley College

    700 E Butler Ave, Doylestown, Pennsylvania 18901-2697

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  22. Dickinson College

    College and Louther Streets, Carlisle, Pennsylvania 17013-2896

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  23. Drexel University

    3141 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104

    88 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  24. Duquesne University

    Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  25. East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

    200 Prospect Street, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18301-2999

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  26. Eastern University

    1300 Eagle Rd, Saint Davids, Pennsylvania 19087-3696

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  27. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

    219 Meadville Street, Edinboro, Pennsylvania 16444-0001

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  28. Elizabethtown College

    One Alpha Dr, Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania 17022-2298

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  29. Franklin and Marshall College

    College Ave, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17604-3003

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  30. Gannon University

    109 W Sixth St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16541-0001

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  31. Geneva College

    3200 College Ave, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania 15010-3599

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  32. Gettysburg College

    300 N Washington St, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325-1486

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  33. Grove City College

    100 Campus Dr, Grove City, Pennsylvania 16127-2104

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  34. Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg

    1 HACC Dr., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17110-2999

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  35. Haverford College

    370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041-1392

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  36. Holy Family University

    9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19114-2009

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  37. Immaculata University

    1145 King Rd, Immaculata, Pennsylvania 19345-0702

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  38. Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus

    1011 South Dr 201 Sutton Hall, Indiana, Pennsylvania 15705-1098

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  39. Juniata College

    1700 Moore St, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania 16652-2196

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  40. King's College in Wilkes Barre

    133 N River St, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania 18711-0801

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  41. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

    15200 Kutztown Rd, Kutztown, Pennsylvania 19530-0730

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  42. La Roche College

    9000 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15237-5898

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  43. La Salle University

    1900 W Olney Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141-1199

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  44. Lafayette College

    High St, Easton, Pennsylvania 18042-1768

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  45. Lebanon Valley College

    101 N College Ave, Annville, Pennsylvania 17003-1400

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  46. Lehigh Carbon Community College

    4525 Education Park Dr, Schnecksville, Pennsylvania 18078-2598

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  47. Lehigh University

    27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015

    38 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  48. Lincoln University of Pennsylvania

    1570 Baltimore Pike, Lincoln University, Pennsylvania 19352-0999

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  49. Lock Haven University

    401 North Fairview Street, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania 17745-2390

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  50. Lycoming College

    700 College Place, Williamsport, Pennsylvania 17701-5192

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  51. Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

    Mansfield, Pennsylvania 16933

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  52. Mercyhurst College

    501 E 38th St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16546

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  53. Messiah College

    One College Ave, Grantham, Pennsylvania 17027

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  54. Millersville University of Pennsylvania

    1 South George Street, Lyle Hall, Millersville, Pennsylvania 17551-0302

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  55. Misericordia University

    301 Lake St, Dallas, Pennsylvania 18612-1098

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  56. Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary

    1200 Main St, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018-6650

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  57. Muhlenberg College

    2400 Chew Street, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104

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  58. Northampton County Area Community College

    3835 Green Pond Rd, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020-7599

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  59. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College

    5091 Station Rd, Erie, Pennsylvania 16563-0002

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  60. Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

    201 Old Main, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1589

    45 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  61. University of Pennsylvania

    1 College Hall 34th and Spruce Sts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6303

    5 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  62. Philadelphia University

    School House Lane and Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144-5497

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  63. University of the Sciences

    600 S 43rd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-4495

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  64. Community College of Philadelphia

    1700 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130-3991

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  65. University of Pittsburgh-Bradford

    300 Campus Drive, Bradford, Pennsylvania 16701

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  66. University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg

    150 Finoli Drive, Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601

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  67. University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown

    450 Schoolhouse Road, Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15904

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  68. University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus

    4200 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  69. Reading Area Community College

    10 S Second St, Reading, Pennsylvania 19603-1706

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  70. Rosemont College

    1400 Montgomery Ave, Rosemont, Pennsylvania 19010-1699

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  71. Saint Francis University

    117 Evergreen Dr, Loretto, Pennsylvania 15940

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  72. Saint Joseph's University

    5600 City Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131-1395

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  73. Saint Vincent College

    300 Fraser Purchase Rd, Latrobe, Pennsylvania 15650-2690

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  74. University of Scranton

    800 Linden Street, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510-4629

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  75. Seton Hill University

    1 Seton Hill Dr, Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601

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  76. Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

    1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania 17257-2299

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  77. Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

    1 Morrow Way, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania 16057-1383

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  78. Susquehanna University

    514 University Ave, Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania 17870-1025

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  79. Swarthmore College

    500 College Ave, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

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  80. Temple University

    1801 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122-6096

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  81. Thiel College

    75 College Ave, Greenville, Pennsylvania 16125-2181

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  82. Ursinus College

    601 E. Main St, Collegeville, Pennsylvania 19426-1000

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  83. Villanova University

    800 Lancaster Avenue, Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085-1699

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  84. Washington & Jefferson College

    60 S Lincoln St, Washington, Pennsylvania 15301

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  85. Waynesburg University

    51 W College St, Waynesburg, Pennsylvania 15370-1257

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  86. West Chester University of Pennsylvania

    University Avenue and High Street, West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383

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  87. Westminster College in New Wilmington

    319 South Market Street, New Wilmington, Pennsylvania 16172

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  88. Westmoreland County Community College

    145 Pavilion Lane, Youngwood, Pennsylvania 15697-1895

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  89. Widener University-Main Campus

    One University Place, Chester, Pennsylvania 19013-5792

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  90. Wilkes University

    84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18766

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  91. Wilson College

    1015 Philadelphia Ave, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201-1285

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  92. York College Pennsylvania

    441 Country Club Rd, York, Pennsylvania 17403-3651

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Cities

  1. Chemistry Schools in Philadelphia, PA10 Schools
  2. Chemistry Schools in Pittsburgh, PA8 Schools
  3. Chemistry Schools in Erie, PA3 Schools
  4. Chemistry Schools in Bethlehem, PA3 Schools
  5. Chemistry Schools in Reading, PA3 Schools
  6. Chemistry Schools in Greensburg, PA2 Schools
  7. Chemistry Schools in Allentown, PA2 Schools
  8. Chemistry Schools in Clarion, PA1 Schools
  9. Chemistry Schools in Lancaster, PA1 Schools
  10. Chemistry Schools in Newtown, PA1 Schools
  11. Chemistry Schools in Beaver Falls, PA1 Schools
  12. Chemistry Schools in Meadville, PA1 Schools
  13. Chemistry Schools in Williamsport, PA1 Schools
  14. Chemistry Schools in Bryn Mawr, PA1 Schools
  15. Chemistry Schools in Edinboro, PA1 Schools
  16. Chemistry Schools in Lock Haven, PA1 Schools
  17. Chemistry Schools in Chester, PA1 Schools
  18. Chemistry Schools in Washington, PA1 Schools
  19. Chemistry Schools in Bloomsburg, PA1 Schools
  20. Chemistry Schools in Waynesburg, PA1 Schools
  21. Chemistry Schools in Huntingdon, PA1 Schools
  22. Chemistry Schools in Lewisburg, PA1 Schools
  23. Chemistry Schools in Glenside, PA1 Schools
  24. Chemistry Schools in California, PA1 Schools
  25. Chemistry Schools in Bradford, PA1 Schools
  26. Chemistry Schools in Selinsgrove, PA1 Schools
  27. Chemistry Schools in Haverford, PA1 Schools
  28. Chemistry Schools in Mansfield, PA1 Schools
  29. Chemistry Schools in Media, PA1 Schools
  30. Chemistry Schools in Latrobe, PA1 Schools
  31. Chemistry Schools in Annville, PA1 Schools
  32. Chemistry Schools in Center Valley, PA1 Schools
  33. Chemistry Schools in Swarthmore, PA1 Schools
  34. Chemistry Schools in Youngwood, PA1 Schools
  35. Chemistry Schools in Carlisle, PA1 Schools
  36. Chemistry Schools in Easton, PA1 Schools
  37. Chemistry Schools in West Chester, PA1 Schools
  38. Chemistry Schools in Indiana, PA1 Schools
  39. Chemistry Schools in Elizabethtown, PA1 Schools
  40. Chemistry Schools in Schnecksville, PA1 Schools
  41. Chemistry Schools in Collegeville, PA1 Schools
  42. Chemistry Schools in Johnstown, PA1 Schools
  43. Chemistry Schools in Harrisburg, PA1 Schools
  44. Chemistry Schools in Kutztown, PA1 Schools
  45. Chemistry Schools in Loretto, PA1 Schools
  46. Chemistry Schools in Chambersburg, PA1 Schools
  47. Chemistry Schools in East Stroudsburg, PA1 Schools
  48. Chemistry Schools in Slippery Rock, PA1 Schools
  49. Chemistry Schools in Shippensburg, PA1 Schools
  50. Chemistry Schools in Scranton, PA1 Schools
  51. Chemistry Schools in Greenville, PA1 Schools
  52. Chemistry Schools in Gettysburg, PA1 Schools
  53. Chemistry Schools in Dallas, PA1 Schools
  54. Chemistry Schools in Grove City, PA1 Schools
  55. Chemistry Schools in York, PA1 Schools
  56. Chemistry Schools in Wilkes-Barre, PA1 Schools
  57. Chemistry Schools in New Wilmington, PA1 Schools
  58. Chemistry Schools in Millersville, PA1 Schools
  59. Chemistry Schools in Doylestown, PA1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Pennsylvania Vs. National Chemistry Employment

Pennsylvania 10,160
National 212,310

Of all of the chemistry professionals in the country, nearly 5% are in the state of Pennsylvania.

Employment Growth for Chemistry professionals In Pennsylvania

12,920 12,330 12,820 11,460 10,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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In Pennsylvania, the field of chemistry is shrinking. 2,760 less chemistry professionals were working in Pennsylvania in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of chemistry professionals has shrunk by 21%. This decline 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 Pennsylvania

$47,148 $50,398 $51,232 $52,422 $52,048
$44,448 $45,778 $47,594 $49,448 $50,581
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Pennsylvania, as the number of chemistry professionals is declining, the salaries earned by chemistry professionals are increasing. Chemistry professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $47,148 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $52,048 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Pennsylvania

10th percentile
$32,968
25th percentile
$38,725
50th percentile
$48,655
75th percentile
$63,075
90th percentile
$78,075

Thus, chemistry professionals' salaries grew by 9% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 137% 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 Pennsylvania.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Pennsylvania

Biochemistry
$78,997
Biology
$62,102
Chemistry
$52,048
Physics
$102,430

Chemistry professionals in Pennsylvania earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
12
bachelor
95
master
16
doctor
10
Certificate
1
Total134

The number of students graduating from the 92 accredited chemistry schools in Pennsylvania is increasing. In Pennsylvania, there were 1,002 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,054 graduates from chemistry courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 5% percent increase in the number of chemistry school degree or certificate graduates in Pennsylvania. 71% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in chemistry.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Pennsylvania

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