Chemistry Schools
In Petersburg, Virginia

The city of Petersburg 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 Petersburg, and the future trends. Academia in chemistry includes chemistry training at the chemistry bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Petersburg Vs. Virginia Chemistry Employment

Petersburg 880
Virginia 4,080

Of the 4,080 chemistry professionals employed in Virginia, 880 work in Petersburg. The number of chemistry professionals in Petersburg has shrunk by 2% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Petersburg has increased.

Petersburg Vs. Virginia Chemistry employment growth

4,440 4,380 3,740 3,540 4,080
900 880 870 960 880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Petersburg

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Petersburg

$49,915 $53,445 $51,740 $53,075 $49,580
$39,450 $40,760 $42,550 $43,740 $44,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Petersburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Petersburg

In Petersburg, salaries for chemistry professionals have decreased. In 2010 Petersburg chemistry professionals earned an average yearly salary of $49,580. The average salary for chemistry professionals in Petersburg was $49,915 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Petersburg.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Petersburg

10th percentile
$29,718
25th percentile
$36,645
50th percentile
$47,905
75th percentile
$60,718
90th percentile
$72,640

Chemistry professionals make a median salary of $47,905 per year in Petersburg. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,718 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $72,640 per year.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Petersburg

Chemistry
$49,580
Biology
$52,825
Biochemistry
$70,740

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Petersburg

1

Many of Petersburg's chemistry professionals are graduates of the only accredited chemistry school in the city.

Chemistry Programs Offered In Petersburg

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in chemistry offered by Petersburg's chemistry school.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Petersburg

associate
0
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total5

Approximately 5 students completed chemistry courses in 2010.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Petersburg, Virginia

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