Chemistry Schools
In Princeton, New Jersey

The city of Princeton has only one school where chemistry faculty can find employment. The trends in Princeton'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

Princeton Vs. New Jersey Chemistry Employment

Princeton 340
New Jersey 10,370

Exactly 340 of the 10,370 chemistry professionals employed in New Jersey, work in Princeton. There has been a 55% decline in the number of chemistry professionals in Princeton between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for chemistry professionals in Princeton has decreased, overall employment in Princeton has also decreased.

Princeton Vs. New Jersey Chemistry employment growth

12,410 13,330 13,830 11,420 10,370
750 560 610 500 340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Princeton

Chemistry VS. All professions salaries in Princeton

$50,393 $59,815 $61,980 $62,205 $58,903
$49,020 $51,010 $52,870 $55,090 $56,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry in Princeton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Princeton

As the number of chemistry professionals in Princeton has shrunk, salaries for chemistry professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $58,903 per year was earned by chemistry professionals in Princeton. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for chemistry professionals in Princeton was $50,393 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Princeton.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Princeton

10th percentile
$38,130
25th percentile
$47,037
50th percentile
$58,540
75th percentile
$71,233
90th percentile
$81,437

Chemistry professionals in Princeton make a median yearly salary of $58,540. The 10% of chemistry professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,130 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 114% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Princeton

Chemistry
$58,903
Biology
$65,765
Biochemistry
$69,763
Physics
$102,000

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

Educational Trends

Chemistry schools in Princeton

1

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

Chemistry Programs Offered In Princeton

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Princeton's chemistry schools offer 3 chemistry degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Chemistry Degrees In Princeton

associate
0
bachelor
33
master
21
doctor
19
Certificate
0
Total73

In 2010 approximately 73 students graduated from chemistry courses.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Princeton, New Jersey

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